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Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 37,024
Undergraduate 30,020
Graduate 7,004
Men 21,058
Women 15,966

Virginia Tech Student Population

There are 37,024 students including 30,020 undergraduate and 7,004 graduate students at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 34,051 full-time and 2,973 part-time students with gender distribution of 21,058 male and 15,966 female students. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 11,136 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University has a total enrollment of 37,024 with a gender distribution of 56.88% male (21,058 students) and 43.12% female (15,966 students). There are 17,118 male and 12,902 female students in undergraduate school and 3,940 male and 3,064 female students are attending graduate school at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Student Population By Gender
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
TotalMenWomen
Total37,02421,05815,966
Undergraduate30,02017,11812,902
Graduate7,0043,9403,064
Full-time34,05119,22614,825
Part-time2,9731,8321,141
[Chart] Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University has 34,051 full-time and 2,973 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 29,112 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 908 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 4,939 students are full-time and 2,065 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total37,02434,0512,973
Undergraduate30,02029,112908
Graduate7,0044,9392,065
Men21,05819,2261,832
Women15,96614,8251,141
[Chart] Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 11,136 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 23,032 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 37,024 students. In undergraduate schools, 29,761 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 4,407 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total37,02430,0207,004
Online Exclusively11,1369,5141,622
In Some Online Classes23,03220,2472,785
Not In Online Classes2,8562592,597
[Chart] Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. There are 44 American Indian/Native American, 22,390 White, 1,834 Black/African American, 3,727 Asian, 2,682 Hispanic, 35 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 1,572 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
TotalMenWomen
Total37,02421,05815,966
American Indian/Native American442321
Asian3,7272,1211,606
Black/African American1,834970864
Hispanic2,6821,4551,227
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander352213
White22,39012,37710,013
Two More1,710925785
Race Un-Known1,055647408
[Chart] Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Age Distribution
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total37,02430,0207,004
Under 181081080
Age 18-1912,75112,7492
Age 20-2113,23613,13997
Age 22-245,3343,4441,890
Age 25-292,9524122,540
Age 30-341,2351041,131
Age 35-3956840528
Age 40-4957118553
Age 50-642524248
Over 6417215
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment