Graduates earn 3,416 degrees, certificates from Metropolitan State University of Denver


About 20.1 percent of the 3,416 degrees and certificates handed out by Metropolitan State University of Denver 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 public institution in Denver conferred 626 bachelor's degrees and 50 master'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 psychology. Data shows the school gave out 191 bachelor's degrees in general psychology, followed by 189 bachelor's degrees in general biology/biological sciences and 164 bachelor's degrees in criminal justice/safety studies.

The university enrolled 20,304 students for 2017-18, including 19,666 in undergraduate programs and 638 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Accounting
139
50
-
189
Business Administration and Management, General
135
-
-
135
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
87
-
2
89
Management Information Systems, General
79
-
-
79
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
63
-
5
68
Finance, General
62
-
1
63
Meeting and Event Planning
46
-
-
46
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
13
-
4
17
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
2
-
-
2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
626
50
12
688
20.1
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
133
-
-
133
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
57
-
-
57
Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems, Other
47
-
-
47
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
27
-
2
29
Athletic Training/Trainer
14
-
-
14
Health and Wellness, General
-
-
3
3
Medical Informatics
2
-
-
2
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
1
-
-
1
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
281
-
5
286
8.4
Psychology, General
191
-
-
191
Developmental and Child Psychology
67
-
-
67
Psychology total
258
-
-
258
7.5
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
161
-
-
161
Nutrition Sciences
78
-
-
78
Behavioral Sciences
13
-
-
13
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
252
-
-
252
7.4
Social Work
64
123
-
187
Human Services, General
55
-
1
56
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
119
123
1
243
7.1
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
189
-
-
189
Biochemistry
17
-
-
17
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
206
-
-
206
6
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
164
-
-
164
Fire Services Administration
1
-
-
1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
165
-
-
165
4.8
Fine/Studio Arts, General
53
-
-
53
Design and Visual Communications, General
27
-
-
27
Music, General
24
-
-
24
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
23
-
-
23
Industrial and Product Design
11
-
-
11
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
6
-
-
6
Art/Art Studies, General
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
144
-
-
144
4.2
English Language and Literature, General
77
-
-
77
Rhetoric and Composition
66
-
-
66
English Language and Literature/Letters total
143
-
-
143
4.2
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
101
-
-
101
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
32
-
1
33
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
1
-
-
1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
134
-
1
135
4
Political Science and Government, General
52
-
-
52
Economics, General
22
-
-
22
Sociology
17
-
-
17
Anthropology
16
-
-
16
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
7
-
-
7
Geography
7
-
-
7
Social Sciences total
121
-
-
121
3.5
Education, General
-
42
-
42
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
28
-
-
28
Special Education and Teaching, General
21
-
-
21
Elementary Education and Teaching
13
-
-
13
Music Teacher Education
6
-
-
6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
4
-
-
4
Art Teacher Education
1
-
-
1
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
-
-
1
1
Education total
73
42
1
116
3.4
Journalism
58
-
-
58
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
30
-
-
30
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
88
-
-
88
2.6
History, General
83
-
-
83
History total
83
-
-
83
2.4
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
49
-
-
49
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
15
-
5
20
Transportation and Materials Moving total
64
-
5
69
2
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
33
-
-
33
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
17
-
-
17
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
15
-
-
15
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
65
-
-
65
1.9
Computer Science
63
-
-
63
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
63
-
-
63
1.8
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
31
-
22
53
Linguistics
10
-
-
10
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
41
-
22
63
1.8
Mathematics, General
56
-
-
56
Mathematics and Statistics total
56
-
-
56
1.6
Environmental Science
31
-
-
31
Land Use Planning and Management/Development
13
-
-
13
Environmental Studies
-
-
6
6
Natural Resources and Conservation total
44
-
6
50
1.5
Chemistry, General
27
-
-
27
Geology/Earth Science, General
6
-
-
6
Physics, General
6
-
-
6
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
3
-
-
3
Physical Sciences total
42
-
-
42
1.2
Materials Engineering
-
-
37
37
Engineering total
-
-
37
37
1.1
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
10
-
-
10
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
8
-
-
8
African-American/Black Studies
4
-
-
4
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
22
-
-
22
0.6
Air and Space Operations Technology
-
-
10
10
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences total
-
-
10
10
0.3
Philosophy
10
-
-
10
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
10
-
-
10
0.3
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
-
-
1
1
Agricultural and Food Products Processing
-
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
-
-
1
1
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