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Selected Colleges Comparison

Total PopulationUndergraduateGraduateOnline Classes

Total Student Population Comparison

The total student population of selected colleges is 46,088 with 23,399 female students and 22,689 male students. This enrollment statistics is based on the latest data from IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education for academic year 2020-2021. The following table compares the student population for both undergraduate and graduate schools between selected colleges.
Among the selected colleges, Columbia University in the City of New York has the most enrolled students of 30,135, while Stanford University has the least number of students of 15,953 for both in graduate and undergraduate programs.
Student Population Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTotalMenWomen
Columbia University in the City of New York30,13514,041 16,094
Stanford University15,9538,648 7,305
Total46,088 22,68923,399

Undergraduate Student Population

The total undergraduate population of selected colleges is 14,514 with 7,248 female students and 7,266 male students. The following table compares 2020-2021 undergraduate enrollment between selected colleges.
Among the selected colleges, Columbia University in the City of New York has the most enrolled undergraduate students of 8,148, while Stanford University has the least number of undergraduate students of 6,366.
Undergraduate Student Population Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTotalMenWomen
Columbia University in the City of New York8,1484,142 4,006
Stanford University6,3663,124 3,242
Total14,5147,2667,248

Graduate Student Population

The total graduate population of selected colleges is 14,514 with 7,248 female students and 7,266 male students. The following table compares 2019-2020 graduate enrollment between selected colleges.
Among the selected colleges, Columbia University in the City of New York has the most enrolled graduate students of 8,148, while Stanford University has the least number of graduate students of 6,366.
Graduate Student Population Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTotalMenWomen
Columbia University in the City of New York8,1484,142 4,006
Stanford University6,3663,124 3,242
Total14,5147,2667,248

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

The following table compares 2019-2020 distance learning enrollment for both undergraduate and graduate programs between selected colleges. In undergraduate programs, out of total 14,514 students, 8,009 students (55.18%) have taken courses only through distance learning and 139 students (0.96%) have learned from at least one online course. For graduate schools, out of total 31,574 students, 17,834 students (56.48%) have taken courses only through distance learning and 3,131 students (9.92%) have learned from at least one online course.
Online Course (Distance Learning) Population Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameUndergraduateGraduate
TotalOnline ExclusivelySome Online ClassesTotalOnline ExclusivelySome Online Classes
Columbia University in the City of New York8,148 8,009
(98.29%)
139
(1.71%)
21,987 17,834
(81.11%)
2,195
(9.98%)
Stanford University6,366 - -9,587 - 936
(9.76%)
Average14,514 8,009
(55.18%)
139
(0.96%)
31,574 17,834
(56.48%)
3,131
(9.92%)