About 32.5 percent of the 231 degrees and certificates handed out by Helena College University of Montana in 2017-18 were to students in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 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 Helena conferred 75 associate's degrees in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities programs.
But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in general studies. Data shows the school gave out 75 associate's degrees in general studies, followed by 38 associate's degrees in registered nursing/registered nurse and 16 associate's degrees in computer numerically controlled (cnc) machinist technology/cnc machinist.
The university enrolled 1,422 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Precision Production total
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
Visual and Performing Arts total
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Professions and Studies total