Graduates earn 10,286 degrees, certificates from the University of Arizona


About 15 percent of the 10,286 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Arizona in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related 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 Tucson conferred 591 bachelor's degrees and 500 master's degrees in health professions and related programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in general psychology. Data shows the school gave out 460 bachelor's degrees in general psychology, followed by 350 bachelor's degrees in general multi-/interdisciplinary studies and 318 bachelor's degrees in general physiology.

The university enrolled 43,751 students for 2017-18, including 34,101 in undergraduate programs and 9,650 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
Public Health, General
247
173
6
426
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
105
273
-
378
Medicine
-
201
-
201
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
129
-
-
129
Pharmacy
-
94
-
94
Nursing Practice
-
92
-
92
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
54
26
-
80
Pre-Veterinary Studies
56
-
-
56
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
-
37
-
37
Pharmaceutical Sciences
-
11
-
11
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
-
-
10
10
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
-
-
7
7
Audiology/Audiologist
-
6
-
6
Critical Care Nursing
-
-
4
4
Environmental Health
-
4
-
4
Clinical, Hospital, and Managed Care Pharmacy
-
-
2
2
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
-
2
-
2
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
-
1
1
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
-
-
1
1
Behavioral Aspects of Health
-
1
-
1
Medical Scientist
-
1
-
1
International Public Health/International Health
-
-
1
1
Health/Medical Physics
-
-
-
-
Health Services Administration
-
-
-
-
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other
-
-
-
-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
-
-
-
-
Genetic Counseling/Counselor
-
-
-
-
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
-
-
-
-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
-
-
-
-
Maternal and Child Health
-
-
-
-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
-
-
-
-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
591
921
32
1,544
15
Business Administration and Management, General
62
224
-
286
Accounting
148
78
1
227
Finance, General
184
32
4
220
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
188
-
-
188
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
183
-
-
183
Management Information Systems, General
141
-
9
150
Retail Management
134
-
-
134
Business/Managerial Economics
61
-
-
61
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
-
-
16
16
Operations Management and Supervision
8
-
-
8
International Business/Trade/Commerce
-
-
7
7
Organizational Leadership
-
-
7
7
Business/Commerce, General
1
-
-
1
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
1
-
-
1
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
1,111
334
44
1,489
14.5
Physiology, General
318
15
-
333
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
103
10
-
113
Neuroscience
89
4
-
93
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
86
1
-
87
Biochemistry
64
4
-
68
Microbiology, General
44
4
-
48
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
19
8
-
27
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
-
21
-
21
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
-
18
-
18
Biotechnology
-
11
-
11
Pharmacology and Toxicology
-
8
-
8
Entomology
-
5
-
5
Biostatistics
-
5
-
5
Oncology and Cancer Biology
-
4
-
4
Pharmacology
-
3
-
3
Bioinformatics
3
-
-
3
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology
-
3
-
3
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other
-
2
-
2
Biomedical Sciences, General
-
-
2
2
Genetics, General
-
2
-
2
Epidemiology
-
1
-
1
Molecular Medicine
-
-
-
-
Microbiology and Immunology
-
-
-
-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
-
-
-
-
Cardiovascular Science
-
-
-
-
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences, Other
-
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
726
129
2
857
8.3
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Other
130
95
-
225
Mechanical Engineering
157
7
-
164
Chemical Engineering
66
14
-
80
Systems Engineering
33
23
-
56
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
41
7
-
48
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
38
7
-
45
Civil Engineering, General
43
-
-
43
Mining and Mineral Engineering
21
4
10
35
Industrial Engineering
21
9
-
30
Engineering, General
-
26
-
26
Biological/Biosystems Engineering
18
-
-
18
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
3
9
-
12
Civil Engineering, Other
-
11
-
11
Agricultural Engineering
-
6
-
6
Geological/Geophysical Engineering
-
-
1
1
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
-
1
-
1
Architectural Engineering
-
-
-
-
Engineering, Other
-
-
-
-
Transportation and Highway Engineering
-
-
-
-
Engineering total
571
219
11
801
7.8
Economics, General
190
13
-
203
Political Science and Government, General
155
-
-
155
Sociology
68
8
-
76
Anthropology
53
19
-
72
International Relations and National Security Studies, Other
-
46
-
46
Geography
18
16
-
34
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
2
19
4
25
Political Science and Government, Other
-
12
-
12
Development Economics and International Development
-
5
-
5
Applied Economics
5
-
-
5
Medical Anthropology
-
-
3
3
Archeology
-
-
2
2
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
-
-
1
1
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences, Other
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
491
138
10
639
6.2
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
350
-
1
351
Nutrition Sciences
146
3
-
149
International/Global Studies
30
-
-
30
Historic Preservation and Conservation, Other
-
-
4
4
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
2
-
-
2
Natural Sciences
-
1
-
1
Museology/Museum Studies
-
-
1
1
Gerontology
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
528
4
6
538
5.2
Psychology, General
460
27
-
487
School Psychology
-
7
15
22
Experimental Psychology
9
-
-
9
Educational Psychology
-
7
-
7
Applied Behavior Analysis
-
-
4
4
Psychology total
469
41
19
529
5.1
Special Education and Teaching, General
73
41
-
114
Elementary Education and Teaching
87
-
-
87
Learning Sciences
77
-
1
78
Education, General
-
45
-
45
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
1
30
-
31
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
-
26
-
26
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
-
22
-
22
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
22
-
-
22
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
-
-
21
21
Reading Teacher Education
-
19
-
19
Art Teacher Education
4
11
-
15
Educational/Instructional Technology
-
7
4
11
Music Teacher Education
10
-
-
10
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments
