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Total Enrollment 50,351
Undergraduate 39,423
Graduate 10,928
Men 24,237
Women 26,114

MSU Student Population

There are 50,351 students including 39,423 undergraduate and 10,928 graduate students at Michigan State University for academic year 2018-2019. By attending status, there are 43,863 full-time and 6,488 part-time students with gender distribution of 24,237 male and 26,114 female students. Michigan State University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 2,196 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Michigan State University has a total enrollment of 50,351 with a gender distribution of 48.14% male (24,237 students) and 51.86% female (26,114 students). There are 19,438 male and 19,985 female students in undergraduate school and 4,799 male and 6,129 female students are attending graduate school at Michigan State University.
Student Population By Gender
Michigan State University
TotalMenWomen
Total50,35124,23726,114
Undergraduate39,42319,43819,985
Graduate10,9284,7996,129
Full-time43,86321,22322,640
Part-time6,4883,0143,474
[Chart] Michigan State University 2019 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Michigan State University has 43,863 full-time and 6,488 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 35,744 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 3,679 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 8,119 students are full-time and 2,809 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Michigan State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total50,35143,8636,488
Undergraduate39,42335,7443,679
Graduate10,9288,1192,809
Men24,23721,2233,014
Women26,11422,6403,474
[Chart] Michigan State University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Michigan State University, 2,196 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 9,273 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 50,351 students. In undergraduate schools, 8,923 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 2,546 students are attending some online courses.
2019 Distance Learning Enrollment
Michigan State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total50,35139,42310,928
Online Exclusively2,1963181,878
In Some Online Classes9,2738,605668
Not In Online Classes38,88230,5008,382
[Chart] Michigan State University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Michigan State University. There are 104 American Indian/Native American, 33,210 White, 3,505 Black/African American, 2,826 Asian, 2,388 Hispanic, 52 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 931 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Michigan State University
TotalMenWomen
Total50,35124,23726,114
American Indian/Native American1044262
Asian2,8261,4041,422
Black/African American3,5051,3422,163
Hispanic2,3881,0851,303
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander522428
White33,21015,82517,385
Two More1,484652832
Race Un-Known519279240
[Chart] Michigan State UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Michigan State University.
Age Distribution
Michigan State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total50,35139,42310,928
Under 188208200
Age 18-1916,23916,2372
Age 20-2116,53316,385148
Age 22-247,8674,9202,947
Age 25-294,9947194,275
Age 30-341,8101571,653
Age 35-3992078842
Age 40-4987574801
Age 50-6427130241
Over 6422319
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Michigan State University 2019 Age Distribution of Enrollment