Graduates earn 2,340 degrees, certificates from Salisbury University

About 16.5 percent of the 2,340 degrees and certificates handed out by the Salisbury University in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accor


About 16.5 percent of the 2,340 degrees and certificates handed out by the Salisbury University in 2016-17 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 Salisbury conferred 346 bachelor's degrees and 40 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 Kinesiology and Exercise Science. Data shows the school gave out 171 bachelor's degrees in Kinesiology and Exercise Science, followed by 159 bachelor's degrees in Speech Communication and Rhetoric and 137 bachelor's degrees in Psychology, General.

The university enrolled 8,748 students for 2016-17, including 7,861 in undergraduate programs and 887 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business Administration and Management, General
99
40
-
139
Accounting
81
-
-
81
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
78
-
-
78
Finance, General
75
-
-
75
Business/Managerial Economics
8
-
-
8
International Business/Trade/Commerce
5
-
-
5
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
346
40
-
386
16.5
Elementary Education and Teaching
113
-
-
113
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
59
-
-
59
Health Teacher Education
34
-
-
34
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
31
-
-
31
Education, General
-
27
-
27
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
13
-
13
Reading Teacher Education
-
8
-
8
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
3
-
5
8
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
7
-
7
Mathematics Teacher Education
-
5
-
5
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
-
-
-
-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
-
-
-
-
Education total
240
60
5
305
13
Social Work
133
126
-
259
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
133
126
-
259
11.1
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
171
-
-
171
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
171
-
-
171
7.3
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
97
1
-
98
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
29
-
-
29
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
-
20
-
20
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
11
-
-
11
Athletic Training/Trainer
7
-
-
7
Nursing Practice
-
1
-
1
Health Professions and Related Programs total
144
22
-
166
7.1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
159
-
-
159
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
159
-
-
159
6.8
Psychology, General
137
-
-
137
Psychology total
137
-
-
137
5.8
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
109
2
-
111
Ecology
-
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
109
2
-
111
4.7
Geography
35
5
-
40
Political Science and Government, General
23
-
-
23
Economics, General
18
-
-
18
Sociology
13
-
-
13
Social Sciences total
89
5
-
94
4
Information Science/Studies
59
-
-
59
Computer and Information Sciences, General
31
-
-
31
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
90
-
-
90
3.9
Fine/Studio Arts, General
47
-
-
47
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
12
-
-
12
Music, General
10
-
-
10
Art/Art Studies, General
9
-
-
9
Visual and Performing Arts total
78
-
-
78
3.3
English Language and Literature, General
50
26
-
76
English Language and Literature/Letters total
50
26
-
76
3.2
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
36
18
-
54
International/Global Studies
15
-
-
15
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
51
18
-
69
3
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
64
-
-
64
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
64
-
-
64
2.7
History, General
42
10
-
52
History total
42
10
-
52
2.2
Environmental Science
40
-
-
40
Natural Resources and Conservation total
40
-
-
40
1.7
Physics, General
18
-
-
18
Chemistry, General
14
-
-
14
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
7
-
-
7
Physical Sciences total
39
-
-
39
1.7
Mathematics, General
31
-
-
31
Mathematics and Statistics total
31
-
-
31
1.3
Spanish Language and Literature
7
-
-
7
French Language and Literature
1
-
-
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
8
-
-
8
0.3
Philosophy
5
-
-
5
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
5
-
-
5
0.2

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