Graduates earn 1,055 degrees, certificates from Rochester Community and Technical College

About 35.7 percent of the 1,055 degrees and certificates handed out by the Rochester Community and Technical College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accord


About 35.7 percent of the 1,055 degrees and certificates handed out by the Rochester Community and Technical College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs 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 Rochester conferred 241 associate's degrees and 136 certificates in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. Data shows the school gave out 279 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, followed by 101 associate's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and 71 associate's degrees in Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.

The college enrolled 5,280 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
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
101
-
101
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
48
2
50
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
39
39
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
32
32
Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk
-
20
20
Surgical Technology/Technologist
19
-
19
Medical/Clinical Assistant
1
18
19
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
14
-
14
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
12
-
12
Dental Assisting/Assistant
8
4
12
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
10
-
10
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
-
9
9
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
1
5
6
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
6
-
6
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
6
-
6
Histologic Technology/Histotechnologist
6
-
6
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
-
5
5
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
5
-
5
Electroneurodiagnostic/Electroencephalographic Technology/Technologist
4
-
4
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
-
2
2
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
-
-
-
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
-
-
-
Clinical Research Coordinator
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
241
136
377
35.7
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
279
-
279
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
279
-
279
26.4
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
71
-
71
Natural Sciences
-
2
2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
71
2
73
6.9
Building/Property Maintenance
26
26
52
Carpentry/Carpenter
-
14
14
Construction Trades total
26
40
66
6.3
Business Administration and Management, General
20
4
24
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
12
2
14
Accounting
13
-
13
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
2
2
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
-
-
-
Customer Service Management
-
-
-
Human Resources Development
-
-
-
Special Products Marketing Operations
-
-
-
Office Management and Supervision
-
-
-
Retailing and Retail Operations
-
-
-
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
45
8
53
5
Criminal Justice/Police Science
28
3
31
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
6
-
6
Securities Services Administration/Management
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
34
3
37
3.5
Equestrian/Equine Studies
4
9
13
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
7
-
7
Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management
1
4
5
Horticultural Science
2
-
2
Greenhouse Operations and Management
-
1
1
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
14
14
28
2.6
Communication, General
-
11
11
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
-
7
7
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
5
1
6
Mass Communication/Media Studies
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
5
19
24
2.3
Commercial Photography
-
6
6
Fine/Studio Arts, General
5
-
5
Graphic Design
3
2
5
Music Technology
-
2
2
Music Management
2
-
2
Digital Arts
-
-
-
Dance, General
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
10
10
20
1.9
Welding Technology/Welder
-
17
17
Precision Production total
-
17
17
1.6
Computer Science
13
-
13
Information Science/Studies
2
-
2
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
15
-
15
1.4
Physical Fitness Technician
-
8
8
Golf Course Operation and Grounds Management
-
2
2
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
1
-
1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
1
10
11
1
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
8
-
8
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
-
2
2
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
8
2
10
0.9
Human Services, General
5
5
10
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
5
5
10
0.9
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
-
9
9
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
-
9
9
0.8
Child Development
6
-
6
Child Care Provider/Assistant
-
2
2
Child Care and Support Services Management
-
-
-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
6
2
8
0.8
Pre-Engineering
6
-
6
Engineering total
6
-
6
0.6
Environmental Science
6
-
6
Natural Resources and Conservation total
6
-
6
0.6
Biomedical Sciences, General
3
-
3
Biotechnology
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
3
-
3
0.3
Music Teacher Education
2
-
2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
-
1
1
Education total
2
1
3
0.3

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