Graduates earn 587 degrees, certificates from Tunxis Community College

About 29.6 percent of the 587 degrees and certificates handed out by the Tunxis 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, accordi


About 29.6 percent of the 587 degrees and certificates handed out by the Tunxis 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 Farmington conferred 174 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 142 associate's degrees in General Studies, followed by 67 associate's degrees in Business/Commerce, General and 47 certificates in Business/Commerce, General.

The college enrolled 3,767 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
142
-
142
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
32
-
32
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
174
-
174
29.6
Business/Commerce, General
67
47
114
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
15
15
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
9
5
14
Management Information Systems, General
12
-
12
Finance, General
-
10
10
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
-
1
1
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
-
-
-
General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other
-
-
-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
88
78
166
28.3
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
11
19
30
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
23
-
23
Dental Assisting/Assistant
-
17
17
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
-
8
8
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
-
2
2
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
1
-
1
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
35
46
81
13.8
Criminal Justice/Police Science
47
-
47
Homeland Security
-
6
6
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
47
6
53
9
Fine/Studio Arts, General
18
-
18
Commercial and Advertising Art
15
1
16
Photography
-
2
2
Visual and Performing Arts total
33
3
36
6.1
Child Care and Support Services Management
16
15
31
Family and Community Services
-
1
1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
16
16
32
5.5
Education, General
15
-
15
Education total
15
-
15
2.6
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
-
7
7
Engineering Technology, General
4
-
4
Quality Control Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
4
7
11
1.9
Engineering Science
10
-
10
Engineering total
10
-
10
1.7
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
-
5
5
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
-
3
3
Computer and Information Sciences, Other
1
-
1
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
1
8
9
1.5
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
-
-
-
-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
-
-
-
Communication, General
-
-
-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
-
-
-
-
General Literature
-
-
-
English Language and Literature/Letters total
-
-
-
-
History, General
-
-
-
History total
-
-
-
-
Mathematics, General
-
-
-
Mathematics and Statistics total
-
-
-
-
Chemistry, General
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
-
-
-
-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
-
-
-
Precision Production total
-
-
-
-
Psychology, General
-
-
-
Psychology total
-
-
-
-
Human Services, General
-
-
-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
-
-
-
-
Political Science and Government, General
-
-
-
Sociology
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
-
-
-
-

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