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Virginia Colleges with the Largest Online Students

Liberty University has the most online students of 86,390 for academic year 2020-2021 in Virginia. The number only includes students enrolled exclusively in online programs and does not include students taking some online courses. George Mason University is ranked second with 36,902 online students and Old Dominion University follows them with 86,390 online students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most online students by enrolled status. You may want to check colleges having the smallest online student population in Virginia.
Virginia Colleges with the Largest Online Students
NameTotal # of StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online ProgramsEnrolld in Some Online CoursesNot in Online Courses
1Liberty University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLynchburg, VA
93,34979,1677,2236,959
2George Mason University
Public, four-yearsFairfax, VA
38,54127,2359,6671,639
3Old Dominion University
Public, four-yearsNorfolk, VA
24,28614,3608,8001,126
4University of Virginia-Main Campus
Public, four-yearsCharlottesville, VA
25,62813,29710,2012,130
5Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Public, four-yearsBlacksburg, VA
37,02411,13623,0322,856
6Virginia Commonwealth University
Public, four-yearsRichmond, VA
29,07010,46715,0923,511
7Regent University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsVirginia Beach, VA
10,4838,5291,238716
8James Madison University
Public, four-yearsHarrisonburg, VA
21,5944,65315,979962
9Radford University
Public, four-yearsRadford, VA
10,6953,3125,9821,401
10William & Mary
Public, four-yearsWilliamsburg, VA
8,9393,1505,213576
11Virginia Union University *
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsRichmond, VA
1,5161,51600
12University of Mary Washington
Public, four-yearsFredericksburg, VA
4,2931,2192,940134
13Shenandoah University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWinchester, VA
4,1741,1281,0032,043
14Longwood University
Public, four-yearsFarmville, VA
4,8417942,3461,701
15Mary Baldwin University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsStaunton, VA
2,110720506884
16The University of Virginia's College at Wise
Public, four-yearsWise, VA
1,905709980216
17Randolph College *
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLynchburg, VA
56656600
18Emory & Henry College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsEmory, VA
1,230502585143
19Eastern Mennonite University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHarrisonburg, VA
1,394420600374
20University of Lynchburg
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLynchburg, VA
2,6924001,825467
* Online completely college that all programs are offered online exclusively.