Graduates earn 862 degrees, certificates from Rockhurst University


About 40.7 percent of the 862 degrees and certificates handed out by Rockhurst University 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 City conferred 220 master's degrees and 110 bachelor's degrees in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a master's degree in general business administration and management. Data shows the school gave out 185 master's degrees in general business administration and management, followed by 109 bachelor's degrees in registered nursing/registered nurse and 99 bachelor's degrees in general business administration and management.

The university enrolled 3,043 students for 2017-18, including 2,208 in undergraduate programs and 835 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
Business Administration and Management, General
99
185
-
284
Management Science
-
35
16
51
Organizational Leadership
7
-
4
11
Business/Corporate Communications
4
-
-
4
Business/Commerce, General
-
-
1
1
Finance, General
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
110
220
21
351
40.7
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
109
-
-
109
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
-
51
-
51
Physical Therapy/Therapist
-
49
-
49
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
14
33
-
47
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
-
-
-
-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
123
133
-
256
29.7
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
49
-
-
49
Biochemistry
10
-
-
10
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
59
-
-
59
6.8
Education, General
-
32
-
32
Elementary Education and Teaching
9
-
-
9
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Education total
9
32
-
41
4.8
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
38
-
-
38
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
38
-
-
38
4.4
Psychology, General
30
-
-
30
Psychology total
30
-
-
30
3.5
English Language and Literature, General
14
-
-
14
Creative Writing
-
-
-
-
English Language and Literature/Letters total
14
-
-
14
1.6
Spanish Language and Literature
11
-
-
11
French Language and Literature
2
-
-
2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
13
-
-
13
1.5
Economics, General
7
-
-
7
Political Science and Government, General
5
-
-
5
Social Sciences, General
-
-
-
-
International Relations and Affairs
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
12
-
-
12
1.4
Civil Engineering, General
7
-
-
7
Mechanical Engineering
3
-
-
3
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
1
-
-
1
Engineering total
11
-
-
11
1.3
Physics, Other
4
-
-
4
Chemistry, General
4
-
-
4
Physics, General
-
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
8
-
-
8
0.9
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
7
-
-
7
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
7
-
-
7
0.8
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
-
-
7
7
Legal Professions and Studies total
-
-
7
7
0.8
Mathematics, General
4
-
-
4
Applied Mathematics, General
2
-
-
2
Mathematics and Statistics total
6
-
-
6
0.7
History, General
3
-
-
3
History total
3
-
-
3
0.3
Philosophy
3
-
-
3
Religion/Religious Studies
-
-
-
-
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
3
-
-
3
0.3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
1
-
-
1
Journalism
-
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
1
-
-
1
0.1
Information Technology
1
-
-
1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
1
-
-
1
0.1
International/Global Studies
1
-
-
1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
1
-
-
1
0.1

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