About 56.5 percent of the 460 degrees and certificates handed out by the Johnson & Wales University-Denver in 2016-17 were to students in Personal and Culinary 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 Denver conferred 230 associate's degrees and 30 bachelor's degrees in Personal and Culinary Services programs.
But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Culinary Arts/Chef Training. Data shows the school gave out 143 associate's degrees in Culinary Arts/Chef Training, followed by 86 associate's degrees in Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef and 77 bachelor's degrees in Foodservice Systems Administration/Management.
The university enrolled 1,278 students for 2016-17, including 1,258 in undergraduate programs and 20 in graduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
Personal and Culinary Services total
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
Business Administration and Management, General
Restaurant/Food Services Management
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total