About 29.2 percent of the 449 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Puerto Rico-Ponce in 2016-17 were to students in Psychology programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the public institution in Ponce conferred 131 bachelor's degrees in Psychology programs.
But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other. Data shows the school gave out 82 bachelor's degrees in Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other, followed by 74 bachelor's degrees in Psychology, Other and 57 bachelor's degrees in Forensic Psychology.
The university enrolled 3,630 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
Elementary Education and Teaching
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total