Graduates earn 2,975 degrees, certificates from Polk State College


About 43.2 percent of the 2,975 degrees and certificates handed out by Polk State College in 2017-18 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 Haven conferred 1286 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 1286 associate's degrees in liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies, followed by 286 certificates in child care provider/assistant and 274 bachelor's degrees in "other" business administration, management and operations.

The college enrolled 10,659 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
-
1,286
-
1,286
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
1,286
-
1,286
43.2
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
274
-
-
274
Business Administration and Management, General
-
38
91
129
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
11
29
40
Transportation/Mobility Management
-
2
17
19
Small Business Administration/Management
-
-
17
17
Operations Management and Supervision
-
-
-
-
Office Management and Supervision
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
274
51
154
479
16.1
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
106
145
-
251
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
-
10
55
65
Occupational Therapist Assistant
-
21
-
21
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
-
17
3
20
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
-
18
-
18
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
-
-
18
18
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
-
9
9
18
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
-
11
-
11
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
-
7
-
7
Health Professions and Related Programs total
106
238
85
429
14.4
Child Care Provider/Assistant
-
-
286
286
Child Care and Support Services Management
-
11
-
11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
11
286
297
10
Criminal Justice/Police Science
-
-
79
79
Corrections
-
-
70
70
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
47
-
-
47
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
-
39
-
39
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
-
4
-
4
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
47
43
149
239
8
Network and System Administration/Administrator
-
7
60
67
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
-
14
-
14
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
-
12
-
12
Computer Programming, Vendor/Product Certification
-
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
-
33
60
93
3.1
Education, Other
-
-
73
73
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Elementary Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Education total
-
-
73
73
2.5
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
14
-
-
14
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
-
6
-
6
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
-
6
-
6
Transportation and Materials Moving total
14
12
-
26
0.9
Engineering Technology, General
-
8
11
19
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
-
8
11
19
0.6
Communications Technology/Technician
-
-
18
18
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
-
-
18
18
0.6
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
-
-
14
14
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
-
-
14
14
0.5
Electrical and Power Transmission Installation/Installer, General
-
1
-
1
Construction Trades total
-
1
-
1
0
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician
-
1
-
1
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
-
1
-
1
0
Digital Arts
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
-
-
-
-
-

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