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A majority of respondents (74.5%) agreed or strongly agreed that their career opportunities had improved significantly as a result of completing their graduate degree at USU.

School of Graduate Studies Survey 2015

Graduation Summary Degree Counts by Major

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MajorDegree 2011-20122012-2013 2013-20142014-2015 2015-2016

Ag Communication & JournalismBachelor of Science14027
AccountingCertificate of Completion63310
AccountingBachelor of Science74100877389
AccountingBachelor of Arts1713141513
AccountingAssociate of Science/Business20100
AccountingMaster of Accounting2631325141
Animal/Dairy/Veterinary Sci.Master of Science01622
Animal/Dairy/Veterinary Sci.Doctor of Philosophy00320
Animal/Dairy/Veterinary Sci.Bachelor of Science3251534663
Aerospace EngineeringMaster of Science46747
Applied Environmntl GeoscienceBachelor of Science00020
Applied Environmntl GeoscienceMaster of Science01011
AgribusinessBachelor of Science1515111424
Agricultural EconomicsBachelor of Science01101
Agricultural EducationBachelor of Science878165
Agricultural Machinery TechAssociate of Applied Science34443
American StudiesBachelor of Science72323
American StudiesBachelor of Arts20010
American StudiesMaster of Science76481
American StudiesMaster of Arts21263
Animal ScienceDoctor of Philosophy22000
Animal ScienceBachelor of Science10000
Animal ScienceMaster of Science03101
AnthropologyBachelor of Science121212921
AnthropologyBachelor of Arts75685
AnthropologyMaster of Science01353
Applied EconomicsMaster of Science54642
ArtMaster of Fine Arts476123
ArtBachelor of Arts22043
ArtBachelor of Fine Arts6150505242
ArtBachelor of Science1714142122
Art HistoryBachelor of Arts12021
Asian StudiesBachelor of Arts63957
Ag Systems Tech/AgribusinessBachelor of Science01001
Agricultural Systems TechMaster of Science1110932
Agricultural Systems TechBachelor of Science101141014
Aviation Technology-Maint MgtBachelor of Science1311111013
Aviation Technology-Prof PilotBachelor of Science119101827
Aviation Technology-Prof PilotBachelor of Science01000
Doctor of AudiologyDoctor of Audiology54668
Automobile/Auto Mech Tech/ThnAssociate of Applied Science25324
Automobile/Auto Mech Tech/ThnCertificate of Completion02004
Business Administration/Mgt GeAssociate of Applied Science11211
Building Const Finsh/Mgmt/InspCertificate of Completion10101
Building Const Finsh/Mgmt/InspAssociate of Applied Science10000
Biological EngineeringBachelor of Science1710101529
Biological EngineeringMaster of Science63376
Biological EngineeringDoctor of Philosophy01366
BiochemistryDoctor of Philosophy13320
BiochemistryMaster of Science01303
BiochemistryBachelor of Science2216191927
BiologyAssociate of Science10000
BiologyBachelor of Arts34166
BiologyMaster of Science32210
BiologyDoctor of Philosophy24543
BiologyBachelor of Science6047606062
Bioregional PlanningMaster of Science22010
Biological Science-Comp TeachBachelor of Science1144410
Biological Science-Comp TeachBachelor of Arts00001
Business AdministrationBachelor of Science416594126141
Business AdministrationBachelor of Arts65112120
BusinessBachelor of Science133106843415
BusinessBachelor of Arts157400
Business/Commerce GeneralAssociate of Science/Business112212
Business/Commerce GeneralAssociate of Science10000
Bioveterinary ScienceDoctor of Philosophy00100
Bioveterinary ScienceMaster of Science11000
Bioveterinary ScienceBachelor of Science10000
Civil and Environ EngineeringDoctor of Philosophy5105106
Civil and Environ EngineeringMaster of Science2333251815
Civil and Environ EngineeringMaster of Engineering2014121422
Comm Disorders &Deaf EducationBachelor of Science289392327335353
