Graduates earn 253 degrees, certificates from Allen College


About 99.6 percent of the 253 degrees and certificates handed out by Allen 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 not-for-profit institution in Waterloo conferred 161 bachelor's degrees and 67 master's degrees in health professions and related programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in registered nursing/registered nurse. Data shows the school gave out 130 bachelor's degrees in registered nursing/registered nurse, followed by 35 master's degrees in family practice nurse/nursing and 20 bachelor's degrees in clinical/medical laboratory technician.

The college enrolled 622 students for 2017-18, including 329 in undergraduate programs and 293 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
130
-
-
-
130
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
-
35
5
40
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
20
-
-
-
20
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
-
-
12
4
16
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
-
-
14
-
14
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
-
12
-
-
12
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
7
-
-
-
7
Nursing Practice
-
-
3
-
3
Nursing Education
-
-
3
-
3
Public Health, General
2
-
-
-
2
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
2
-
-
-
2
Nursing Administration
-
-
1
-
1
Critical Care Nursing
-
-
1
-
1
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
-
-
1
-
1
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
-
-
-
-
-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
-
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
161
12
70
9
252
99.6
Education, General
-
-
1
-
1
Education total
-
-
1
-
1
0.4

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