Graduates earn 5,076 degrees from Wilmington University


About 25 percent of the 5,076 degrees and certificates handed out by Wilmington 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 Castle conferred 688 master's degrees and 545 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 computer and information systems security/information assurance. Data shows the school gave out 956 master's degrees in computer and information systems security/information assurance, followed by 540 bachelor's degrees in registered nursing/registered nurse and 351 master's degrees in general business administration and management.

The university enrolled 14,170 students for 2017-18, including 8,440 in undergraduate programs and 5,730 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business Administration and Management, General
219
-
386
605
Organizational Leadership
-
-
280
280
Organizational Behavior Studies
118
-
-
118
Accounting
76
-
40
116
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
51
-
-
51
Finance, General
35
-
-
35
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
33
-
-
33
Management Information Systems, General
-
-
17
17
Information Resources Management
13
-
-
13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
545
-
723
1,268
25
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
89
-
956
1,045
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
6
8
93
107
Computer Graphics
37
-
-
37
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
26
-
-
26
Information Technology Project Management
-
-
18
18
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
15
-
-
15
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
173
8
1,067
1,248
24.6
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
540
-
-
540
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
-
-
208
208
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
62
-
-
62
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
-
58
58
Nursing Practice
-
-
42
42
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
-
-
23
23
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
-
-
5
5
Nursing Education
-
-
-
-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
-
-
-
-
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
602
-
336
938
18.5
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
-
164
164
Education, General
88
-
30
118
Elementary Education and Teaching
72
-
31
103
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
-
71
71
Reading Teacher Education
-
-
53
53
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
-
51
51
Educational/Instructional Technology
-
-
46
46
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
-
-
37
37
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
-
-
20
20
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
20
-
-
20
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
-
14
14
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
10
2
-
12
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
-
-
7
7
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
2
-
-
2
Social Science Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Curriculum and Instruction
-
-
-
-
Mathematics Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
-
-
-
-
Education total
192
2
524
718
14.1
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
117
-
-
117
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
-
-
100
100
Homeland Security
-
-
39
39
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
-
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
117
-
139
256
5
Behavioral Sciences
219
-
-
219
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
219
-
-
219
4.3
Human Services, General
-
-
121
121
Public Administration
-
-
-
-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
-
-
121
121
2.4
Psychology, General
111
-
-
111
Psychology total
111
-
-
111
2.2
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
45
25
-
70
General Studies
8
3
-
11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
53
28
-
81
1.6
Game and Interactive Media Design
18
-
-
18
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
13
-
-
13
Digital Arts
3
-
-
3
Visual and Performing Arts total
34
-
-
34
0.7
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
15
-
-
15
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
14
-
-
14
Photojournalism
-
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
-
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
29
-
-
29
0.6
Pre-Law Studies
23
-
-
23
Legal Professions and Studies total
23
-
-
23
0.5
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
14
-
-
14
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
14
-
-
14
0.3
Political Science and Government, General
6
-
-
6
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
-
-
3
3
Social Sciences total
6
-
3
9
0.2
Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician and Assistant
5
-
-
5
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
2
-
-
2
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
-
-
-
-
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
7
-
-
7
0.1
Natural Resources Management and Policy
-
-
-
-
Natural Resources and Conservation total
-
-
-
-
-

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