About 39.3 percent of the 89 degrees and certificates handed out by Philander Smith 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 Rock conferred 35 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 business administration and management. Data shows the school gave out 35 bachelor's degrees in general business administration and management, followed by 17 bachelor's degrees in general psychology and 7 bachelor's degrees in general biology/biological sciences.
The college enrolled 891 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
Political Science and Government, General
Mathematics and Statistics total
English Language and Literature, General
English Language and Literature/Letters total
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Biological and Physical Sciences
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total