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Columbia University Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 31,456
Undergraduate 8,221
Graduate 23,235
Men 14,770
Women 16,686

Columbia University Student Population

There are 31,456 students including 8,221 undergraduate and 23,235 graduate students at Columbia University in the City of New York for academic year 2019-2020. By attending status, there are 26,487 full-time and 4,969 part-time students with gender distribution of 14,770 male and 16,686 female students. Columbia University in the City of New York is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 586 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Columbia University in the City of New York has a total enrollment of 31,456 with a gender distribution of 46.95% male (14,770 students) and 53.05% female (16,686 students). There are 4,277 male and 3,944 female students in undergraduate school and 10,493 male and 12,742 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
Total31,45614,77016,686
Undergraduate8,2214,2773,944
Graduate23,23510,49312,742
Full-time26,48712,33214,155
Part-time4,9692,4382,531
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York 2020 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Columbia University in the City of New York has 26,487 full-time and 4,969 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 7,701 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 520 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 18,786 students are full-time and 4,449 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total31,45626,4874,969
Undergraduate8,2217,701520
Graduate23,23518,7864,449
Men14,77012,3322,438
Women16,68614,1552,531
[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, 655 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 1,139 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 31,456 students.
2020 Distance Learning Enrollment
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total31,4568,22123,235
Online Exclusively6550655
In Some Online Classes1,13901,139
Not In Online Classes29,6628,22121,441
[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 57 American Indian/Native American, 9,456 White, 1,493 Black/African American, 3,865 Asian, 2,467 Hispanic, 29 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 989 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalMenWomen
Total31,45614,77016,686
American Indian/Native American572730
Asian3,8651,6422,223
Black/African American1,493593900
Hispanic2,4671,1171,350
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander291118
White9,4564,5974,859
Two More837336501
Race Un-Known1,444653791
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New YorkRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Columbia University in the City of New York.
Age Distribution
Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total31,4568,22123,235
Under 1890900
Age 18-192,6872,6825
Age 20-213,6963,188508
Age 22-2410,1391,0949,045
Age 25-299,2926968,596
Age 30-343,4052613,144
Age 35-391,146991,047
Age 40-4970972637
Age 50-6426734233
Over 6425520
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York 2020 Age Distribution of Enrollment