Comm Disorders &Deaf EducationMaster of Education63012167
Comm Disorders &Deaf EducationMaster of Arts0002220
Comm Disorders &Deaf EducationMaster of Science16152342
Comm Disorders &Deaf EducationBachelor of Arts035610
ChemistryMaster of Science01100
ChemistryBachelor of Arts01120
ChemistryDoctor of Philosophy34312
ChemistryBachelor of Science581363
Chemical EngineeringAssociate of Pre-Engineering01000
Civil EngineeringAssociate of Pre-Engineering10000
Civil EngineeringBachelor of Science5043555953
Criminal JusticeAssociate of Science/Crim Just1712162019
Computer EngineeringBachelor of Science1196138
Computer EngineeringMaster of Science22425
Computer EngineeringMaster of Engineering33126
Communication StudiesBachelor of Arts59796
Communication StudiesBachelor of Science719242739
CommunicationMaster of Science10000
Computer ScienceBachelor of Arts01000
Computer ScienceBachelor of Science3439485168
Computer ScienceMaster of Computer Science00001
Computer ScienceMaster of Science3131182515
Computer ScienceDoctor of Philosophy42444
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist GenAssociate of Applied Science02556
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist GenCertificate of Completion10000
Conservation & Restoration EcoBachelor of Science447210
Crop ScienceBachelor of Science21301
Climate ScienceMaster of Science00020
Career and Technical EducationMaster of Education00069
Comp Teach-Physical ScienceBachelor of Science41141
Curriculum and InstructionEducational Specialist43201
Disability DisciplinesDoctor of Philosophy46656
Diesel Mechanics Tech/TechnAssociate of Applied Science61234
Early Childhood EducationBachelor of Science1820242322
Early Childhood EducationBachelor of Arts01000
EcologyDoctor of Philosophy67585
EcologyMaster of Science1485107
EconomicsBachelor of Science252232254256290
EconomicsMaster of Science63735
EconomicsBachelor of Arts2932281916
EconomicsDoctor of Philosophy00313
Early Child Ed & Special EdBachelor of Science00001
Economics and StatisticsMaster of Science11000
CAD/CADD Draft/Design TechCertificate of Completion22525
EducationDoctor of Education45221
EducationDoctor of Philosophy1616111310
Elementary Ed & Deaf EdBachelor of Science02403
Elementary Ed & Deaf EdBachelor of Arts00001
Elementary Education K-6Bachelor of Arts01110
Elementary Education K-6Bachelor of Science19111586
Elementary Ed & Special EdBachelor of Science35974
Early Childhood Education&TeacCertificate of Completion20000
Early Childhood Education&TeacAssociate of Science10000
Early Childhood Education&TeacAssociate of Applied Science40311
Elementary EducationMaster of Science00010
Elementary EducationMaster of Education3635251511
Elementary EducationBachelor of Arts15558
Elementary EducationBachelor of Science109147130133120
Electrical EngineeringDoctor of Philosophy12574
Electrical EngineeringMaster of Engineering13781310
Electrical EngineeringAssociate of Pre-Engineering00020
Electrical EngineeringBachelor of Science3328303942
Electrical EngineeringMaster of Science101810710
Engineering EducationDoctor of Philosophy10243
EnglishMaster of Science14221582
EnglishMaster of Arts653108
EnglishBachelor of Arts1527232225
EnglishAssociate of Science10000
EnglishBachelor of Science5967677392
Engineering, GeneralAssociate of Pre-Engineering20000
Engineering, GeneralAssociate of Science10000
Environmental & NR EconomicsBachelor of Science00023
Environmental StudiesBachelor of Science1016171210
EntrepreneurshipBachelor of Science1915612
EntrepreneurshipBachelor of Arts11200
Environmental EngineeringBachelor of Science104529
Environmental Soil/Water ScienBachelor of Science03183
Engineering & Technology EdBachelor of Science70000
Engineering & Technology EdMaster of Science10000
Fisheries & Aquatic SciencesBachelor of Science55262
