Graduates earn 432 degrees from Wofford College


About 23.6 percent of the 432 degrees and certificates handed out by Wofford College in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services 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 Spartanburg conferred 102 bachelor's degrees in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in general biology/biological sciences. Data shows the school gave out 76 bachelor's degrees in general biology/biological sciences, followed by 40 bachelor's degrees in general psychology and 37 bachelor's degrees in general finance.

The college enrolled 1,678 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Finance, General
37
37
Business/Managerial Economics
35
35
Accounting
30
30
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
102
102
23.6
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
76
76
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
76
76
17.6
Political Science and Government, General
23
23
Economics, General
17
17
International Relations and Affairs
7
7
Sociology
5
5
Sociology and Anthropology
1
1
Social Sciences total
53
53
12.3
Psychology, General
40
40
Psychology total
40
40
9.3
Spanish Language and Literature
26
26
French Language and Literature
7
7
Chinese Language and Literature
5
5
German Language and Literature
1
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
39
39
9
English Language and Literature, General
32
32
Creative Writing
-
-
English Language and Literature/Letters total
32
32
7.4
Chemistry, General
16
16
Physics, General
7
7
Physical Sciences total
23
23
5.3
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
13
13
General Studies
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
13
13
3
Mathematics, General
11
11
Mathematics and Statistics total
11
11
2.5
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
8
8
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
2
2
Visual and Performing Arts total
10
10
2.3
Computer Science
9
9
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
9
9
2.1
Environmental Studies
9
9
Natural Resources and Conservation total
9
9
2.1
History, General
8
8
History total
8
8
1.9
Religion/Religious Studies
3
3
Philosophy
3
3
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
6
6
1.4
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
1
1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
1
1
0.2
Area Studies, Other
-
-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
-
-
-
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
-
Education total
-
-
-

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