About 76.8 percent of the 1,514 degrees and certificates handed out by Charter 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 private for-profit institution in Vancouver conferred 989 certificates and 162 associate's degrees in health professions and related programs.
But the single most popular program was for a certificate in medical/clinical assistant. Data shows the school gave out 739 certificates in medical/clinical assistant, followed by 119 certificates in dental assisting/assistant and 117 certificates in heating, air conditioning, ventilation and refrigeration maintenance technology/technician.
The college enrolled 2,664 students for 2017-18, including 2,660 in undergraduate programs and 4 in graduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Medical Office Management/Administration
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
Business Administration and Management, General
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Accounting and Business/Management
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Precision Production total
Computer Support Specialist
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
Legal Professions and Studies total
Construction Trades, General
Construction Trades total
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
Transportation and Materials Moving total