Graduates earn 795 degrees from Anderson University


About 24.4 percent of the 795 degrees and certificates handed out by Anderson University in 2017-18 were to students in education 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 Anderson conferred 99 bachelor's degrees and 95 master's degrees in education programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in registered nursing/registered nurse. Data shows the school gave out 126 bachelor's degrees in registered nursing/registered nurse, followed by 58 master's degrees in general business administration and management and 42 master's degrees in general education.

The university enrolled 3,494 students for 2017-18, including 2,983 in undergraduate programs and 511 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Education, General
-
42
42
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
36
-
36
Music Teacher Education
3
30
33
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
-
23
23
Elementary Education and Teaching
21
-
21
Special Education and Teaching, General
11
-
11
Social Studies Teacher Education
9
-
9
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
6
-
6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
5
-
5
Art Teacher Education
4
-
4
Mathematics Teacher Education
3
-
3
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
1
-
1
Education total
99
95
194
24.4
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
126
-
126
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
12
12
Health Services Administration
11
-
11
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies
10
-
10
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
-
6
6
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
-
5
5
Nursing Administration
-
-
-
Nursing Education
-
-
-
Athletic Training/Trainer
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
147
23
170
21.4
Business Administration and Management, General
15
58
73
Accounting
22
-
22
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
18
-
18
Business/Commerce, General
14
-
14
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
10
-
10
International Business/Trade/Commerce
6
-
6
Organizational Leadership
5
-
5
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
4
-
4
Actuarial Science
1
-
1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
95
58
153
19.2
Graphic Design
22
-
22
Interior Design
11
-
11
Musical Theatre
9
-
9
Music Management
7
-
7
Painting
6
-
6
Acting
4
-
4
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
2
-
2
Directing and Theatrical Production
1
-
1
Music Pedagogy
1
-
1
Music, General
1
-
1
Dance, General
1
-
1
Keyboard Instruments
-
-
-
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
-
-
-
Music, Other
-
-
-
Voice and Opera
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
65
-
65
8.2
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
25
-
25
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
-
10
10
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
4
-
4
Critical Infrastructure Protection
1
-
1
Homeland Security
1
-
1
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
31
10
41
5.2
Divinity/Ministry
13
11
24
Bible/Biblical Studies
4
-
4
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
3
-
3
Theology/Theological Studies
2
-
2
Youth Ministry
2
-
2
Women's Ministry
-
-
-
Theology and Religious Vocations total
24
11
35
4.4
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
15
-
15
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
10
-
10
Exercise Physiology
3
-
3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
28
-
28
3.5
Human Services, General
22
-
22
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
22
-
22
2.8
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
11
-
11
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
10
-
10
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
21
-
21
2.6
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
17
-
17
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
17
-
17
2.1
Christian Studies
14
-
14
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
14
-
14
1.8
Psychology, General
14
-
14
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
-
-
-
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other
-
-
-
Psychology total
14
-
14
1.8
Information Technology
5
-
5
Computer and Information Sciences, General
5
-
5
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
10
-
10
1.3
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
4
-
4
General Studies
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
4
-
4
0.5
English Language and Literature, General
1
-
1
Creative Writing
1
-
1
English Language and Literature/Letters total
2
-
2
0.2
History, General
2
-
2
History total
2
-
2
0.2
Legal Studies, General
2
-
2
Legal Professions and Studies total
2
-
2
0.2
Mathematics, General
1
-
1
Applied Mathematics, General
-
-
-
Mathematics and Statistics total
1
-
1
0.1
Pre-Engineering
-
-
-
Engineering total
-
-
-
-
Human Development and Family Studies, General
-
-
-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
-
-
-
Spanish Language and Literature
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
-
-
-
-
Political Science and Government, General
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
-
-
-
-

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