Graduates earn 538 degrees from the University of Mount Union


About 15.8 percent of the 538 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Mount Union in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services 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 private not-for-profit institution in Alliance conferred 85 bachelor's degrees in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in kinesiology and exercise science. Data shows the school gave out 37 bachelor's degrees in kinesiology and exercise science, followed by 34 master's degrees in physician assistant and 33 master's degrees in general educational leadership and administration.

The university enrolled 2,257 students for 2017-18, including 2,095 in undergraduate programs and 162 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business Administration and Management, General
26
-
26
Accounting
20
-
20
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
19
-
19
Finance, General
12
-
12
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
5
-
5
International Business/Trade/Commerce
3
-
3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
85
-
85
15.8
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
33
33
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
24
-
24
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
10
-
10
Education/Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed
5
-
5
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
5
-
5
Health Teacher Education
4
-
4
Music Teacher Education
1
-
1
Education total
49
33
82
15.2
Physician Assistant
-
34
34
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
22
-
22
Athletic Training/Trainer
10
-
10
Public Health, General
3
-
3
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
1
-
1
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
-
-
-
Physical Therapy/Therapist
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
36
34
70
13
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
37
-
37
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
24
-
24
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
61
-
61
11.3
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
29
-
29
Neuroscience
6
-
6
Biochemistry
6
-
6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
41
-
41
7.6
Mechanical Engineering
18
-
18
Civil Engineering, General
7
-
7
Engineering total
25
-
25
4.7
Japanese Language and Literature
8
-
8
French Language and Literature
8
-
8
Spanish Language and Literature
5
-
5
German Language and Literature
1
-
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
22
-
22
4.1
International Relations and National Security Studies, Other
7
-
7
Sociology
7
-
7
Political Science and Government, General
4
-
4
Economics, General
3
-
3
Social Sciences total
21
-
21
3.9
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
8
-
8
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
7
-
7
Organizational Communication, General
4
-
4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
19
-
19
3.5
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
18
-
18
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
18
-
18
3.4
Psychology, General
18
-
18
Psychology total
18
-
18
3.4
Writing, General
6
-
6
English Language and Literature, General
5
-
5
English Language and Literature/Letters total
11
-
11
2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
4
-
4
Music, General
4
-
4
Game and Interactive Media Design
1
-
1
Art/Art Studies, General
1
-
1
Music Performance, General
1
-
1
Visual and Performing Arts total
11
-
11
2
History, General
9
-
9
Asian History
1
-
1
History total
10
-
10
1.9
Mathematics, General
6
-
6
Financial Mathematics
4
-
4
Mathematics and Statistics total
10
-
10
1.9
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
6
-
6
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
2
-
2
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
8
-
8
1.5
Chemistry, General
4
-
4
Physics, General
2
-
2
Geology/Earth Science, General
2
-
2
Physical Sciences total
8
-
8
1.5
Human Development and Family Studies, General
5
-
5
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
5
-
5
0.9
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
3
-
3
International/Global Studies
2
-
2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
5
-
5
0.9
Environmental Science
4
-
4
Natural Resources and Conservation total
4
-
4
0.7
Philosophy
1
-
1
Religion/Religious Studies
1
-
1
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
2
-
2
0.4
African Studies
1
-
1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
1
-
1
0.2
Social Work
1
-
1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
1
-
1
0.2

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