About 32.3 percent of the 480 degrees and certificates handed out by the Otero Junior College in 2016-17 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 Junta conferred 155 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 93 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, followed by 50 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other and 45 certificates in Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide.
The college enrolled 1,464 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Agricultural/Farm Supplies Retailing and Wholesaling
Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production
Agricultural Business Technology
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
Personal and Culinary Services total