Graduates earn 1,509 degrees, certificates from Jones County Junior College


About 40.2 percent of the 1,509 degrees and certificates handed out by Jones County Junior College in 2017-18 were to students in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 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 Ellisville conferred 606 associate's degrees in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies. Data shows the school gave out 606 associate's degrees in liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies, followed by 118 certificates in welding technology/welder and 82 certificates in nursing assistant/aide and patient care assistant/aide.

The college enrolled 4,517 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
606
-
606
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
606
-
606
40.2
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
82
82
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
72
-
72
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
64
64
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
8
30
38
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
9
14
23
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
12
-
12
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
5
-
5
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
5
-
5
Health Professions and Related Programs total
111
190
301
19.9
Welding Technology/Welder
10
118
128
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
2
12
14
Precision Production total
12
130
142
9.4
Electrician
31
73
104
Building/Property Maintenance
-
14
14
Construction Trades total
31
87
118
7.8
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
18
35
53
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
7
8
15
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
7
7
14
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
32
50
82
5.4
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
17
16
33
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
12
18
30
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
29
34
63
4.2
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor
-
49
49
Transportation and Materials Moving total
-
49
49
3.2
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General
7
27
34
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
-
13
13
Personal and Culinary Services total
7
40
47
3.1
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
10
12
22
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
3
12
15
Fashion Merchandising
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
13
24
37
2.5
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
2
13
15
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
1
10
11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
3
23
26
1.7
Child Care Provider/Assistant
14
-
14
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
14
-
14
0.9
Forest Technology/Technician
11
1
12
Natural Resources and Conservation total
11
1
12
0.8
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
3
4
7
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
3
4
7
0.5
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
5
-
5
Legal Professions and Studies total
5
-
5
0.3

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