Family and Consumer SciencesBachelor of Arts00010
Family and Consumer SciencesBachelor of Science43174
Family and Human DevelopmentDoctor of Philosophy40225
Family, Consumer, Human DeveloMaster of Family and Human Dev10013
Family, Consumer, Human DeveloBachelor of Science65113133116109
Family, Consumer, Human DeveloDoctor of Philosophy01100
Family, Consumer, Human DeveloBachelor of Arts75211
Family, Consumer, Human DeveloMaster of Science655102
Family & Consumer Sciences EdBachelor of Science2214231718
Financial EconomicsMaster of Science28111315
FinanceBachelor of Arts91392110
FinanceBachelor of Science6459645559
Family Life StudiesBachelor of Science1937343348
ForestryMaster of Science01202
ForestryBachelor of Science32336
ForestryDoctor of Philosophy00100
FrenchBachelor of Arts77754
Fisheries BiologyMaster of Science22101
General StudiesAssociate of Arts27192098106
General StudiesBachelor of Science45200
General StudiesAssociate of Science79073885910561024
GeographyMaster of Science11001
GeographyBachelor of Arts10000
GeographyBachelor of Science48444
GeologyMaster of Science52944
GeologyBachelor of Science10612148
GeologyBachelor of Arts00010
GeologyAssociate of Science10000
GeologyDoctor of Philosophy02321
Geography TeachingBachelor of Science11102
Global CommunicationBachelor of Arts03131414
Graphic DesignAssociate of Science10000
Graphic DesignCertificate of Completion10000
GermanBachelor of Arts57551
General Studies in AgBachelor of Science0013723
General Studies in ArtsBachelor of Arts01000
General Studies in ArtsBachelor of Science01011
General Studies in Ed/Human SeBachelor of Science00112836
General Studies in Ed/Human SeBachelor of Arts00010
General Studies in HumanitiesBachelor of Science00013
General Studies in Nat ResourcBachelor of Science02655
General Studies in ScienceBachelor of Science323611
General Studies in ScienceBachelor of Arts01000
General Studies in Social ScieBachelor of Science00002
General Studies in TechnologyBachelor of Science106221
General TechnologyAssociate of Applied Science03335
Health and Human MovementMaster of Science172014159
Human Dim Eco Sci & MgmtDoctor of Philosophy11042
Human Dim Eco Sci & MgmtMaster of Science16232
Health Education and PromotionBachelor of Science818343454
Health Education SpecialistBachelor of Science80150
Constrc/Heavy Equip/EarthmovinCertificate of Completion01101
HistoryBachelor of Arts4743181533
HistoryBachelor of Science2727201727
HistoryMaster of Science12324
HistoryMaster of Arts45459
Human Movement ScienceBachelor of Science135136150158154
HorticultureMaster of Prof Studies in Hort20130
HorticultureBachelor of Science24161254
Health, Physical Ed & RecreatiMaster of Education190011
Health, Physical Ed & RecreatiMaster of Science10000
Human Resource ManagementBachelor of Arts46100
Human Resource ManagementBachelor of Science4438900
Human EnvironmentsMaster of Science10000
Human ResourcesMaster of Human Resources0005455
Human ResourcesMaster of Science81649141
Interior Design SalesMarketingBachelor of Science162000
Interior Design SalesMarketingBachelor of Arts21000
International Food & AgribusMaster of Science01024
Instructional LeadershipMaster of Education815242018
International AgribusinessBachelor of Arts02021
International BusinessBachelor of Science109103
International BusinessBachelor of Arts1824301818
Interior DesignBachelor of Interior Design1218181813
Interior DesignBachelor of Science01000
Industrial MathematicsMaster of Science00021
Instructional TechnologyEducational Specialist10000
Instructional TechnologyMaster of Education130000
International StudiesBachelor of Arts2325231525
Irrigation EngineeringDoctor of Philosophy42103
Irrigation EngineeringMaster of Science11000
