Graduates earn 3,144 degrees, certificates from Gwinnett Technical College


About 22.8 percent of the 3,144 degrees and certificates handed out by Gwinnett Technical 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 public institution in Lawrenceville conferred 545 certificates and 173 associate's degrees in health professions and related programs.

But the single most popular program was for a certificate in automobile/automotive mechanics technology/technician. Data shows the school gave out 211 certificates in automobile/automotive mechanics technology/technician, followed by 189 certificates in general health services/allied health/health sciences and 148 certificates in computer installation and repair technology/technician.

The college enrolled 8,321 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
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
-
189
189
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
12
119
131
Surgical Technology/Technologist
30
40
70
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
-
57
57
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
47
-
47
Dental Assisting/Assistant
-
42
42
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
-
32
32
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
13
15
28
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
-
27
27
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
21
-
21
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
18
-
18
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
16
-
16
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
12
12
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
9
1
10
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
7
-
7
Medical/Clinical Assistant
-
6
6
Clinical Research Coordinator
-
5
5
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
173
545
718
22.8
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
37
137
174
Business Administration and Management, General
43
89
132
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
32
43
75
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
-
47
47
Construction Management
15
31
46
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
-
40
40
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
17
22
39
Selling Skills and Sales Operations
-
34
34
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
8
20
28
Tourism and Travel Services Management
-
20
20
Meeting and Event Planning
-
17
17
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
-
12
12
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
-
11
11
Restaurant/Food Services Management
-
2
2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
152
525
677
21.5
Network and System Administration/Administrator
56
118
174
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
41
89
130
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
38
20
58
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
-
52
52
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
-
49
49
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
15
32
47
Computer and Information Sciences, Other
-
22
22
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
150
382
532
16.9
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
30
211
241
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
-
148
148
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
20
89
109
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician
-
18
18
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
50
466
516
16.4
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
-
49
49
Commercial Photography
15
30
45
Interior Design
8
31
39
Game and Interactive Media Design
7
9
16
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
30
119
149
4.7
Child Care Provider/Assistant
-
90
90
Child Care and Support Services Management
-
7
7
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
97
97
3.1
Welding Technology/Welder
-
86
86
Precision Production total
-
86
86
2.7
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
29
33
62
Teacher Assistant/Aide
-
12
12
Education total
29
45
74
2.4
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
8
32
40
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
-
30
30
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other
2
-
2
Solar Energy Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
10
62
72
2.3
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
37
30
67
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
37
30
67
2.1
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
-
26
26
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
7
4
11
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant
-
10
10
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
-
6
6
Barbering/Barber
-
3
3
Personal and Culinary Services total
7
49
56
1.8
Carpentry/Carpenter
-
46
46
Building/Property Maintenance
-
2
2
Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector
-
-
-
Electrician
-
-
-
Construction Trades total
-
48
48
1.5
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
8
13
21
Floriculture/Floristry Operations and Management
-
2
2
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
-
1
1
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
8
16
24
0.8
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
10
7
17
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
-
-
-
Science Technologies/Technicians total
10
7
17
0.5
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
-
10
10
English Language and Literature/Letters total
-
10
10
0.3
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
-
1
1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
-
1
1
0
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
-
-
-
-

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