Graduates earn 11,801 degrees, certificates from Miami Dade College

About 68.5 percent of the 11,801 degrees and certificates handed out by the Miami Dade College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according


About 68.5 percent of the 11,801 degrees and certificates handed out by the Miami Dade College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 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 Miami conferred 8089 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. Data shows the school gave out 8089 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, followed by 595 associate's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and 358 bachelor's degrees in Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other.

The college enrolled 55,206 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
-
8,089
-
8,089
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
8,089
-
8,089
68.5
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
311
595
-
906
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
-
45
144
189
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
-
21
32
53
Physician Assistant
-
51
-
51
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
-
49
-
49
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
-
42
-
42
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
-
42
-
42
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
-
-
34
34
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
-
32
-
32
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
-
26
-
26
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
-
23
-
23
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
-
-
22
22
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
-
-
21
21
Opticianry/Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician
-
18
-
18
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
-
14
-
14
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
12
-
-
12
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
-
12
-
12
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
-
-
12
12
Histologic Technician
-
11
-
11
Medical/Clinical Assistant
-
-
11
11
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
-
10
-
10
Dietetic Technician
-
-
-
-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
323
991
276
1,590
13.5
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
358
-
-
358
Business Administration and Management, General
-
22
122
144
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
16
17
33
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
18
6
-
24
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
-
-
15
15
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
-
-
13
13
Banking and Financial Support Services
-
-
13
13
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
-
12
1
13
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
-
8
-
8
Restaurant/Food Services Management
-
-
7
7
Finance, General
-
4
-
4
Small Business Administration/Management
-
-
3
3
Fashion Merchandising
-
-
-
-
Tourism and Travel Services Marketing Operations
-
-
-
-
Operations Management and Supervision
-
-
-
-
Retail Management
-
-
-
-
Management Science
-
-
-
-
Office Management and Supervision
-
-
-
-
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation
-
-
-
-
Tourism and Travel Services Management
-
-
-
-
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
-
-
-
-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
-
-
-
-
Real Estate
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
376
68
191
635
5.4
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
120
-
-
120
Criminal Justice/Police Science
-
-
109
109
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
-
-
75
75
Forensic Science and Technology
-
18
31
49
Securities Services Administration/Management
-
-
31
31
Security and Loss Prevention Services
-
-
21
21
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
-
11
-
11
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
-
2
-
2
Corrections
-
-
1
1
Homeland Security, Other
-
-
-
-
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
-
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
120
31
268
419
3.5
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
-
36
60
96
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
-
-
79
79
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General
-
50
-
50
Personal and Culinary Services total
-
86
139
225
1.9
Information Technology
91
40
5
136
Network and System Administration/Administrator
-
15
9
24
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
-
16
-
16
Computer Graphics
-
6
-
6
Computer Programming, Vendor/Product Certification
-
-
5
5
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
-
-
4
4
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
-
-
3
3
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
-
2
-
2
Computer Support Specialist
-
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
91
79
26
196
1.7
Special Education and Teaching, General
66
-
-
66
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
28
17
-
45
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
-
14
22
36
Education, Other
-
-
22
22
Mathematics Teacher Education
4
-
-
4
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
-
-
-
-
Biology Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Chemistry Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Education total
98
31
44
173
1.5
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
41
51
-
92
Music Technology
-
24
-
24
Interior Design
-
10
-
10
Photography
-
2
-
2
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
-
-
-
-
Commercial and Advertising Art
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
41
87
-
128
1.1
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
21
23
-
44
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
-
-
33
33
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
-
-
12
12
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
-
10
-
10
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
-
6
-
6
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
-
-
-
-
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
-
-
-
-
Biomedical Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
-
-
-
-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
-
-
-
-
Automation Engineer Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
21
39
45
105
0.9
Child Care Provider/Assistant
-
-
63
63
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
-
63
63
0.5
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
-
48
-
48
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
-
-
-
-
Court Reporting/Court Reporter
-
-
-
-
Legal Professions and Studies total
-
48
-
48
0.4
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
-
24
9
33
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
-
12
-
12
Transportation and Materials Moving total
-
36
9
45
0.4
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
41
-
-
41
Biotechnology
-
2
-
2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
41
2
-
43
0.4
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
-
25
-
25
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
-
25
-
25
0.2
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
-
5
6
11
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
-
5
6
11
0.1
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
-
-
4
4
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
-
-
4
4
0
Architectural Technology/Technician
-
1
-
1
Architecture and Related Services total
-
1
-
1
0
Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter
-
-
1
1
Electrician
-
-
-
-
Plumbing Technology/Plumber
-
-
-
-
Construction Trades total
-
-
1
1
0
Environmental Science
-
-
-
-
Natural Resources and Conservation total
-
-
-
-
-
Sheet Metal Technology/Sheetworking
-
-
-
-
Precision Production total
-
-
-
-
-

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