Graduates earn 1,020 degrees, certificates from University of Portland

About 19.8 percent of the 1,020 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Portland 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 d


About 19.8 percent of the 1,020 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Portland 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 Portland conferred 185 bachelor's degrees and 12 doctor's degrees in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Data shows the school gave out 185 bachelor's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, followed by 89 master's degrees in Education, General and 82 bachelor's degrees in Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

The university enrolled 4,383 students for 2016-17, including 3,798 in undergraduate programs and 585 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
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
185
-
-
185
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
12
-
12
Nursing Education
-
5
-
5
Nursing Administration
-
-
-
-
Clinical Nurse Leader
-
-
-
-
Clinical Nurse Specialist
-
-
-
-
Nursing Practice
-
-
-
-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
185
17
-
202
19.8
Education, General
-
89
5
94
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
12
15
27
Elementary Education and Teaching
18
-
-
18
Secondary Education and Teaching
13
-
-
13
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
-
-
8
8
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
-
1
-
1
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
-
1
1
Reading Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Education total
31
102
29
162
15.9
Business Administration and Management, General
-
44
-
44
Management Science
30
8
-
38
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
38
-
-
38
Accounting
21
-
-
21
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
12
-
-
12
International Business/Trade/Commerce
7
-
-
7
Finance, General
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
108
52
-
160
15.7
Mechanical Engineering
39
-
-
39
Civil Engineering, General
27
-
-
27
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
20
-
-
20
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
-
9
-
9
Engineering, General
-
2
-
2
Engineering total
86
11
-
97
9.5
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
82
-
-
82
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
82
-
-
82
8
Financial Mathematics
41
3
-
44
Mathematics, General
13
-
-
13
Mathematics and Statistics total
54
3
-
57
5.6
Organizational Communication, General
22
-
-
22
Communication, General
19
2
-
21
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
-
2
-
2
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
41
4
-
45
4.4
Psychology, General
40
-
-
40
Psychology total
40
-
-
40
3.9
Political Science and Government, General
18
-
-
18
Sociology
11
-
-
11
Economics, General
5
-
-
5
Social Sciences total
34
-
-
34
3.3
Computer Science
27
-
-
27
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
27
-
-
27
2.6
Chemistry, General
17
-
-
17
Physics, General
2
-
-
2
Physical Sciences total
19
-
-
19
1.9
English Language and Literature, General
18
-
-
18
English Language and Literature/Letters total
18
-
-
18
1.8
Environmental Studies
9
-
-
9
Environmental Science
8
-
-
8
Natural Resources and Conservation total
17
-
-
17
1.7
Pastoral Studies/Counseling
-
8
-
8
Theology/Theological Studies
6
-
-
6
Theology and Religious Vocations total
6
8
-
14
1.4
History, General
12
-
-
12
History total
12
-
-
12
1.2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
5
-
-
5
Directing and Theatrical Production
-
3
-
3
Music History, Literature, and Theory
3
-
-
3
Visual and Performing Arts total
8
3
-
11
1.1
General Studies
8
-
-
8
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
8
-
-
8
0.8
Spanish Language and Literature
6
-
-
6
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
6
-
-
6
0.6
Social Work
6
-
-
6
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
6
-
-
6
0.6
French Studies
2
-
-
2
German Studies
-
-
-
-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
2
-
-
2
0.2
Philosophy
1
-
-
1
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
1
-
-
1
0.1
Engineering/Industrial Management
-
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
-
-
-
-
-

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