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Total Enrollment 165,790
Undergraduate 142,167
Graduate 23,623
Men 63,059
Women 102,731

Student Population at Mississippi Colleges

At Mississippi colleges, there are 165,790 students including 142,167 undergraduate and 23,623 graduate schools students in total for academic year 2021-2022. By attending status, there are 117,696 full-time and 48,094 part-time students with gender distribution of 63,059 male and 102,731 female students.

Enrollment By Gender

Mississippi colleges have a total enrollment of 165,790 with a gender distribution of 38.04% male and 61.96% female students for academic year 2021-2022.
Student Population By Gender
Mississippi Colleges and Universities
TotalMaleFemale
Total165,79063,059102,731
Undergraduate142,16755,00087,167
Graduate23,6238,05915,564
Full-time117,69646,39171,305
Part-time48,09416,66831,426
[Chart] Student Population by Gender - Mississippi Colleges

Enrollment by Attendance Status

Mississippi colleges have a total of 117,696 full-time students and 48,094 part-time students. In undergraduate schools, 105,991 students are attending classes with full-time status and 36,176 are part-time students. In graduate school, 11,705 students are full-time and 11,918 students are attending schools with part-time status.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Mississippi Colleges and Universities
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total165,790117,69648,094
Undergraduate142,167105,99136,176
Graduate23,62311,70511,918
[Chart] Student Population by Student Status - Mississippi Colleges

Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

For Mississippi colleges, 41,277 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 67,263 students are enrolled in some online courses/degree programs out of total 165,790 students. In undergraduate schools, 93,398 students enrolled in online courses and 15,142 students took at least one online graduate course.
Distance Learning Enrollment (2021-2022)
Mississippi Colleges and Universities
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total Students165,790142,16723,623
Online Exclusively41,27729,71611,561
In Some Online Classes67,26363,6823,581
Not In Online Classes57,25048,7698,481
[Chart] Mississippi Colleges and Universities Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Mississippi colleges. There are 89,410 Caucasian, 58,749 Black/African American, 2,859 Asian, and 4,836 Hispanic students in Mississippi colleges.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity on
Mississippi Colleges
TotalMenWomen
Total165,79063,059102,731
American Indian/Native American803285518
Asian2,8591,2731,586
Black/African American58,74918,80139,948
Hispanic4,8361,9892,847
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islnader965046
White89,41036,51352,897
Two More3,2601,2661,994
Un-Known3,1541,3851,769
[Chart] Mississippi Colleges Race/Ethnicity Distribution