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Total Enrollment 9,313
Undergraduate 6,417
Graduate 2,896
Men 2,771
Women 6,542

SHU Student Population

There are 9,313 students including 6,417 undergraduate and 2,896 graduate students at Sacred Heart University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 6,884 full-time and 2,429 part-time students with gender distribution of 2,771 male and 6,542 female students. Sacred Heart University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 1,576 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Sacred Heart University has a total enrollment of 9,313 with a gender distribution of 29.75% male (2,771 students) and 70.25% female (6,542 students). There are 2,063 male and 4,354 female students in undergraduate school and 708 male and 2,188 female students are attending graduate school at Sacred Heart University.
Student Population By Gender
Sacred Heart University
TotalMenWomen
Total9,3132,7716,542
Undergraduate6,4172,0634,354
Graduate2,8967082,188
Full-time6,8842,2154,669
Part-time2,4295561,873
[Chart] Sacred Heart University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Sacred Heart University has 6,884 full-time and 2,429 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 5,671 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 746 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 1,213 students are full-time and 1,683 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Sacred Heart University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total9,3136,8842,429
Undergraduate6,4175,671746
Graduate2,8961,2131,683
Men2,7712,215556
Women6,5424,6691,873
[Chart] Sacred Heart University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Sacred Heart University, 1,576 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 4,745 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 9,313 students. In undergraduate schools, 4,482 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 1,839 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Sacred Heart University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total9,3136,4172,896
Online Exclusively1,5762811,295
In Some Online Classes4,7454,201544
Not In Online Classes2,9921,9351,057
[Chart] Sacred Heart University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Sacred Heart University. There are 11 American Indian/Native American, 6,584 White, 504 Black/African American, 196 Asian, 1,115 Hispanic, 8 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 164 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Sacred Heart University
TotalMenWomen
Total9,3132,7716,542
American Indian/Native American1147
Asian19661135
Black/African American504181323
Hispanic1,115322793
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander826
White6,5841,9124,672
Two More20961148
Race Un-Known469103366
[Chart] Sacred Heart UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Sacred Heart University.
Age Distribution
Sacred Heart University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total9,3136,4172,896
Under 1830300
Age 18-192,8002,8000
Age 20-212,5442,50935
Age 22-241,476562914
Age 25-29939218721
Age 30-34639140499
Age 35-3924237205
Age 40-4941482332
Age 50-6422336187
Over 64523
Age Un-Known110
[Chart] Sacred Heart University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment