Graduates earn 962 degrees, certificates from Bucks County Community College


About 23.2 percent of the 962 degrees and certificates handed out by the Bucks County Community College 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 Newtown conferred 220 associate's degrees and 3 certificates in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Business Administration and Management, General. Data shows the school gave out 196 associate's degrees in Business Administration and Management, General, followed by 82 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies and 74 associate's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.

The college enrolled 8,232 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
Business Administration and Management, General
196
-
196
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
9
3
12
Small Business Administration/Management
5
-
5
Tourism and Travel Services Management
5
-
5
Business/Commerce, General
3
-
3
Retailing and Retail Operations
1
-
1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
1
-
1
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
220
3
223
23.2
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
74
-
74
Medical/Clinical Assistant
10
13
23
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
-
22
22
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
7
8
15
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
9
-
9
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
-
-
-
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
-
-
-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
100
43
143
14.9
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
82
-
82
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
10
-
10
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
4
-
4
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
96
-
96
10
Information Science/Studies
23
-
23
Computer and Information Sciences, General
19
-
19
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
13
2
15
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
4
1
5
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
3
-
3
Network and System Administration/Administrator
2
-
2
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
64
3
67
7
Psychology, General
65
-
65
Psychology total
65
-
65
6.8
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
42
1
43
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
7
-
7
History Teacher Education
7
-
7
Mathematics Teacher Education
4
-
4
Biology Teacher Education
-
-
-
Chemistry Teacher Education
-
-
-
Education total
60
1
61
6.3
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
56
-
56
Fire Services Administration
-
-
-
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
-
-
-
Critical Infrastructure Protection
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
56
-
56
5.8
Music, General
14
-
14
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
12
-
12
Visual and Performing Arts, General
12
-
12
Commercial and Advertising Art
11
-
11
Commercial Photography
4
3
7
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
-
-
-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
53
3
56
5.8
Human Development and Family Studies, General
19
-
19
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
10
1
11
Child Care and Support Services Management
-
-
-
Child Care Provider/Assistant
-
-
-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
29
1
30
3.1
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
10
17
27
Legal Professions and Studies total
10
17
27
2.8
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
19
-
19
Chemical Technology/Technician
5
-
5
Science Technologies/Technicians total
24
-
24
2.5
Industrial Technology/Technician
15
-
15
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
-
4
4
Engineering Technology, General
3
-
3
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
18
4
22
2.3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
16
-
16
Journalism
2
-
2
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
18
-
18
1.9
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
10
-
10
Historic Preservation and Conservation
-
7
7
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
10
7
17
1.8
Neuroscience
8
-
8
Biotechnology
-
5
5
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
8
5
13
1.4
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
7
-
7
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
6
-
6
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
-
-
-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
13
-
13
1.4
Environmental Science
7
-
7
Natural Resources and Conservation total
7
-
7
0.7
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
3
2
5
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
2
-
2
Personal and Culinary Services total
5
2
7
0.7
History, General
6
-
6
History total
6
-
6
0.6
Women's Studies
2
-
2
American/United States Studies/Civilization
2
-
2
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
4
-
4
0.4
Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector
4
-
4
Construction Trades total
4
-
4
0.4
Mathematics, General
3
-
3
Mathematics and Statistics total
3
-
3
0.3
English Language and Literature, General
-
-
-
English Language and Literature/Letters total
-
-
-
-
Cabinetmaking and Millwork
-
-
-
Precision Production total
-
-
-
-

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