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Graduates earn 5,021 degrees, certificates from University of Chicago

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By Local Labs News Service | Jul 1, 2018

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About 26 percent of the 5,021 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Chicago 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 Chicago conferred 1265 master's degrees and 28 certificates 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 1255 master's degrees in Business Administration and Management, General, followed by 315 bachelor's degrees in Econometrics and Quantitative Economics and 216 doctor's degrees in Law.

The university enrolled 15,775 students for 2016-17, including 6,001 in undergraduate programs and 9,774 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
-
1,255
-
1,255
Business/Commerce, General
-
22
-
22
Finance, General
-
-
16
16
Marketing Research
-
-
12
12
International Business/Trade/Commerce
-
2
-
2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
-
1,279
28
1,307
26
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
315
45
-
360
Social Sciences, General
-
213
-
213
Political Science and Government, General
106
29
-
135
International Relations and Affairs
20
41
-
61
Anthropology
20
21
-
41
Sociology
13
24
-
37
Economics, General
-
3
21
24
Social Sciences, Other
13
-
-
13
Geography
9
-
-
9
Social Sciences total
496
376
21
893
17.8
Public Policy Analysis, General
75
158
29
262
Social Work
-
212
-
212
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
75
370
29
474
9.4
Mathematics, General
132
32
-
164
Statistics, General
25
104
-
129
Financial Mathematics
-
110
-
110
Mathematics and Statistics total
157
246
-
403
8
Law
-
216
-
216
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
-
75
-
75
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
-
2
-
2
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law
-
-
-
-
Legal Professions and Studies total
-
293
-
293
5.8
Physics, General
57
38
-
95
Chemistry, General
23
68
-
91
Physical Sciences
-
24
-
24
Geophysics and Seismology
11
10
-
21
Chemistry, Other
20
-
-
20
Astronomy
-
4
-
4
Physical Sciences total
111
144
-
255
5.1
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
148
1
-
149
Anatomy
-
12
-
12
Biophysics
-
12
-
12
Molecular Biochemistry
-
10
-
10
Evolutionary Biology
-
8
-
8
Ecology
-
8
-
8
Human/Medical Genetics
-
7
-
7
Molecular Genetics
-
6
-
6
Microbiology, General
-
6
-
6
Molecular Medicine
-
6
-
6
Immunology
-
6
-
6
Oncology and Cancer Biology
-
4
-
4
Genetics, General
-
4
-
4
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
-
3
-
3
Neuroscience
-
3
-
3
Developmental Biology and Embryology
-
3
-
3
Neurobiology and Anatomy
-
3
-
3
Bioinformatics
-
3
-
3
Molecular Physiology
-
1
-
1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
148
106
-
254
5.1
Computer Science
64
106
-
170
Computer Programming, Other
-
14
-
14
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
64
120
-
184
3.7
Medicine
-
85
-
85
Health Services Administration
-
-
40
40
Public Health, Other
-
14
-
14
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
1
-
-
1
Health Professions and Related Programs total
1
99
40
140
2.8
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
3
91
-
94
General Studies
-
20
-
20
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
7
-
-
7
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
-
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
10
111
-
121
2.4
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
10
24
-
34
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
16
2
-
18
Linguistics
13
4
-
17
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
7
6
-
13
Comparative Literature
4
9
-
13
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
4
5
-
9
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
-
5
-
5
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
2
2
-
4
South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
-
3
-
3
German Language and Literature
2
-
-
2
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
-
1
-
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
58
61
-
119
2.4
Experimental Psychology
46
8
-
54
Counseling Psychology
25
14
-
39
Psychology, General
-
9
-
9
Psychology total
71
31
-
102
2
History, General
48
42
-
90
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
4
-
-
4
History, Other
-
-
-
-
History total
52
42
-
94
1.9
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
10
16
-
26
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
14
6
-
20
Music, General
3
10
-
13
Design and Visual Communications, General
-
8
-
8
Directing and Theatrical Production
8
-
-
8
Visual and Performing Arts, Other
8
-
-
8
Visual and Performing Arts total
43
40
-
83
1.6
English Language and Literature, General
55
21
-
76
English Language and Literature/Letters total
55
21
-
76
1.5
Theology/Theological Studies
3
55
-
58
Divinity/Ministry
-
17
-
17
Theology and Religious Vocations total
3
72
-
75
1.5
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
-
29
-
29
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
6
-
-
6
Latin American Studies
1
3
-
4
African Studies
2
-
-
2
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
9
32
-
41
0.8
Philosophy
27
8
-
35
Jewish/Judaic Studies
1
-
-
1
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
28
8
-
36
0.7
Elementary Education and Teaching
-
27
-
27
Education total
-
27
-
27
0.5
Environmental Studies
15
5
-
20
Natural Resources and Conservation total
15
5
-
20
0.4
Political Communication
-
-
7
7
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
-
-
7
7
0.1
Securities Services Administration/Management
-
6
-
6
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
-
6
-
6
0.1
Nutrition Sciences
-
4
-
4
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
1
-
-
1
Science, Technology and Society
-
1
-
1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
1
5
-
6
0.1
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
-
5
-
5
Engineering total
-
5
-
5
0.1

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