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Total Enrollment 5,601
Undergraduate 5,112
Graduate 489
Men 1,900
Women 3,701

NSU Student Population

There are 5,601 students including 5,112 undergraduate and 489 graduate students at Norfolk State University for academic year 2019-2020. By attending status, there are 4,936 full-time and 665 part-time students with gender distribution of 1,900 male and 3,701 female students. Norfolk State University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 242 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Norfolk State University has a total enrollment of 5,601 with a gender distribution of 33.92% male (1,900 students) and 66.08% female (3,701 students). There are 1,708 male and 3,404 female students in undergraduate school and 192 male and 297 female students are attending graduate school at Norfolk State University.
Student Population By Gender
Norfolk State University
TotalMenWomen
Total5,6011,9003,701
Undergraduate5,1121,7083,404
Graduate489192297
Full-time4,9361,7073,229
Part-time665193472
[Chart] Norfolk State University 2020 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Norfolk State University has 4,936 full-time and 665 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 4,583 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 529 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 353 students are full-time and 136 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Norfolk State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total5,6014,936665
Undergraduate5,1124,583529
Graduate489353136
Men1,9001,707193
Women3,7013,229472
[Chart] Norfolk State University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Norfolk State University, 310 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 3,360 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 5,601 students. In undergraduate schools, 3,376 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 294 students are attending some online courses.
2020 Distance Learning Enrollment
Norfolk State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total5,6015,112489
Online Exclusively31023971
In Some Online Classes3,3603,137223
Not In Online Classes1,9311,736195
[Chart] Norfolk State University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Norfolk State University. There are 6 American Indian/Native American, 178 White, 4,678 Black/African American, 35 Asian, 207 Hispanic, 3 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 174 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Norfolk State University
TotalMenWomen
Total5,6011,9003,701
American Indian/Native American633
Asian352213
Black/African American4,6781,5033,175
Hispanic20777130
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander312
White1788593
Two More322114208
Race Un-Known1236063
[Chart] Norfolk State UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Norfolk State University.
Age Distribution
Norfolk State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total5,6015,112489
Under 1876760
Age 18-191,9221,9220
Age 20-211,4511,4483
Age 22-2485976198
Age 25-29550395155
Age 30-3428819692
Age 35-3914910148
Age 40-4920013961
Age 50-64936627
Over 64853
Age Un-Known532
[Chart] Norfolk State University 2020 Age Distribution of Enrollment