About 36.2 percent of the 542 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Puerto Rico-Carolina in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 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 Carolina conferred 196 bachelor's degrees in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs.
But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Forensic Psychology. Data shows the school gave out 123 bachelor's degrees in Forensic Psychology, followed by 89 bachelor's degrees in Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration and 77 bachelor's degrees in Hotel/Motel Administration/Management.
The university enrolled 3,920 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
Business Administration and Management, General
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
Commercial and Advertising Art
Visual and Performing Arts total