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Cornell Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 23,620
Undergraduate 14,743
Graduate 8,877
Men 11,468
Women 12,152

Cornell Student Population

There are 23,620 students including 14,743 undergraduate and 8,877 graduate students at Cornell University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 22,975 full-time and 645 part-time students with gender distribution of 11,468 male and 12,152 female students. Cornell University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 6,167 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Cornell University has a total enrollment of 23,620 with a gender distribution of 48.55% male (11,468 students) and 51.45% female (12,152 students). There are 6,781 male and 7,962 female students in undergraduate school and 4,687 male and 4,190 female students are attending graduate school at Cornell University.
Student Population By Gender
Cornell University
TotalMenWomen
Total23,62011,46812,152
Undergraduate14,7436,7817,962
Graduate8,8774,6874,190
Full-time22,97511,12811,847
Part-time645340305
[Chart] Cornell University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Cornell University has 22,975 full-time and 645 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 14,693 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 50 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 8,282 students are full-time and 595 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Cornell University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total23,62022,975645
Undergraduate14,74314,69350
Graduate8,8778,282595
Men11,46811,128340
Women12,15211,847305
[Chart] Cornell University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Cornell University, 6,167 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 16,126 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 23,620 students. In undergraduate schools, 14,727 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 7,566 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Cornell University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total23,62014,7438,877
Online Exclusively6,1674,4851,682
In Some Online Classes16,12610,2425,884
Not In Online Classes1,327161,311
[Chart] Cornell University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Cornell University. There are 56 American Indian/Native American, 7,937 White, 1,367 Black/African American, 3,926 Asian, 2,698 Hispanic, 24 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 1,079 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Cornell University
TotalMenWomen
Total23,62011,46812,152
American Indian/Native American562432
Asian3,9261,7122,214
Black/African American1,367617750
Hispanic2,6981,4181,280
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander241410
White7,9374,0423,895
Two More940400540
Race Un-Known1,526679847
[Chart] Cornell UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution