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Population Comparison Between Best Psychology Schools

Total PopulationUndergraduateGraduateOnline Classes

Total Student Population Comparison

The total student population of best Psychology schools is 361,670 with 184,338 female students and 177,332 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 best Psychology schools.
Among the best Psychology schools, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has the most enrolled students of 52,679, while Princeton University has the least number of students of 7,853 for both in graduate and undergraduate programs.
Student Population Comparison Between Best Psychology Schools
RankNameTotalMenWomen
1Stanford University15,9538,648 7,305
2University of California-Berkeley42,32720,321 22,006
2University of California-Los Angeles44,58919,765 24,824
4Harvard University30,39114,509 15,882
4University of Michigan-Ann Arbor47,90723,820 24,087
4Yale University12,0605,839 6,221
7Princeton University7,8534,189 3,664
7University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign52,67928,685 23,994
9Massachusetts Institute of Technology11,2546,597 4,657
9University of Minnesota-Twin Cities52,01723,600 28,417
9University of Wisconsin-Madison44,64021,359 23,281
Total361,670 177,332184,338

Undergraduate Student Population

The total undergraduate population of best Psychology schools is 224,927 with 117,355 female students and 107,572 male students. The following table compares 2020-2021 undergraduate enrollment between best Psychology schools.
Among the best Psychology schools, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities has the most enrolled undergraduate students of 36,061, while Massachusetts Institute of Technology has the least number of undergraduate students of 4,361.
Undergraduate Student Population Comparison Between Best Psychology Schools
RankNameTotalMenWomen
1Stanford University6,3663,124 3,242
2University of California-Berkeley30,79914,178 16,621
2University of California-Los Angeles31,63613,103 18,533
4Harvard University8,5274,152 4,375
4University of Michigan-Ann Arbor31,32915,544 15,785
4Yale University4,7032,356 2,347
7Princeton University4,7742,364 2,410
7University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign33,68318,161 15,522
9Massachusetts Institute of Technology4,3612,282 2,079
9University of Minnesota-Twin Cities36,06116,594 19,467
9University of Wisconsin-Madison32,68815,714 16,974
Total224,927107,572117,355

Graduate Student Population

The total graduate population of best Psychology schools is 224,927 with 117,355 female students and 107,572 male students. The following table compares 2019-2020 graduate enrollment between best Psychology schools.
Among the best Psychology schools, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities has the most enrolled graduate students of 36,061, while Massachusetts Institute of Technology has the least number of graduate students of 4,361.
Graduate Student Population Comparison Between Best Psychology Schools
RankNameTotalMenWomen
1Stanford University6,3663,124 3,242
2University of California-Berkeley30,79914,178 16,621
2University of California-Los Angeles31,63613,103 18,533
4Harvard University8,5274,152 4,375
4University of Michigan-Ann Arbor31,32915,544 15,785
4Yale University4,7032,356 2,347
7Princeton University4,7742,364 2,410
7University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign33,68318,161 15,522
9Massachusetts Institute of Technology4,3612,282 2,079
9University of Minnesota-Twin Cities36,06116,594 19,467
9University of Wisconsin-Madison32,68815,714 16,974
Total224,927107,572117,355

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

The following table compares 2019-2020 distance learning enrollment for both undergraduate and graduate programs between best Psychology schools. In undergraduate programs, out of total 220,153 students, 137,851 students (62.62%) have taken courses only through distance learning and 72,121 students (32.76%) have learned from at least one online course. For graduate schools, out of total 133,664 students, 62,600 students (46.83%) have taken courses only through distance learning and 42,770 students (32.00%) have learned from at least one online course.
Online Course (Distance Learning) Population Comparison Between Best Psychology Schools
RankNameUndergraduateGraduate
TotalOnline ExclusivelySome Online ClassesTotalOnline ExclusivelySome Online Classes
1Stanford University6,366 - -9,587 - 936
(9.76%)
2University of California-Berkeley30,799 25,059
(81.36%)
5,718
(18.57%)
11,528 6,380
(55.34%)
4,007
(34.76%)
2University of California-Los Angeles31,636 28,924
(91.43%)
2,700
(8.53%)
12,953 6,191
(47.80%)
4,091
(31.58%)
4Harvard University8,527 8,523
(99.95%)
2
(0.02%)
21,864 19,410
(88.78%)
1,646
(7.53%)
4University of Michigan-Ann Arbor31,329 12,185
(38.89%)
19,050
(60.81%)
16,578 3,832
(23.11%)
8,411
(50.74%)
4Yale University4,703 3,671
(78.06%)
1,031
(21.92%)
7,357 4,095
(55.66%)
3,126
(42.49%)
7Princeton UniversityPrinceton University does not offer online courses.
7University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign33,683 19,291
(57.27%)
14,313
(42.49%)
18,996 11,337
(59.68%)
5,793
(30.50%)
9Massachusetts Institute of Technology4,361 3,570
(81.86%)
791
(18.14%)
6,893 3,816
(55.36%)
3,077
(44.64%)
9University of Minnesota-Twin Cities36,061 18,613
(51.62%)
14,023
(38.89%)
15,956 3,882
(24.33%)
6,420
(40.24%)
9University of Wisconsin-Madison32,688 18,015
(55.11%)
14,493
(44.34%)
11,952 3,657
(30.60%)
5,263
(44.03%)
Average220,153 137,851
(62.62%)
72,121
(32.76%)
133,664 62,600
(46.83%)
42,770
(32.00%)
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