Graduates earn 526 degrees from Lasell College


About 33.8 percent of the 526 degrees and certificates handed out by Lasell College 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 Newton conferred 116 bachelor's degrees and 62 master's degrees in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a master's degree in management science. Data shows the school gave out 59 master's degrees in management science, followed by 47 bachelor's degrees in speech communication and rhetoric and 38 bachelor's degrees in fashion merchandising.

The college enrolled 2,055 students for 2017-18, including 1,731 in undergraduate programs and 324 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
Management Science
-
59
59
Fashion Merchandising
38
-
38
Meeting and Event Planning
18
-
18
Accounting
14
-
14
Business Administration and Management, General
11
3
14
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
12
-
12
Finance, General
6
-
6
International Business/Trade/Commerce
5
-
5
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
4
-
4
Resort Management
4
-
4
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
4
-
4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
116
62
178
33.8
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
47
23
70
Communication and Media Studies, Other
25
-
25
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
72
23
95
18.1
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
22
16
38
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
15
-
15
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
37
16
53
10.1
Special Education and Teaching, Other
-
16
16
Curriculum and Instruction
11
2
13
Elementary Education and Teaching
1
2
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
2
-
2
Secondary Education and Teaching
2
-
2
Education total
16
20
36
6.8
Criminology
20
11
31
Sociology
4
-
4
Social Sciences total
24
11
35
6.7
Fashion/Apparel Design
17
-
17
Graphic Design
10
-
10
Fine and Studio Arts Management
3
-
3
Visual and Performing Arts total
30
-
30
5.7
Athletic Training/Trainer
17
-
17
Rehabilitation Science
-
9
9
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
3
-
3
Health Professions and Related Programs total
20
9
29
5.5
Psychology, General
29
-
29
Psychology total
29
-
29
5.5
English Language and Literature, General
12
-
12
English Language and Literature/Letters total
12
-
12
2.3
Legal Studies, General
10
-
10
Legal Professions and Studies total
10
-
10
1.9
History, General
4
-
4
History total
4
-
4
0.8
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
4
-
4
Nutrition Sciences
-
-
-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
4
-
4
0.8
Environmental Studies
4
-
4
Natural Resources and Conservation total
4
-
4
0.8
Human Services, General
4
-
4
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
4
-
4
0.8
Applied Mathematics, General
3
-
3
Mathematics and Statistics total
3
-
3
0.6
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
-
-
-

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