About 67.6 percent of the 1,350 degrees and certificates handed out by the Mech-Tech College in 2016-17 were to students in Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 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 873 certificates and 39 associate's degrees in Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians programs.
But the single most popular program was for a certificate in Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician. Data shows the school gave out 482 certificates in Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician, followed by 199 certificates in Welding Technology/Welder and 111 certificates in Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician.
The college enrolled 2,707 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Mechanics and Repairers, General
Marine Maintenance/Fitter and Ship Repair Technology/Technician
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other
Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General
Precision Systems Maintenance and Repair Technologies, Other
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
Tool and Die Technology/Technician
Precision Production total
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
Construction Trades total
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
Health Professions and Related Programs total