Graduates earn 7,198 degrees, certificates from Oregon State University

About 16.1 percent of the 7,198 degrees and certificates handed out by the Oregon State University in 2016-17 were to students in Engineering programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Dep


About 16.1 percent of the 7,198 degrees and certificates handed out by the Oregon State University in 2016-17 were to students in Engineering 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 Corvallis conferred 870 bachelor's degrees and 239 master's degrees in Engineering programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Computer Science. Data shows the school gave out 495 bachelor's degrees in Computer Science, followed by 349 bachelor's degrees in Human Development and Family Studies, General and 211 bachelor's degrees in Public Health, General.

The university enrolled 30,354 students for 2016-17, including 25,327 in undergraduate programs and 5,027 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
Mechanical Engineering
177
53
-
230
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
123
75
-
198
Civil Engineering, General
107
58
-
165
Chemical Engineering
130
22
-
152
Industrial Engineering
57
28
-
85
Construction Engineering
73
-
-
73
Nuclear Engineering
34
15
-
49
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
47
-
-
47
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
23
20
-
43
Forest Engineering
36
-
-
36
Engineering, Other
29
-
-
29
Agricultural Engineering
19
2
-
21
Manufacturing Engineering
15
-
-
15
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
-
12
-
12
Water Resources Engineering
-
7
-
7
Engineering total
870
292
-
1,162
16.1
Business Administration and Management, General
120
104
-
224
Operations Management and Supervision
112
-
-
112
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
111
-
-
111
Finance, General
110
-
-
110
Accounting
85
-
2
87
Management Information Systems, General
80
-
-
80
Research and Development Management
9
-
-
9
Accounting and Business/Management
-
8
-
8
Business Statistics
-
-
5
5
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
-
-
-
-
Financial Planning and Services
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
627
112
7
746
10.4
Computer Science
495
99
-
594
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
495
99
-
594
8.2
Public Health, General
211
49
2
262
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
112
-
-
112
Pharmacy
-
76
-
76
Veterinary Medicine
-
51
-
51
Bioethics/Medical Ethics
-
-
32
32
Health/Medical Physics
7
19
-
26
Athletic Training/Trainer
17
-
-
17
Comparative and Laboratory Animal Medicine
-
7
-
7
Pharmaceutical Sciences
-
6
-
6
Health Professions and Related Programs total
347
208
34
589
8.2
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
121
13
7
141
Natural Resources Management and Policy
102
22
-
124
Environmental Science
81
5
-
86
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
-
22
10
32
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management
-
8
16
24
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
9
14
-
23
Forestry, General
-
18
-
18
Wood Science and Wood Products/Pulp and Paper Technology
10
6
-
16
Urban Forestry
-
-
8
8
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
-
-
6
6
Forest Sciences and Biology
-
2
-
2
Forestry, Other
-
-
2
2
Environmental Studies
-
-
-
-
Natural Resources and Conservation total
323
110
49
482
6.7
Human Development and Family Studies, General
349
15
-
364
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
46
4
-
50
Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management
46
-
-
46
Apparel and Textiles, General
13
-
-
13
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management
-
6
-
6
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
454
25
-
479
6.7
Education, General
63
31
-
94
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
48
16
64
Elementary Education and Teaching
-
23
39
62
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
-
-
39
39
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
-
-
25
25
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
-
14
11
25
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
-
-
25
25
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
-
7
16
23
Agricultural Teacher Education
-
10
9
19
Social Studies Teacher Education
-
4
14
18
Music Teacher Education
-
6
7
13
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
-
12
-
12
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
-
12
-
12
Mathematics Teacher Education
-
6
5
11
Biology Teacher Education
-
-
9
9
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
-
-
7
7
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
-
-
7
7
Chemistry Teacher Education
-
-
4
4
Health Teacher Education
-
-
3
3
Physics Teacher Education
-
-
2
2
Spanish Language Teacher Education
-
-
1
1
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
-
-
1
1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
-
-
1
1
Reading Teacher Education
-
-
1
1
Education total
63
173
242
478
6.6
Economics, General
124
-
-
124
Sociology
97
-
-
97
Political Science and Government, General
79
-
-
79
Anthropology
55
11
1
67
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
-
-
50
50
Social Sciences, General
8
-
-
8
Geography
1
6
-
7
Applied Economics
-
4
-
4
Social Sciences total
364
21
51
436
6.1
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
162
5
-
167
Microbiology, General
80
8
-
88
Zoology/Animal Biology
54
11
-
65
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
26
8
-
34
Botany/Plant Biology
14
13
-
27
Biotechnology
20
-
-
20
Toxicology
-
12
-
12
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
-
6
-
6
Entomology
-
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
356
63
-
419
5.8
Agriculture, General
101
-
-
101
Animal Sciences, General
86
10
-
96
Food Science
45
15
-
60
Horticultural Science
43
-
-
43
Agricultural Business and Management, General
32
-
-
32
Agronomy and Crop Science
18
-
-
18
Agricultural Economics
13
-
-
13
Plant Sciences, General
-
11
-
11
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
-
10
-
10
Range Science and Management
9
-
-
9
Soil Science and Agronomy, General
-
4
-
4
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
347
50
-
397
5.5
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
141
1
-
142
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
129
13
-
142
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
17
-
-
17
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
287
14
-
301
4.2
Psychology, General
194
-
-
194
Psychology total
194
-
-
194
2.7
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
108
-
-
108
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
66
-
-
66
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
174
-
-
174
2.4
Chemistry, General
46
23
-
69
Physics, General
22
18
-
40
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
24
-
-
24
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
-
15
-
15
Materials Science
-
14
-
14
Geology/Earth Science, General
2
8
-
10
Hydrology and Water Resources Science
-
2
-
2
Physical Sciences total
94
80
-
174
2.4
Interior Design
24
-
-
24
Music, General
23
-
-
23
Design and Visual Communications, General
23
-
-
23
Visual and Performing Arts, General
21
-
-
21
Art/Art Studies, General
6
-
-
6
Visual and Performing Arts total
97
-
-
97
1.4
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
-
34
-
34
Sustainability Studies
19
-
-
19
International/Global Studies
18
-
-
18
Natural Sciences
17
-
-
17
Gerontology
-
-
6
6
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
54
34
6
94
1.3
Mathematics, General
54
19
-
73
Statistics, General
-
19
-
19
Statistics, Other
-
-
-
-
Mathematics and Statistics total
54
38
-
92
1.3
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
75
-
-
75
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
75
-
-
75
1
English Language and Literature, General
41
11
-
52
Creative Writing
-
21
-
21
English Language and Literature/Letters total
41
32
-
73
1
History, General
47
-
-
47
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
-
2
-
2
History total
47
2
-
49
0.7
Women's Studies
18
12
-
30
Ethnic Studies
3
-
-
3
American/United States Studies/Civilization
2
-
-
2
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
-
-
-
-
Latin American Studies
-
-
-
-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
23
12
-
35
0.5
Public Policy Analysis, General
-
22
-
22
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
-
22
-
22
0.3
Spanish Language and Literature
10
-
-
10
French Language and Literature
6
-
-
6
German Language and Literature
5
-
-
5
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
21
-
-
21
0.3
Ethics
-
4
2
6
Philosophy
6
-
-
6
Religion/Religious Studies
3
-
-
3
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
9
4
2
15
0.2

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