Graduates earn 361 degrees, certificates from Bastyr University

About 59.6 percent of the 361 degrees and certificates handed out by the Bastyr University in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosu


About 59.6 percent of the 361 degrees and certificates handed out by the Bastyr University in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs 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 Kenmore conferred 122 doctor's degrees and 70 master's degrees in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.

But the single most popular program was for a doctor's degree in Naturopathic Medicine/Naturopathy. Data shows the school gave out 121 doctor's degrees in Naturopathic Medicine/Naturopathy, followed by 82 master's degrees in Nutrition Sciences and 46 master's degrees in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.

The university enrolled 1,247 students for 2016-17, including 260 in undergraduate programs and 987 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Naturopathic Medicine/Naturopathy
-
121
-
121
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
8
47
-
55
Direct Entry Midwifery
-
13
-
13
Herbalism/Herbalist
11
-
-
11
Maternal and Child Health
-
6
-
6
Public Health, General
-
5
-
5
Health and Wellness, General
2
-
-
2
Traditional Chinese Medicine and Chinese Herbology
-
-
2
2
Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
21
192
2
215
59.6
Nutrition Sciences
11
82
-
93
Human Biology
9
-
-
9
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
20
82
-
102
28.2
Counseling Psychology
-
14
-
14
Psychology, Other
11
-
-
11
Psychology total
11
14
-
25
6.9
Culinary Science/Culinology
10
-
-
10
Personal and Culinary Services total
10
-
-
10
2.8
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
-
-
6
6
Natural Resources and Conservation total
-
-
6
6
1.7
Human Nutrition
-
3
-
3
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
3
-
3
0.8

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