Graduates earn 441 degrees, certificates from Harcum College

About 49 percent of the 441 degrees and certificates handed out by the Harcum College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure fr


About 49 percent of the 441 degrees and certificates handed out by the Harcum College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs 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 Mawr conferred 204 associate's degrees and 12 certificates in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Human Services, General. Data shows the school gave out 88 associate's degrees in Human Services, General, followed by 66 associate's degrees in Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant and 46 associate's degrees in Child Care Provider/Assistant.

The college enrolled 1,530 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
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
66
-
66
Occupational Therapist Assistant
36
-
36
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
34
-
34
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
25
-
25
Dental Assisting/Assistant
13
12
25
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
13
-
13
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
6
-
6
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
4
-
4
Histologic Technician
3
-
3
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
3
-
3
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
1
-
1
Health Professions and Related Programs total
204
12
216
49
Human Services, General
88
-
88
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
88
-
88
19.9
Child Care Provider/Assistant
46
-
46
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
46
-
46
10.4
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
26
-
26
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
26
-
26
5.9
General Studies
16
-
16
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
16
-
16
3.6
Urban Education and Leadership
14
-
14
Education total
14
-
14
3.2
Animal Health
13
-
13
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
13
-
13
3
Interior Design
8
-
8
Fashion/Apparel Design
4
-
4
Visual and Performing Arts total
12
-
12
2.7
Business Administration and Management, General
5
-
5
Retailing and Retail Operations
2
-
2
Accounting
-
-
-
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
7
-
7
1.6
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
3
-
3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
3
-
3
0.7

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