About 28.8 percent of the 410 degrees and certificates handed out by Wheelock College 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 private not-for-profit institution in Boston conferred 117 master's degrees and 1 bachelor's degrees in education programs.
But the single most popular program was for a master's degree in social work. Data shows the school gave out 62 master's degrees in social work, followed by 46 bachelor's degrees in developmental and child psychology and 43 bachelor's degrees in social work.
The college enrolled 890 students for 2017-18, including 612 in undergraduate programs and 278 in graduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Special Education and Teaching, General
Reading Teacher Education
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
Developmental and Child Psychology
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
Visual and Performing Arts, General
Visual and Performing Arts total
Mathematics and Statistics total
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
Communication and Media Studies, Other
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
Political Science and Government, Other
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total