Graduates earn 1,532 degrees, certificates from Emporia State University

About 40.9 percent of the 1,532 degrees and certificates handed out by the Emporia State University in 2016-17 were to students in Education 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 Emporia conferred 397 master's degrees and 186 bachelor's degrees in Education programs.

But the single most popular program was for a master's degree in Library and Information Science. Data shows the school gave out 145 master's degrees in Library and Information Science, followed by 122 bachelor's degrees in Elementary Education and Teaching and 90 master's degrees in Physical Education Teaching and Coaching.

The university enrolled 5,887 students for 2016-17, including 3,702 in undergraduate programs and 2,185 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Elementary Education and Teaching
122
-
-
122
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
5
90
-
95
Educational/Instructional Technology
-
43
31
74
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
55
10
65
Curriculum and Instruction
-
60
-
60
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
45
-
45
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
23
-
23
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
-
23
-
23
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
-
17
2
19
Mathematics Teacher Education
18
-
-
18
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
-
18
-
18
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
-
15
-
15
Business Teacher Education
5
8
-
13
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
10
-
-
10
Social Studies Teacher Education
8
-
-
8
Biology Teacher Education
5
-
-
5
Physics Teacher Education
3
-
-
3
Speech Teacher Education
3
-
-
3
Music Teacher Education
3
-
-
3
Art Teacher Education
2
-
-
2
Foreign Language Teacher Education
2
-
-
2
Health Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Education total
186
397
43
626
40.9
Business Administration and Management, General
62
45
-
107
Accounting
33
23
-
56
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
12
-
-
12
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
9
-
-
9
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
116
68
-
184
12
Library and Information Science
-
146
-
146
Library Science, Other
-
-
22
22
Archives/Archival Administration
-
-
5
5
Library Science total
-
146
27
173
11.3
Public Health Education and Promotion
33
-
-
33
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
12
17
-
29
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
28
-
-
28
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
-
18
-
18
Art Therapy/Therapist
-
9
-
9
Athletic Training/Trainer
3
-
-
3
Health Professions and Related Programs total
76
44
-
120
7.8
Psychology, General
41
3
-
44
School Psychology
-
7
9
16
Clinical Psychology
-
7
-
7
Developmental and Child Psychology
-
-
-
-
Psychology total
41
17
9
67
4.4
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
21
21
-
42
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
9
-
-
9
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
30
21
-
51
3.3
Sociology
21
-
-
21
Economics, General
14
-
-
14
Political Science and Government, General
4
-
-
4
Social Sciences, General
2
-
-
2
Social Sciences total
41
-
-
41
2.7
Art/Art Studies, General
21
-
-
21
Music, General
5
2
-
7
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
7
-
-
7
Visual and Performing Arts total
33
2
-
35
2.3
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
34
-
-
34
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
34
-
-
34
2.2
Information Science/Studies
24
-
-
24
Computer and Information Sciences, General
7
-
-
7
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
31
-
-
31
2
Physical Sciences
-
15
-
15
Geology/Earth Science, General
7
-
-
7
Chemistry, General
4
-
-
4
Physics, General
4
-
-
4
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
-
-
1
1
Physical Sciences total
15
15
1
31
2
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
20
-
-
20
Forensic Science and Technology
-
10
-
10
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
20
10
-
30
2
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
27
-
-
27
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
27
-
-
27
1.8
English Language and Literature, General
16
7
-
23
English Language and Literature/Letters total
16
7
-
23
1.5
Mathematics, General
2
21
-
23
Mathematics and Statistics total
2
21
-
23
1.5
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
19
-
-
19
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
19
-
-
19
1.2
History, General
9
8
-
17
History total
9
8
-
17
1.1
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
-
-
-
-
-

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