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American Student Population

Total Enrollment 14,311
Undergraduate 8,287
Graduate 6,024
Men 5,480
Women 8,831

American Student Population

There are 14,311 students including 8,287 undergraduate and 6,024 graduate students at American University for academic year 2018-2019. By attending status, there are 11,435 full-time and 2,876 part-time students with gender distribution of 5,480 male and 8,831 female students. American University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 478 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

American University has a total enrollment of 14,311 with a gender distribution of 38.29% male (5,480 students) and 61.71% female (8,831 students). There are 3,189 male and 5,098 female students in undergraduate school and 2,291 male and 3,733 female students are attending graduate school at American University.
Student Population By Gender
American University
TotalMenWomen
Total14,3115,4808,831
Undergraduate8,2873,1895,098
Graduate6,0242,2913,733
Full-time11,4354,3307,105
Part-time2,8761,1501,726
[Chart] American University 2019 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

American University has 11,435 full-time and 2,876 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 7,952 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 335 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 3,483 students are full-time and 2,541 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
American University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total14,31111,4352,876
Undergraduate8,2877,952335
Graduate6,0243,4832,541
Men5,4804,3301,150
Women8,8317,1051,726
[Chart] American University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At American University, 478 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 549 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 14,311 students. In undergraduate schools, 311 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 716 students are attending some online courses.
2019 Distance Learning Enrollment
American University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total14,3118,2876,024
Online Exclusively4782476
In Some Online Classes549309240
Not In Online Classes13,2847,9765,308
[Chart] American University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at American University. There are 22 American Indian/Native American, 6,979 White, 1,302 Black/African American, 877 Asian, 1,730 Hispanic, 12 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 560 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
American University
TotalMenWomen
Total14,3115,4808,831
American Indian/Native American22913
Asian877281596
Black/African American1,302404898
Hispanic1,7306031,127
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1248
White6,9792,8104,169
Two More539198341
Race Un-Known1,013362651
[Chart] American UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at American University.
Age Distribution
American University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total14,3118,2876,024
Under 1824240
Age 18-193,5263,5251
Age 20-213,7043,65054
Age 22-242,6389081,730
Age 25-292,4991182,381
Age 30-3499626970
Age 35-3943015415
Age 40-493348326
Age 50-6415212140
Over 64817
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] American University 2019 Age Distribution of Enrollment