Graduates earn 302 degrees from Reed College

About 18.5 percent of the 302 degrees and certificates handed out by the Reed College in 2016-17 were to students in Social Sciences programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department o


About 18.5 percent of the 302 degrees and certificates handed out by the Reed College in 2016-17 were to students in Social Sciences 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 Portland conferred 56 bachelor's degrees in Social Sciences programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in English Language and Literature, General. Data shows the school gave out 29 bachelor's degrees in English Language and Literature, General, followed by 25 bachelor's degrees in Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other and 24 bachelor's degrees in Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

The college enrolled 1,427 students for 2016-17, including 1,410 in undergraduate programs and 17 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Economics, General
16
-
16
Political Science and Government, General
16
-
16
Sociology
14
-
14
Anthropology
10
-
10
International Relations and Affairs
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
56
-
56
18.5
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
24
-
24
Biochemistry
9
-
9
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
33
-
33
10.9
Art/Art Studies, General
22
-
22
Music, General
4
-
4
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
4
-
4
Visual and Performing Arts total
30
-
30
9.9
English Language and Literature, General
29
-
29
English Language and Literature/Letters total
29
-
29
9.6
Physics, General
15
-
15
Chemistry, General
11
-
11
Physical Sciences total
26
-
26
8.6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
25
-
25
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
25
-
25
8.3
Linguistics
7
-
7
Spanish Language and Literature
4
-
4
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
3
-
3
Chinese Language and Literature
2
-
2
French Language and Literature
2
-
2
Comparative Literature
2
-
2
German Language and Literature
-
-
-
Russian Language and Literature
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
20
-
20
6.6
Mathematics, General
20
-
20
Mathematics and Statistics total
20
-
20
6.6
Psychology, General
19
-
19
Psychology total
19
-
19
6.3
Philosophy
11
-
11
Religion/Religious Studies
7
-
7
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
18
-
18
6
History, General
14
-
14
History total
14
-
14
4.6
Environmental Studies
10
-
10
Natural Resources and Conservation total
10
-
10
3.3
American/United States Studies/Civilization
1
-
1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
1
-
1
0.3
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
-
1
1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
1
1
0.3

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