Graduates earn 2,260 degrees, certificates from Southern Connecticut State University


About 19.8 percent of the 2,260 degrees and certificates handed out by Southern Connecticut State University in 2017-18 were to students in education 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 Haven conferred 194 bachelor's degrees and 157 master's degrees in education programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in general multi-/interdisciplinary studies. Data shows the school gave out 259 bachelor's degrees in general multi-/interdisciplinary studies, followed by 196 bachelor's degrees in general business administration and management and 142 bachelor's degrees in general psychology.

The university enrolled 10,202 students for 2017-18, including 7,947 in undergraduate programs and 2,255 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
Special Education and Teaching, General
39
65
4
108
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
11
54
65
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
61
-
-
61
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
48
-
-
48
Art Teacher Education
46
1
-
47
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
28
14
42
Reading Teacher Education
-
16
11
27
Education, General
-
19
-
19
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
-
11
-
11
Education, Other
-
10
-
10
Health Teacher Education
-
5
-
5
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
-
2
-
2
Special Education and Teaching, Other
-
-
2
2
Educational Evaluation and Research
-
-
-
-
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
-
-
-
-
Elementary Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Mathematics Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Education total
194
168
85
447
19.8
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
105
23
-
128
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
60
55
-
115
Public Health, General
86
18
-
104
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
-
17
-
17
Athletic Training/Trainer
14
-
-
14
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
3
-
-
3
Nursing Education
-
2
-
2
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
-
1
1
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
-
-
-
-
Clinical Nurse Leader
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
268
115
1
384
17
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
259
-
-
259
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
259
-
-
259
11.5
Business Administration and Management, General
196
59
-
255
Accounting
-
-
2
2
Operations Management and Supervision
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
196
59
2
257
11.4
Psychology, General
142
10
-
152
School Psychology
-
12
11
23
Applied Behavior Analysis
-
-
-
-
Psychology total
142
22
11
175
7.7
Social Work
67
81
-
148
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
67
81
-
148
6.5
Sociology
46
7
-
53
Political Science and Government, General
14
2
-
16
Economics, General
7
-
-
7
Anthropology
6
-
-
6
Geography
6
-
-
6
Urban Studies/Affairs
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
79
9
-
88
3.9
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
69
-
-
69
Journalism
18
-
-
18
Mass Communication/Media Studies
-
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
87
-
-
87
3.9
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
26
19
-
45
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
14
-
-
14
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
-
5
-
5
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
40
24
-
64
2.8
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
54
7
-
61
Biotechnology
1
-
-
1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
55
7
-
62
2.7
English Language and Literature, General
42
12
-
54
Creative Writing
-
5
-
5
English Language and Literature/Letters total
42
17
-
59
2.6
Chemistry, General
20
8
-
28
Physics, General
11
-
-
11
Geology/Earth Science, General
10
-
-
10
Physics, Other
-
3
-
3
Physical Sciences total
41
11
-
52
2.3
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
44
-
-
44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
44
-
-
44
1.9
History, General
38
4
-
42
History total
38
4
-
42
1.9
Computer and Information Sciences, General
27
3
-
30
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
27
3
-
30
1.3
Spanish Language and Literature
13
-
-
13
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
-
7
-
7
French Language and Literature
3
-
-
3
Italian Language and Literature
2
-
-
2
German Language and Literature
1
-
-
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
19
7
-
26
1.1
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
10
-
-
10
Music, General
5
-
-
5
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
4
-
-
4
Fine/Studio Arts, General
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
19
-
-
19
0.8
Library and Information Science
5
3
-
8
Library Science total
5
3
-
8
0.3
Mathematics, General
5
-
-
5
Mathematics and Statistics total
5
-
-
5
0.2
Women's Studies
-
1
1
2
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
-
1
1
2
0.1
Environmental Studies
1
-
-
1
Natural Resources and Conservation total
1
-
-
1
0
Philosophy
1
-
-
1
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
1
-
-
1
0

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