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Graduates earn 1,596 degrees, certificates from Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

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By Local Labs News Service | Sep 5, 2019

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About 40.4 percent of the 1,596 degrees and certificates handed out by Rowan-Cabarrus Community 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 Salisbury conferred 645 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 385 associate's degrees in liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies, followed by 260 associate's degrees in general studies, liberal arts and sciences, and other humanities and 125 certificates in medical office management/administration.

The college enrolled 6,355 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
385
-
385
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
260
-
260
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
645
-
645
40.4
Medical Office Management/Administration
46
125
171
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
31
31
Dental Assisting/Assistant
-
19
19
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
15
-
15
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
12
12
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
8
-
8
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
6
-
6
Occupational Therapist Assistant
-
-
-
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
75
187
262
16.4
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
12
60
72
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
-
47
47
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist
-
21
21
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
-
4
4
Personal and Culinary Services total
12
132
144
9
Business Administration and Management, General
38
20
58
Office Management and Supervision
11
38
49
Accounting
9
4
13
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
2
2
4
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
-
-
-
Accounting and Finance
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
60
64
124
7.8
Criminal Justice/Police Science
-
54
54
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
19
9
28
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
4
2
6
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
23
65
88
5.5
Information Technology
29
58
87
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
29
58
87
5.4
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
13
37
50
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
7
24
31
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
20
61
81
5.1
Welding Technology/Welder
4
34
38
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
9
3
12
Precision Production total
13
37
50
3.1
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
22
14
36
Elementary Education and Teaching
1
-
1
Education total
23
14
37
2.3
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
10
6
16
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
6
-
6
Industrial Technology/Technician
3
-
3
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
-
1
1
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
19
7
26
1.6
Commercial and Advertising Art
12
9
21
Graphic Design
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
12
9
21
1.3
Electrician
5
8
13
Building/Property Maintenance
3
4
7
Construction Trades total
8
12
20
1.2
Child Development
-
8
8
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
8
8
0.5
Biotechnology
3
-
3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
3
-
3
0.2
Pre-Engineering
-
-
-
Engineering total
-
-
-
-

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