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Columbia University Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 30,135
Undergraduate 8,148
Graduate 21,987
Men 14,041
Women 16,094

Columbia University Student Population

There are 30,135 students including 8,148 undergraduate and 21,987 graduate students at Columbia University in the City of New York for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 23,803 full-time and 6,332 part-time students with gender distribution of 14,041 male and 16,094 female students. Columbia University in the City of New York is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 25,843 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Columbia University in the City of New York has a total enrollment of 30,135 with a gender distribution of 46.59% male (14,041 students) and 53.41% female (16,094 students). There are 4,142 male and 4,006 female students in undergraduate school and 9,899 male and 12,088 female students are attending graduate school at Columbia University in the City of New York.
Student Population By Gender
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalMenWomen
Total30,13514,04116,094
Undergraduate8,1484,1424,006
Graduate21,9879,89912,088
Full-time23,80310,96012,843
Part-time6,3323,0813,251
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Columbia University in the City of New York has 23,803 full-time and 6,332 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 7,509 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 639 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 16,294 students are full-time and 5,693 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total30,13523,8036,332
Undergraduate8,1487,509639
Graduate21,98716,2945,693
Men14,04110,9603,081
Women16,09412,8433,251
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Columbia University in the City of New York, 25,843 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 2,334 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 30,135 students.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total30,1358,14821,987
Online Exclusively25,8438,00917,834
In Some Online Classes2,3341392,195
Not In Online Classes1,95801,958
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Columbia University in the City of New York. There are 66 American Indian/Native American, 9,233 White, 1,544 Black/African American, 3,922 Asian, 2,560 Hispanic, 24 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 990 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalMenWomen
Total30,13514,04116,094
American Indian/Native American663036
Asian3,9221,6452,277
Black/African American1,544599945
Hispanic2,5601,1061,454
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander241014
White9,2334,3874,846
Two More921360561
Race Un-Known1,343630713
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New YorkRace/Ethnicity Distribution