By the Numbers: McDaniel College Class of 2019

May 25, 2019

Wondering about the Class of 2019? What are their top choices of majors? How many states and countries are represented among the graduates? Where did they study abroad? Here is a close-up view of McDaniel’s newest alumni, by the numbers. 

Total number of degrees (bachelor’s and master’s):  604 

Number of master’s degrees conferred Aug. 2018-May 2019:  246 

Number of master’s degree candidates May 2019 with McDaniel (or WMC) B.A.s:  28 

Number of bachelor’s degrees conferred Aug. 2018-May 2019 (incl. Budapest):  358 

Number of UG students with 4.0 or higher: 4 

Number of legacy graduates (parent or grandparent McDaniel grad): 14 

College Scholars (Honors Program graduates): 27 

Dorsey Scholars: 3 

Summa Cum Laude graduates: 27 

Magna Cum Laude graduates: 30 

Cum Laude graduates: 51 

Global Fellows: 11 

Number of different majors, graduate and undergraduate: 49 

Top five undergraduate majors: Business Administration, Kinesiology, Psychology, Biology, Communication 

Top five master’s degree programs: Curriculum and Instruction, Counseling, Educational Leadership, Kinesiology, Special Education 

Student-designed major: Cognitive Science 

UG Graduates with most majors: 2 students with 3 majors each 

Most Jan Terms: 8 students with 3 Jan terms each  

Graduates range in age from 20 to 63 years old 

Study Abroad in 23 countries: Argentina, Austria, The Bahamas, Belgium, Chile, China, Costa Rica Dominican Republic, Ecuador, England, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, Scotland, South Africa and Spain  

Graduates hail from 26 countries: Argentina, Austria, Australia, Bahamas, Burma, Cameroon, Canada, China, Gambia, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Malawi, Mexico, Moldova, Nigeria, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Togo, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zaire 

Graduates hail from 26 states and the District of Columbia, including California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin

Number of McDaniel Europe (Budapest, Hungary) graduates:  

      Dec. 2018 graduates in Budapest - 

      May 2019 graduates in Budapest - 14 

Number of Education minors:  9 

Number of BEST/Teaching graduates:  11