About 37.1 percent of the 132 degrees and certificates handed out by Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related 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 Furnace conferred 37 bachelor's degrees and 12 associate's degrees in health professions and related programs.
But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in general human development and family studies. Data shows the school gave out 22 bachelor's degrees in general human development and family studies, followed by 21 bachelor's degrees in general business/commerce and 19 bachelor's degrees in registered nursing/registered nurse.
The university enrolled 652 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
Mining and Mineral Engineering
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total