Graduates earn 542 degrees, certificates from Blackhawk Technical College


About 43.2 percent of the 542 degrees and certificates handed out by Blackhawk 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 Janesville conferred 150 certificates and 84 associate's degrees in health professions and related programs.

But the single most popular program was for a certificate in nursing assistant/aide and patient care assistant/aide. Data shows the school gave out 77 certificates in nursing assistant/aide and patient care assistant/aide, followed by 74 certificates in criminal justice/police science and 39 associate's degrees in criminal justice/police science.

The college enrolled 2,098 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
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
77
77
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
36
-
36
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
-
34
34
Medical/Clinical Assistant
-
18
18
Radiologist Assistant
18
-
18
Dental Assisting/Assistant
-
11
11
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
8
-
8
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
8
-
8
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
8
-
8
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
-
7
7
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
4
-
4
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
-
3
3
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
2
-
2
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
-
-
-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant
-
-
-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
84
150
234
43.2
Criminal Justice/Police Science
39
74
113
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
7
-
7
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
46
74
120
22.1
Business Administration and Management, General
16
-
16
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
15
-
15
Accounting
8
-
8
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
-
4
4
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
1
1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
39
5
44
8.1
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician
-
18
18
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
-
9
9
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
1
8
9
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
-
5
5
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
1
40
41
7.6
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
13
-
13
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
9
-
9
Network and System Administration/Administrator
-
-
-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
-
-
-
Computer Programming, Other
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
22
-
22
4.1
Lineworker
-
16
16
Electrician
-
-
-
Construction Trades total
-
16
16
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
16
-
16
Education total
16
-
16
3
Welding Technology/Welder
-
8
8
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist
-
8
8
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
-
-
-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
-
-
-
Precision Production total
-
16
16
3
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
5
-
5
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
-
3
3
Industrial Technology/Technician
3
-
3
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
1
-
1
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
9
3
12
2.2
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
10
-
10
Personal and Culinary Services total
10
-
10
1.9
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor
-
7
7
Transportation and Materials Moving total
-
7
7
1.3
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
2
-
2
Agricultural/Farm Supplies Retailing and Wholesaling
-
1
1
Agricultural Business Technology
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
2
1
3
0.6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
1
-
1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
1
-
1
0.2
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
-
-
-
Legal Professions and Studies total
-
-
-
-
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
-
-
-
Science Technologies/Technicians total
-
-
-
-

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