Graduates earn 1,033 degrees, certificates from Brazosport College


About 27.7 percent of the 1,033 degrees and certificates handed out by the Brazosport College in 2016-17 were to students in Science Technologies/Technicians 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 Jackson conferred 208 certificates and 78 associate's degrees in Science Technologies/Technicians programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in General Studies. Data shows the school gave out 253 associate's degrees in General Studies, followed by 208 certificates in Chemical Technology/Technician and 78 associate's degrees in Chemical Technology/Technician.

The college enrolled 4,315 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Chemical Technology/Technician
-
78
208
286
Science Technologies/Technicians total
-
78
208
286
27.7
General Studies
-
253
-
253
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
253
-
253
24.5
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
-
15
34
49
Instrumentation Technology/Technician
-
32
8
40
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
-
6
30
36
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
-
12
21
33
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
-
65
93
158
15.3
Welding Technology/Welder
-
2
41
43
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
-
4
38
42
Precision Production total
-
6
79
85
8.2
Business Administration and Management, General
45
-
-
45
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
-
15
10
25
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
45
15
10
70
6.8
Electrician
-
10
22
32
Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter
-
1
17
18
Construction Trades total
-
11
39
50
4.8
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
-
17
-
17
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
-
16
16
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
11
-
-
11
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
-
-
2
2
Health Professions and Related Programs total
11
17
18
46
4.5
Criminal Justice/Police Science
-
3
29
32
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
-
3
29
32
3.1
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
-
2
9
11
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
-
-
11
11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
-
2
20
22
2.1
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
-
8
8
16
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
-
8
8
16
1.6
Child Development
-
3
7
10
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
3
7
10
1
Elementary Education and Teaching
-
3
-
3
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
-
2
-
2
Education total
-
5
-
5
0.5

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