Graduates earn 870 degrees, certificates from EDIC College

About 85.5 percent of the 870 degrees and certificates handed out by the EDIC College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs 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 private for-profit institution in Caguas conferred 525 certificates and 219 associate's degrees in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.

But the single most popular program was for a certificate in Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant. Data shows the school gave out 131 certificates in Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant, followed by 118 certificates in Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary and 105 associate's degrees in Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer.

The college enrolled 1,124 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
-
131
131
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
-
118
118
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
105
-
105
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
-
104
104
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
82
-
82
Surgical Technology/Technologist
-
65
65
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
60
60
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
-
39
39
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
32
-
32
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
-
8
8
Nursing Science
-
-
-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
219
525
744
85.5
Cardiovascular Science
57
-
57
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
57
-
57
6.5
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
-
51
51
Education total
-
51
51
5.9
Optics/Optical Sciences
18
-
18
Physical Sciences total
18
-
18
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