Interdisciplinary StudiesBachelor of Science163156137129106
Interdisciplinary StudiesBachelor of Arts101292115
Instructional Tech&Learning ScEducational Specialist00362
Instructional Tech&Learning ScMaster of Education7131456
Instructional Tech&Learning ScDoctor of Philosophy72333
Instructional Tech&Learning ScMaster of Inst Tech & Inst Des000212
Instructional Tech&Learning ScMaster of Science2031283111
IT Support & Web DevelopmentAssociate of Applied Science00001
JournalismBachelor of Science6565493941
JournalismBachelor of Arts1613866
Landscape ArchitectureMaster of Landscape Arch112853
Landscape ArchitectureBachelor of Landscape Arch1318311616
Law and Constitutional StudiesBachelor of Arts631025
Law and Constitutional StudiesBachelor of Science15711118
Liberal ArtsBachelor of Arts4830341831
Liberal Arts&Sci, Gen StudiesAssociate of Science100000
Liberal Arts&Sci, Gen StudiesAssociate of Arts20000
Liberal ArtsBachelor of Arts12000
Clinical/Medical Lab AssistantCertificate of Completion59302
Machine Tool TechnologyCertificate of Completion02300
Mathematics EducationBachelor of Arts10000
Mathematics EducationBachelor of Science10151458
MarketingBachelor of Arts57101423
MarketingBachelor of Science4551546685
Mathematics/StatisticsBachelor of Science02523
Mathematics/StatisticsBachelor of Arts00010
MathematicsBachelor of Science101010715
MathematicsMaster of Mathematic15426
MathematicsMaster of Science42224
MathematicsBachelor of Arts10000
Master of Bus AdminMaster of Business Administrat167123145125119
Master of Dietetics AdminMaster of Dietetics Administra5671213
Medical Laboratory TechnicianAssociate of Applied Science00005
Medical Laboratory TechnicianAssociate of Applied Science20030
Mechanical EngineeringMaster of Science1930211521
Mechanical EngineeringAssociate of Pre-Engineering30100
Mechanical EngineeringBachelor of Science898299102122
Mechanical EngineeringDoctor of Philosophy62645
Mining and Mineral EngineeringAssociate of Pre-Engineering10000
Master Family & Human DevelopMaster of Family and Human Dev01610
Master of Food Micro & SafetyMaster of Food Microbiology an01000
Master of Fitness PromotionMaster of Fitness Promotion00013
Master of Food Safety&QualityMaster of Food Safety&Quality05503
Master of Health PromotionMaster of Health Promotion00141
Medical Insurance Spec/MedicalCertificate of Completion131000
Management Information SystemsMaster of Science28261782
Management Information SystemsMaster of Mngmt Info Sys0002835
Management Information SystemsBachelor of Science4044555669
Management Information SystemsBachelor of Arts277310
Marriage and Family TherapyMaster Marriage Family Therapy35436
Math/Stats - Comp TeachingBachelor of Science111922814
Master of Technical CommunMaster of Technical Commun00036
Mathematical SciencesDoctor of Philosophy16534
MusicBachelor of Arts00001
MusicMaster of Music05244
MusicBachelor of Music2739413835
Music TherapyBachelor of Science81312116
Music TherapyBachelor of Arts01100
Nutrition and Food SciencesDoctor of Philosophy64144
Nutrition and Food SciencesMaster of Science103788
Nutrition and Food SciencesBachelor of Science371000
Natural ResourcesMaster of Natural Resources142011119
Nutrition, Dietetics &Food SciBachelor of Science1144634046
NEPA Certificate ProgramCertificate/Graduate00006
Licensed Pract NursingCertificate of Completion000035
Licensed Pract Nursing/Voc N TCertificate of Completion333129220
Nursing/Reg Nurs Trn/RN ASNAssociate of Applied Science393551410
Registered NurseAssociate of Applied Science000037
Operations ManagementBachelor of Science1316120
Operations ManagementBachelor of Arts10000
Ornamental HorticultureCertificate/Undergrad912142840
Ornamental HorticultureAssociate of Applied Science1718152121
Ornamental HorticultureCertificate/Undergrad71000
