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Total Enrollment 11,649
Undergraduate 6,479
Graduate 5,170
Men 6,041
Women 5,608

SMU Student Population

There are 11,649 students including 6,479 undergraduate and 5,170 graduate students at Southern Methodist University for academic year 2018-2019. By attending status, there are 8,895 full-time and 2,754 part-time students with gender distribution of 6,041 male and 5,608 female students. Southern Methodist University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 501 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Southern Methodist University has a total enrollment of 11,649 with a gender distribution of 51.86% male (6,041 students) and 48.14% female (5,608 students). There are 3,325 male and 3,154 female students in undergraduate school and 2,716 male and 2,454 female students are attending graduate school at Southern Methodist University.
Student Population By Gender
Southern Methodist University
TotalMenWomen
Total11,6496,0415,608
Undergraduate6,4793,3253,154
Graduate5,1702,7162,454
Full-time8,8954,6304,265
Part-time2,7541,4111,343
[Chart] Southern Methodist University 2019 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Southern Methodist University has 8,895 full-time and 2,754 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 6,273 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 206 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 2,622 students are full-time and 2,548 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Southern Methodist University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total11,6498,8952,754
Undergraduate6,4796,273206
Graduate5,1702,6222,548
Men6,0414,6301,411
Women5,6084,2651,343
[Chart] Southern Methodist University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Southern Methodist University, 501 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 603 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 11,649 students. In undergraduate schools, 255 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 849 students are attending some online courses.
2019 Distance Learning Enrollment
Southern Methodist University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total11,6496,4795,170
Online Exclusively5010501
In Some Online Classes603255348
Not In Online Classes10,5456,2244,321
[Chart] Southern Methodist University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Southern Methodist University. There are 33 American Indian/Native American, 6,677 White, 725 Black/African American, 795 Asian, 1,356 Hispanic, 13 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 214 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Southern Methodist University
TotalMenWomen
Total11,6496,0415,608
American Indian/Native American331617
Asian795424371
Black/African American725345380
Hispanic1,356648708
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1376
White6,6773,4033,274
Two More397186211
Race Un-Known572829
[Chart] Southern Methodist UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Southern Methodist University.
Age Distribution
Southern Methodist University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total11,6496,4795,170
Under 1852520
Age 18-192,7622,7593
Age 20-212,9892,91772
Age 22-242,1465731,573
Age 25-291,711971,614
Age 30-3477940739
Age 35-3941815403
Age 40-4952020500
Age 50-642465241
Over 6426125
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Southern Methodist University 2019 Age Distribution of Enrollment