Graduates earn 670 degrees, certificates from Norwalk Community College

About 30.9 percent of the 670 degrees and certificates handed out by the Norwalk Community College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accord


About 30.9 percent of the 670 degrees and certificates handed out by the Norwalk Community College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 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 Norwalk conferred 207 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in General Studies. Data shows the school gave out 147 associate's degrees in General Studies, followed by 65 associate's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and 60 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

The college enrolled 5,800 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
General Studies
147
-
147
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
60
-
60
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
207
-
207
30.9
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
65
-
65
Medical/Clinical Assistant
-
20
20
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
17
-
17
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
13
-
13
Medical Office Management/Administration
12
-
12
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
11
-
11
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
7
-
7
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
-
5
5
Health Professions and Related Programs total
125
25
150
22.4
Business/Commerce, General
36
-
36
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
28
6
34
Business Administration and Management, General
14
-
14
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
7
-
7
Financial Planning and Services
2
-
2
Management Information Systems, General
-
-
-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
87
6
93
13.9
Computer Science
23
-
23
Computer Programming, Other
-
10
10
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
2
7
9
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
-
4
4
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
2
-
2
Information Science/Studies
-
1
1
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
-
-
-
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
-
-
-
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
27
22
49
7.3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
20
15
35
Education total
20
15
35
5.2
Graphic Design
18
-
18
Interior Design
9
-
9
Commercial and Advertising Art
-
3
3
Visual and Performing Arts total
27
3
30
4.5
Criminal Justice/Police Science
29
-
29
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
29
-
29
4.3
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
14
-
14
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
-
14
14
Personal and Culinary Services total
14
14
28
4.2
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
4
8
12
Legal Professions and Studies total
4
8
12
1.8
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
10
-
10
Radio and Television
-
-
-
Communication, General
-
-
-
Journalism, Other
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
10
-
10
1.5
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
5
-
5
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
-
3
3
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
2
-
2
Engineering Technology, General
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
7
3
10
1.5
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
6
3
9
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
-
-
-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
6
3
9
1.3
Engineering Science
8
-
8
Computer Software Engineering
-
-
-
Engineering total
8
-
8
1.2
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
-
-
-
-
General Literature
-
-
-
English Language and Literature/Letters total
-
-
-
-
Child Care and Support Services Management
-
-
-
Child Care Provider/Assistant
-
-
-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
-
-
-
History, General
-
-
-
History total
-
-
-
-
Mathematics, General
-
-
-
Mathematics and Statistics total
-
-
-
-
Gerontology
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
-
-
-
-
Chemistry, General
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
-
-
-
-
Psychology, General
-
-
-
Psychology total
-
-
-
-
Human Services, General
-
-
-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
-
-
-
-
Sociology
-
-
-
Political Science and Government, General
-
-
-
Archeology
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
-
-
-
-

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