From 2003 to 2015, the number of subbaccalaureate credential awards increased in 10 of 13 occupational fields of study, but decreased in marketing, business support, and computer and information sciences.
|Figure 15. Change in the number of undergraduate credentials awarded in each occupational area: 2003 to 2015|
NOTE: Counts derived from data in table P166 at https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/ctes/tables/P166.asp.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2003–04 and 2015–16 Institutional Characteristics component and 2002–03 and 2014–15 Completions component.