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Mississippi State Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 22,226
Undergraduate 18,792
Graduate 3,434
Men 11,133
Women 11,093

Mississippi State Student Population

There are 22,226 students including 18,792 undergraduate and 3,434 graduate students at Mississippi State University for academic year 2019-2020. By attending status, there are 18,951 full-time and 3,275 part-time students with gender distribution of 11,133 male and 11,093 female students. Mississippi State University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 1,785 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Mississippi State University has a total enrollment of 22,226 with a gender distribution of 50.09% male (11,133 students) and 49.91% female (11,093 students). There are 9,500 male and 9,292 female students in undergraduate school and 1,633 male and 1,801 female students are attending graduate school at Mississippi State University.
Student Population By Gender
Mississippi State University
TotalMenWomen
Total22,22611,13311,093
Undergraduate18,7929,5009,292
Graduate3,4341,6331,801
Full-time18,9519,3169,635
Part-time3,2751,8171,458
[Chart] Mississippi State University 2020 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Mississippi State University has 18,951 full-time and 3,275 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 17,113 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 1,679 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 1,838 students are full-time and 1,596 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Mississippi State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total22,22618,9513,275
Undergraduate18,79217,1131,679
Graduate3,4341,8381,596
Men11,1339,3161,817
Women11,0939,6351,458
[Chart] Mississippi State University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Mississippi State University, 1,836 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 2,153 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 22,226 students. In undergraduate schools, 2,841 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 1,148 students are attending some online courses.
2020 Distance Learning Enrollment
Mississippi State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total22,22618,7923,434
Online Exclusively1,836872964
In Some Online Classes2,1531,969184
Not In Online Classes18,23715,9512,286
[Chart] Mississippi State University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Mississippi State University. There are 123 American Indian/Native American, 15,998 White, 3,725 Black/African American, 338 Asian, 700 Hispanic, 17 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 261 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Mississippi State University
TotalMenWomen
Total22,22611,13311,093
American Indian/Native American1235073
Asian338209129
Black/African American3,7251,5852,140
Hispanic700352348
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1789
White15,9988,1877,811
Two More433202231
Race Un-Known1045945
[Chart] Mississippi State UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Mississippi State University.
Age Distribution
Mississippi State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total22,22618,7923,434
Under 1851510
Age 18-195,4405,4391
Age 20-217,3907,36723
Age 22-245,2524,340912
Age 25-291,9347901,144
Age 30-34857300557
Age 35-39526198328
Age 40-49516200316
Age 50-6423091139
Over 64301614
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Mississippi State University 2020 Age Distribution of Enrollment