Graduates earn 1,162 degrees, certificates from Butler University


About 26.4 percent of the 1,162 degrees and certificates handed out by Butler University in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services 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 Indianapolis conferred 237 bachelor's degrees and 70 master's degrees in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a doctor's degree in pharmacy. Data shows the school gave out 136 doctor's degrees in pharmacy, followed by 89 bachelor's degrees in general marketing/marketing management and 69 master's degrees in physician assistant.

The university enrolled 5,145 students for 2017-18, including 4,293 in undergraduate programs and 852 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
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
89
-
-
-
89
Accounting
44
-
24
-
68
Finance, General
58
-
-
-
58
Business Administration and Management, General
-
-
46
-
46
Actuarial Science
12
-
-
-
12
International Business/Trade/Commerce
10
-
-
-
10
Management Information Systems, General
9
-
-
-
9
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
8
-
-
-
8
Insurance
7
-
-
-
7
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
237
-
70
-
307
26.4
Pharmacy
-
-
136
-
136
Physician Assistant
-
-
69
-
69
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
34
-
-
-
34
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
27
-
-
-
27
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
10
-
-
-
10
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
-
-
2
-
2
Pre-Pharmacy Studies
-
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
71
-
207
-
278
23.9
Secondary Education and Teaching
40
-
-
-
40
Elementary Education and Teaching
31
-
-
-
31
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
-
23
6
29
Education, General
-
-
16
-
16
Education, Other
-
-
-
14
14
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
-
12
-
12
Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Other
-
-
-
9
9
Music Teacher Education
7
-
-
-
7
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
5
-
-
-
5
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
-
-
-
3
3
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness
-
-
-
-
-
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
-
-
-
-
Education total
83
-
51
32
166
14.3
Fine and Studio Arts Management
13
-
-
-
13
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General
11
-
-
-
11
Music Theory and Composition
2
-
8
-
10
Music, General
9
-
-
-
9
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
8
-
-
-
8
Dance, General
8
-
-
-
8
Music Performance, General
8
-
-
-
8
Design and Applied Arts, Other
5
-
-
-
5
Conducting
-
-
3
-
3
Music History, Literature, and Theory
-
-
1
-
1
Keyboard Instruments
-
-
-
-
-
Jazz/Jazz Studies
-
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
64
-
12
-
76
6.5
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
33
-
-
-
33
Sports Communication
8
-
-
-
8
Organizational Communication, General
6
-
-
-
6
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
5
-
-
-
5
Communication and Media Studies, Other
5
-
-
-
5
Journalism
4
-
-
-
4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Radio and Television
-
-
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
61
-
-
-
61
5.2
Economics, General
16
-
-
-
16
Political Science and Government, General
13
-
-
-
13
International Relations and Affairs
12
-
-
-
12
Criminology
11
-
-
-
11
Sociology
4
-
-
-
4
Social Sciences, Other
3
-
-
-
3
Anthropology, Other
1
-
-
-
1
Anthropology
1
-
-
-
1
Social Sciences total
61
-
-
-
61
5.2
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
43
-
-
-
43
Biochemistry
1
-
-
-
1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
44
-
-
-
44
3.8
Creative Writing
4
-
17
-
21
English Language and Literature, General
17
-
-
-
17
English Language and Literature/Letters total
21
-
17
-
38
3.3
Psychology, General
36
-
-
-
36
Psychology, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Psychology total
36
-
-
-
36
3.1
Chemistry, General
29
-
-
-
29
Physics, General
6
-
-
-
6
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
35
-
-
-
35
3
Science, Technology and Society
12
-
-
-
12
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
1
-
-
-
1
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
-
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
13
-
-
-
13
1.1
Computer and Information Sciences, General
9
-
-
-
9
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
2
-
-
-
2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
11
-
-
-
11
0.9
Mathematics, General
9
-
-
-
9
Mathematics and Statistics total
9
-
-
-
9
0.8
History, General
1
-
3
-
4
History, Other
2
-
-
-
2
History total
3
-
3
-
6
0.5
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
2
4
-
-
6
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
2
4
-
-
6
0.5
Recording Arts Technology/Technician
5
-
-
-
5
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
5
-
-
-
5
0.4
Philosophy
3
-
-
-
3
Religion/Religious Studies
1
-
-
-
1
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Philosophy, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
4
-
-
-
4
0.3
Environmental Studies
3
-
-
-
3
Natural Resources and Conservation total
3
-
-
-
3
0.3
German Language and Literature
1
-
-
-
1
Spanish Language and Literature
1
-
-
-
1
French Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
2
-
-
-
2
0.2
Women's Studies
1
-
-
-
1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
1
-
-
-
1
0.1
Computer Software Engineering
-
-
-
-
-
Engineering total
-
-
-
-
-
-

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