About 22.6 percent of the 372 degrees and certificates handed out by St Mary's College of Maryland in 2017-18 were to students in social sciences 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 City conferred 84 bachelor's degrees in social sciences programs.
But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in general psychology. Data shows the school gave out 49 bachelor's degrees in general psychology, followed by 41 bachelor's degrees in general biology/biological sciences and 32 bachelor's degrees in general political science and government.
The college enrolled 1,598 students for 2017-18, including 1,570 in undergraduate programs and 28 in graduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Political Science and Government, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
English Language and Literature, General
English Language and Literature/Letters total
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Visual and Performing Arts total
Mathematics and Statistics total
Natural Resources and Conservation total
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Biological and Physical Sciences
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
Public Policy Analysis, General
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total