Office Systems SupportAssociate of Applied Science10000
Parks and RecreationBachelor of Science219202210
PhilosophyBachelor of Science75501
PhilosophyBachelor of Arts44335
Physics TeachingBachelor of Science01030
PhysicsDoctor of Philosophy16322
PhysicsBachelor of Science1314142318
PhysicsMaster of Science12211
Plant ScienceBachelor of Science0792018
Plant ScienceDoctor of Philosophy31111
Plant ScienceMaster of Science38653
Political ScienceBachelor of Science3731353230
Political ScienceMaster of Science75152
Political ScienceBachelor of Arts2116151113
Political ScienceMaster of Arts02112
Pre-EngineeringAssociate of Pre-Engineering72574
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical StudiAssociate of Science40000
Pre-NursingAssociate of Science80000
Pre-NursingAssociate of Arts00110
Physical and Sport EducationMaster of Education4111357
Psychology TeachingBachelor of Science11010
PsychologyBachelor of Science10210894110118
PsychologyBachelor of Arts651914
PsychologyEducational Specialist27634
PsychologyDoctor of Philosophy7121125
PsychologyMaster of Education0003157
PsychologyMaster of Science70365775
Public HealthBachelor of Science2020171819
Medical Radiologic Tech/SciencAssociate of Science10000
Rangeland ResourcesBachelor of Science56344
Range ScienceDoctor of Philosophy10002
Range ScienceMaster of Science41130
Religious StudiesBachelor of Arts33062
Religious StudiesBachelor of Science25410
Rec Resource ManagementMaster of Science31200
Rehabilitation CounselingMaster of Rehabilitation Couns3521272018
Rehabilitation CounselingCertificate/Graduate007210
Residential Landscape Design&CBachelor of Science141310814
Recreation Resource ManagementBachelor of Science10481112
Secondary EducationBachelor of Science63713
Secondary EducationMaster of Education3524362919
Special Ed & Early Child EdBachelor of Science10100
Special Ed & Elementary EdBachelor of Science43498
Soil ScienceDoctor of Philosophy00120
Soil ScienceMaster of Science11122
Second Language TeachingMaster of Second Language Teac710359
SociologyBachelor of Arts49837
SociologyBachelor of Science3932364541
SociologyMaster of Science64233
SociologyDoctor of Philosophy30031
Social WorkAssociate of Science10000
Social ScienceMaster of Social Science10000
Social WorkMaster of Social Work630265627
Social WorkBachelor of Arts511564
Social WorkBachelor of Science5045638462
SpanishBachelor of Arts2531222529
Speech CommunicationBachelor of Arts30000
Speech CommunicationBachelor of Science111000
Special EducationBachelor of Arts00100
Special EducationMaster of Science43489
Special EducationMaster of Education79854
Special EducationBachelor of Science4053435139
Social Studies Composite TeachBachelor of Arts13104
Social Studies Composite TeachBachelor of Science1015101711
StatisticsMaster of Science53557
StatisticsBachelor of Science79101418
StatisticsBachelor of Arts00010
Technology & Engineering EdBachelor of Science083104
Technology & Engineering EdMaster of Science01520
Theatre ArtsMaster of Fine Arts13221
Theatre ArtsBachelor of Fine Arts810141714
Theatre ArtsMaster of Arts10000
Theatre ArtsBachelor of Arts11512
Dramatic/Theatre Arts & Stg CrAssociate of Science10000
ToxicologyMaster of Science00101
ToxicologyDoctor of Philosophy01001
Theory & Practice of Prof CommDoctor of Philosophy01210
Watershed & Earth SystemsBachelor of Science12123
Watershed ScienceDoctor of Philosophy02201
Watershed ScienceMaster of Science35546
Welding Technology/WelderCertificate of Completion27068
Welding Technology/WelderAssociate of Applied Science28739
Women and Gender StudiesCertificate/Graduate00413
Wildlife BiologyDoctor of Philosophy10501
Wildlife BiologyMaster of Science36646
Wildlife ScienceBachelor of Science1820282533