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Chicago Heights, Illinois

Prairie State College Majors

Undergraduate Majors at Prairie State College

The most popular major at Prairie State College is Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide followed by Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance) and Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic). A list of all 35 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Prairie State College

Communications Technology

Graduates
Recording Arts Technology/Technician 3
Graphic Communications 4

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Information Technology 3
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 4

Engineering Technology

Graduates
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician 1

Work and Family Studies

Graduates
Child Care Provider/Assistant 11

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 194
General Studies 6

General Studies

Graduates
Biological and Physical Sciences 38

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Graduates
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 10
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 10

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting

Graduates
Criminal Justice/Police Science 9
Fire Science/Fire-fighting 34

Construction Trades

Graduates
Electrician 22

Mechanic and Repair Technologies

Graduates
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician 1
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician 20
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology 6
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 29

Precision Production Trades

Graduates
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist 1
Tool and Die Technology/Technician 2
Welding Technology/Welder 8
Cabinetmaking and Millwork 5

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Commercial Photography 5
Fine/Studio Arts 2

Health Professions

Graduates
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 32
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance) 69
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 62
Surgical Technology/Technologist 10
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 46
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 271

Business

Graduates
Business/Commerce 1
Business Administration and Management 3
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 5
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science 2
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry 1

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=148007 IPEDS survey data for Prairie State College.