Graduates earn 3,286 degrees, certificates from Villanova University


About 34.6 percent of the 3,286 degrees and certificates handed out by the Villanova University 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 private not-for-profit institution in Villanova conferred 702 master's degrees and 429 bachelor's degrees in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a master's degree in Business Administration and Management, General. Data shows the school gave out 313 master's degrees in Business Administration and Management, General, followed by 258 bachelor's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and 217 bachelor's degrees in Finance, General.

The university enrolled 10,842 students for 2016-17, including 6,999 in undergraduate programs and 3,843 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
Business Administration and Management, General
12
313
1
326
Finance, General
217
21
-
238
Human Resources Development
-
185
-
185
Accounting
84
25
4
113
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
70
-
-
70
Taxation
-
60
-
60
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
-
60
-
60
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
-
38
-
38
Management Information Systems, General
20
-
-
20
Business/Managerial Economics
18
-
-
18
Organizational Leadership
5
-
-
5
Management Information Systems and Services, Other
3
-
-
3
Real Estate
-
-
-
-
International Business/Trade/Commerce
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
429
702
5
1,136
34.6
Mechanical Engineering
78
21
5
104
Chemical Engineering
77
17
2
96
Civil Engineering, General
62
26
-
88
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
30
10
2
42
Computer Engineering, General
24
8
1
33
Computer Software Engineering
-
19
-
19
Engineering, Other
-
9
4
13
Water Resources Engineering
-
9
4
13
Biochemical Engineering
-
6
3
9
Engineering, General
-
9
-
9
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
-
-
-
-
Engineering total
271
134
21
426
13
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
258
-
-
258
Nursing Education
-
22
1
23
Nurse Anesthetist
-
21
-
21
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
13
1
14
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
-
13
-
13
Nursing Practice
-
6
-
6
Nursing Administration
-
5
-
5
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
-
4
1
5
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
-
-
1
1
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
258
84
4
346
10.5
Economics, General
94
-
-
94
Political Science and Government, General
79
13
-
92
Sociology
6
-
-
6
Criminology
3
-
-
3
Political Science and Government, Other
-
-
-
-
Geography
-
-
-
-
American Government and Politics (United States)
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
182
13
-
195
5.9
Law
-
158
-
158
Tax Law/Taxation
-
22
-
22
Legal Professions and Studies total
-
180
-
180
5.5
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
145
13
-
158
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
-
-
5
5
Communication and Media Studies, Other
-
-
4
4
Organizational Communication, General
-
-
2
2
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
-
-
1
1
Mass Communication/Media Studies
-
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
145
13
12
170
5.2
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
82
23
-
105
Biochemistry
22
-
-
22
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
104
23
-
127
3.9
Public Administration
-
79
30
109
Human Services, General
-
-
-
-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
-
79
30
109
3.3
Psychology, General
66
21
-
87
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
18
-
-
18
Psychology total
84
21
-
105
3.2
Computer and Information Sciences, General
34
42
6
82
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
34
42
6
82
2.5
Mathematics, General
38
11
-
49
Statistics, General
-
16
-
16
Mathematics and Statistics total
38
27
-
65
2
English Language and Literature, General
44
14
-
58
English Language and Literature/Letters total
44
14
-
58
1.8
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
26
-
26
Secondary Education and Teaching
4
14
-
18
Education, Other
-
9
-
9
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship
-
-
-
-
Education total
4
49
-
53
1.6
Physical Sciences
24
-
-
24
Chemistry, General
6
13
-
19
Astronomy
6
-
-
6
Physics, General
4
-
-
4
Physical Sciences total
40
13
-
53
1.6
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
25
4
1
30
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
6
-
-
6
General Studies
4
-
-
4
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
35
4
1
40
1.2
History, General
13
24
-
37
History total
13
24
-
37
1.1
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
-
17
2
19
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
4
-
-
4
Visual and Performing Arts total
4
17
2
23
0.7
Philosophy
2
14
-
16
Islamic Studies
1
-
-
1
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
3
14
-
17
0.5
Spanish Language and Literature
2
5
-
7
French Language and Literature
4
-
-
4
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
-
3
-
3
Italian Language and Literature
1
-
-
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
7
8
-
15
0.5
Environmental Science
13
-
-
13
Environmental Studies
2
-
-
2
Natural Resources and Conservation total
15
-
-
15
0.5
Theology/Theological Studies
1
9
5
15
Theology and Religious Vocations total
1
9
5
15
0.5
International/Global Studies
7
-
-
7
Ancient Studies/Civilization
-
-
2
2
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
2
-
-
2
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
9
-
2
11
0.3
Communications Technology/Technician
5
-
-
5
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
5
-
-
5
0.1
Women's Studies
1
-
2
3
Latin American Studies
-
-
-
-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
1
-
2
3
0.1

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