About 49.5 percent of the 400 degrees and certificates handed out by Johnson & Wales University-Denver in 2017-18 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 163 associate's degrees and 35 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 101 associate's degrees in culinary arts/chef training, followed by 62 associate's degrees in baking and pastry arts/baker/pastry chef and 61 bachelor's degrees in foodservice systems administration/management.
The university enrolled 1,170 students for 2017-18, including 1,118 in undergraduate programs and 52 in graduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
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
Personal and Culinary Services total
Business Administration and Management, General
Restaurant/Food Services Management
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 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
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total