-
-
8
8
Agricultural Teacher Education
-
6
-
6
Foreign Language Teacher Education
-
-
2
2
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
-
-
2
2
Educational Statistics and Research Methods
-
-
-
-
Indian/Native American Education
-
-
-
-
Education, Other
-
-
-
-
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Mathematics Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
-
-
-
-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
-
-
-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Education total
274
207
38
519
5
Computer Science
198
18
-
216
Information Technology
-
120
-
120
Computer and Information Sciences, General
64
-
-
64
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
52
-
-
52
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
-
-
3
3
Information Science/Studies
-
2
-
2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
314
140
3
457
4.4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
265
7
-
272
Journalism
103
6
-
109
Technical and Scientific Communication
-
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
368
13
-
381
3.7
Optics/Optical Sciences
39
56
5
100
Geology/Earth Science, General
43
27
-
70
Chemistry, General
33
32
-
65
Physics, General
22
19
-
41
Astronomy
12
12
-
24
Materials Science
8
10
-
18
Hydrology and Water Resources Science
3
8
2
13
Planetary Astronomy and Science
-
7
-
7
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
-
2
-
2
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
-
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
160
173
7
340
3.3
Fine/Studio Arts, General
67
-
-
67
Music, General
14
45
-
59
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
47
-
-
47
Dance, General
23
2
-
25
Music Performance, General
23
-
-
23
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
18
-
-
18
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
12
1
-
13
Art/Art Studies, General
-
12
-
12
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
5
5
-
10
Musical Theatre
5
-
-
5
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
1
-
-
1
Percussion Instruments
-
-
-
-
Keyboard Instruments
-
-
-
-
Voice and Opera
-
-
-
-
Music Theory and Composition
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts, General
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts, Other
-
-
-
-
Brass Instruments
-
-
-
-
Woodwind Instruments
-
-
-
-
Stringed Instruments
-
-
-
-
Jazz/Jazz Studies
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
215
65
-
280
2.7
Law
-
120
-
120
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
57
16
-
73
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
-
9
-
9
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
-
3
-
3
Health Law
-
-
-
-
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law
-
-
-
-
Legal Professions and Studies total
57
148
-
205
2
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
82
3
-
85
Architecture
46
23
-
69
Architecture and Related Services, Other
21
-
-
21
Landscape Architecture
-
12
-
12
Real Estate Development
-
4
-
4
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology
-
-
-
-
Architecture and Related Services total
149
42
-
191
1.9
Spanish Language and Literature
71
12
-
83
Linguistics
27
9
-
36
French Language and Literature
12
8
-
20
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
9
8
-
17
Russian Language and Literature
7
1
-
8
German Language and Literature
4
3
-
7
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other
-
6
-
6
Italian Language and Literature
4
-
-
4
Arabic Language and Literature
2
-
-
2
Iranian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
-
-
-
-
Comparative Literature
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
136
47
-
183
1.8
Homeland Security
167
-
-
167
Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
-
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
167
-
-
167
1.6
English Language and Literature, General
65
18
-
83
Creative Writing
52
6
-
58
Rhetoric and Composition
-
10
-
10
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
-
-
1
1
English Language and Literature/Letters total
117
34
1
152
1.5
Agricultural Business and Management, General
47
-
-
47
Animal Sciences, General
33
1
-
34
Agricultural Business Technology
32
-
-
32
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
14
-
-
14
Agricultural Economics
-
8
-
8
Plant Sciences, General
3
4
-
7
Agricultural Business and Management, Other
-
-
2
2
Agronomy and Crop Science
-
-
-
-
Food Science and Technology, Other
-
-
-
-
Aquaculture
-
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
129
13
2
144
1.4
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
35
25
5
65
Environmental Science
36
12
-
48
Environmental Studies
18
2
3
23
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
-
-
2
2
Natural Resources Management and Policy, Other
-
-
2
2
Natural Resources Management and Policy
-
-
-
-
Natural Resources and Conservation total
89
39
12
140
1.4
Mathematics, General
93
7
-
100
Applied Mathematics, General
-
16
-
16
Statistics, General
-
8
8
16
Mathematics and Statistics
-
-
-
-
Mathematics and Statistics total
93
31
8
132
1.3
Human Development and Family Studies, General
113
-
-
113
Family Resource Management Studies, General
-
2
-
2
Human Nutrition
-
-
1
1
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other
-
-
-
-
Family Systems
-
-
-
-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
113
2
1
116
1.1
East Asian Studies
20
12
-
32
Latin American Studies
12
4
-
16
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
6
6
-
12
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
4
4
-
8
African-American/Black Studies
6
-
-
6
Women's Studies
4
2
-
6
American Indian/Native American Studies
1
4
-
5
Disability Studies
-
-
5
5
German Studies
-
2
-
2
Caribbean Studies
-
-
1
1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
53
34
6
93
0.9
Philosophy
30
16
-
46
Philosophy, Other
26
-
-
26
Jewish/Judaic Studies
5
-
-
5
Religion/Religious Studies
5
-
-
5
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
66
16
-
82
0.8
Public Administration
51
23
1
75
Public Policy Analysis, General
-
3
-
3
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
51
26
1
78
0.8
Library and Information Science
-
59
14
73
Library Science total
-
59
14
73
0.7
History, General
55
8
-
63
History, Other
-
-
-
-
History total
55
8
-
63
0.6
Engineering/Industrial Management
30
14
2
46
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
30
14
2
46
0.5
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
-
-
38
38
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
-
-
38
38
0.4
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
9
-
-
9
Science Technologies/Technicians total
9
-
-
9
0.1
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
-
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
-
-
-
-
Cyber/Electronic Operations and Warfare
-
-
-
-
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences total
-
-
-
-
-

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