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Total Enrollment 30,559
Undergraduate 24,254
Graduate 6,305
Men 14,295
Women 16,264

UTK Student Population

There are 30,559 students including 24,254 undergraduate and 6,305 graduate students at The University of Tennessee-Knoxville for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 26,731 full-time and 3,828 part-time students with gender distribution of 14,295 male and 16,264 female students. The University of Tennessee-Knoxville is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 6,845 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville has a total enrollment of 30,559 with a gender distribution of 46.78% male (14,295 students) and 53.22% female (16,264 students). There are 11,508 male and 12,746 female students in undergraduate school and 2,787 male and 3,518 female students are attending graduate school at The University of Tennessee-Knoxville.
Student Population By Gender
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
TotalMenWomen
Total30,55914,29516,264
Undergraduate24,25411,50812,746
Graduate6,3052,7873,518
Full-time26,73112,37214,359
Part-time3,8281,9231,905
[Chart] The University of Tennessee-Knoxville 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville has 26,731 full-time and 3,828 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 22,914 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 1,340 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 3,817 students are full-time and 2,488 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total30,55926,7313,828
Undergraduate24,25422,9141,340
Graduate6,3053,8172,488
Men14,29512,3721,923
Women16,26414,3591,905
[Chart] The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At The University of Tennessee-Knoxville, 6,845 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 5,652 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 30,559 students. In undergraduate schools, 10,252 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 2,245 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total30,55924,2546,305
Online Exclusively6,8454,9911,854
In Some Online Classes5,6525,261391
Not In Online Classes18,06214,0024,060
[Chart] The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at The University of Tennessee-Knoxville. There are 49 American Indian/Native American, 23,680 White, 1,696 Black/African American, 1,108 Asian, 1,476 Hispanic, 17 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 721 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
TotalMenWomen
Total30,55914,29516,264
American Indian/Native American492128
Asian1,108566542
Black/African American1,696764932
Hispanic1,476672804
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1798
White23,68010,94812,732
Two More1,160509651
Race Un-Known430212218
[Chart] The University of Tennessee-KnoxvilleRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at The University of Tennessee-Knoxville.
Age Distribution
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total30,55924,2546,305
Under 1835350
Age 18-198,5488,5480
Age 20-2110,12810,07454
Age 22-246,1094,3001,809
Age 25-293,0277532,274
Age 30-341,241263978
Age 35-39584105479
Age 40-49605114491
Age 50-6423638198
Over 64462422
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] The University of Tennessee-Knoxville 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment