About 37.7 percent of the 130 degrees and certificates handed out by Oglala Lakota College in 2017-18 were to students in area, ethnic, cultural, gender and group studies 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 Kyle conferred 23 associate's degrees and 12 bachelor's degrees in area, ethnic, cultural, gender and group studies programs.
But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in american indian/native american studies. Data shows the school gave out 23 associate's degrees in american indian/native american studies, followed by 18 bachelor's degrees in general business administration and management and 12 bachelor's degrees in american indian/native american studies.
The college enrolled 1,246 students for 2017-18, including 1,216 in undergraduate programs and 30 in graduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
American Indian/Native American Studies
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
Business Administration and Management, General
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Elementary Education and Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
Construction Trades, General
Construction Trades total
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies, General
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total