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Total Enrollment 4,911
Undergraduate 4,717
Graduate 194
Men 1,844
Women 3,067

MWSU Student Population

There are 4,911 students including 4,717 undergraduate and 194 graduate students at Missouri Western State University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 3,106 full-time and 1,805 part-time students with gender distribution of 1,844 male and 3,067 female students. Missouri Western State University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 567 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Missouri Western State University has a total enrollment of 4,911 with a gender distribution of 37.55% male (1,844 students) and 62.45% female (3,067 students). There are 1,774 male and 2,943 female students in undergraduate school and 70 male and 124 female students are attending graduate school at Missouri Western State University.
Student Population By Gender
Missouri Western State University
TotalMenWomen
Total4,9111,8443,067
Undergraduate4,7171,7742,943
Graduate19470124
Full-time3,1061,2181,888
Part-time1,8056261,179
[Chart] Missouri Western State University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Missouri Western State University has 3,106 full-time and 1,805 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 3,039 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 1,678 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 67 students are full-time and 127 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Missouri Western State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total4,9113,1061,805
Undergraduate4,7173,0391,678
Graduate19467127
Men1,8441,218626
Women3,0671,8881,179
[Chart] Missouri Western State University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Missouri Western State University, 567 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 2,741 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 4,911 students. In undergraduate schools, 3,146 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 162 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Missouri Western State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total4,9114,717194
Online Exclusively56748582
In Some Online Classes2,7412,66180
Not In Online Classes1,6031,57132
[Chart] Missouri Western State University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Missouri Western State University. There are 32 American Indian/Native American, 3,648 White, 446 Black/African American, 83 Asian, 136 Hispanic, 13 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 204 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Missouri Western State University
TotalMenWomen
Total4,9111,8443,067
American Indian/Native American321121
Asian832855
Black/African American446196250
Hispanic1365680
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1358
White3,6481,3162,332
Two More329142187
Race Un-Known17162109
[Chart] Missouri Western State UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Missouri Western State University.
Age Distribution
Missouri Western State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total4,9114,717194
Under 181,0591,0590
Age 18-191,2311,2310
Age 20-211,2271,2261
Age 22-2472166754
Age 25-2927723443
Age 30-3414411430
Age 35-39926527
Age 40-49987226
Age 50-64493712
Over 6413121
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Missouri Western State University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment