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Jackson State Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 6,921
Undergraduate 4,668
Graduate 2,253
Men 2,125
Women 4,796

Jackson State Student Population

There are 6,921 students including 4,668 undergraduate and 2,253 graduate students at Jackson State University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 5,107 full-time and 1,814 part-time students with gender distribution of 2,125 male and 4,796 female students. Jackson State University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 2,653 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Jackson State University has a total enrollment of 6,921 with a gender distribution of 30.70% male (2,125 students) and 69.30% female (4,796 students). There are 1,607 male and 3,061 female students in undergraduate school and 518 male and 1,735 female students are attending graduate school at Jackson State University.
Student Population By Gender
Jackson State University
TotalMenWomen
Total6,9212,1254,796
Undergraduate4,6681,6073,061
Graduate2,2535181,735
Full-time5,1071,6823,425
Part-time1,8144431,371
[Chart] Jackson State University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Jackson State University has 5,107 full-time and 1,814 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 4,171 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 497 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 936 students are full-time and 1,317 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Jackson State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total6,9215,1071,814
Undergraduate4,6684,171497
Graduate2,2539361,317
Men2,1251,682443
Women4,7963,4251,371
[Chart] Jackson State University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Jackson State University, 2,653 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 3,033 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 6,921 students. In undergraduate schools, 3,939 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 1,747 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Jackson State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total6,9214,6682,253
Online Exclusively2,6531,4091,244
In Some Online Classes3,0332,530503
Not In Online Classes1,235729506
[Chart] Jackson State University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Jackson State University. There are 28 American Indian/Native American, 298 White, 6,228 Black/African American, 25 Asian, 58 Hispanic, 1 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 23 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Jackson State University
TotalMenWomen
Total6,9212,1254,796
American Indian/Native American28721
Asian25916
Black/African American6,2281,8644,364
Hispanic582533
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White29895203
Two More762353
[Chart] Jackson State UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Jackson State University.
Age Distribution
Jackson State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total6,9214,6682,253
Under 1819190
Age 18-191,2891,2890
Age 20-211,3741,3659
Age 22-241,255941314
Age 25-29889384505
Age 30-34551226325
Age 35-39461160301
Age 40-49659191468
Age 50-6439191300
Over 6433231
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Jackson State University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment