Graduates earn 303 degrees, certificates from Central Wyoming College


About 25.4 percent of the 303 degrees and certificates handed out by Central Wyoming College 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 Riverton conferred 62 associate's degrees and 15 certificates in health professions and related programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in registered nursing/registered nurse. Data shows the school gave out 30 associate's degrees in registered nursing/registered nurse, followed by 21 associate's degrees in general parks, recreation and leisure facilities management and 16 associate's degrees in general psychology.

The college enrolled 1,930 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
30
-
30
Health and Wellness, General
14
-
14
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
10
-
10
Dental Assisting/Assistant
-
6
6
Medical/Clinical Assistant
-
4
4
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
4
-
4
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
-
4
4
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
3
-
3
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
1
1
2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
-
-
-
Athletic Training/Trainer
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
62
15
77
25.4
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
1
8
9
Business/Commerce, General
6
-
6
Business Administration and Management, General
6
-
6
Accounting
4
-
4
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
2
1
3
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
2
-
2
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
-
2
2
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
1
-
1
Selling Skills and Sales Operations
-
-
-
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation
-
-
-
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
22
11
33
10.9
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
21
-
21
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
2
-
2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
23
-
23
7.6
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
3
15
18
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
3
15
18
5.9
Welding Technology/Welder
4
12
16
Precision Production total
4
12
16
5.3
Psychology, General
16
-
16
Psychology total
16
-
16
5.3
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
12
-
12
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
2
1
3
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
14
1
15
5
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
2
6
8
Social Sciences, General
5
-
5
Anthropology
1
-
1
Social Sciences total
8
6
14
4.6
Equestrian/Equine Studies
5
3
8
Agricultural Business and Management, General
3
-
3
Range Science and Management
2
-
2
Agricultural and Domestic Animal Services, Other
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
10
3
13
4.3
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
4
-
4
Commercial Photography
4
-
4
Art/Art Studies, General
2
-
2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
1
-
1
Graphic Design
1
-
1
Acting
1
-
1
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts, General
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
13
-
13
4.3
Systems Science and Theory
7
-
7
Science, Technology and Society
4
-
4
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
11
-
11
3.6
Radio and Television
5
-
5
Communication, General
4
-
4
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
1
-
1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
10
-
10
3.3
Secondary Education and Teaching
7
-
7
Elementary Education and Teaching
3
-
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
-
-
-
Education total
10
-
10
3.3
English Language and Literature, General
9
-
9
English Language and Literature/Letters total
9
-
9
3
General Studies
4
1
5
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
4
1
5
1.6
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
4
-
4
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
4
-
4
1.3
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
3
-
3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
3
-
3
1
American Indian/Native American Studies
2
-
2
Area Studies, Other
-
-
-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
2
-
2
0.7
Computer Science
2
-
2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
2
-
2
0.7
Pre-Law Studies
2
-
2
Legal Professions and Studies total
2
-
2
0.7
Mathematics, General
2
-
2
Mathematics and Statistics total
2
-
2
0.7
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
2
-
2
Personal and Culinary Services total
2
-
2
0.7
Engineering, General
1
-
1
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
-
-
-
Engineering total
1
-
1
0.3
Physical Sciences
1
-
1
Geology/Earth Science, General
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
1
-
1
0.3
Youth Services/Administration
-
1
1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
-
1
1
0.3
Child Care and Support Services Management
-
-
-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
-
-
-
Environmental Science
-
-
-
Natural Resources and Conservation total
-
-
-
-

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