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Total Enrollment 429,543
Undergraduate 366,266
Graduate 63,277
Men 194,921
Women 234,622

Student Population at New Jersey Colleges

At New Jersey colleges, there are 429,543 students including 366,266 undergraduate and 63,277 graduate schools students in total for academic year 2019-2020. By attending status, there are 285,196 full-time and 144,347 part-time students with gender distribution of194,921 male and 234,622 female students.

Enrollment By Gender

New Jersey colleges have a total enrollment of 429,543 with a gender distribution of 45.38% male and 54.62% female students for academic year 2019-2020.
Student Population By Gender
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
TotalMaleFemale
Total429,543194,921234,622
Undergraduate366,266166,767199,499
Graduate63,27728,15435,123
Full-time285,196135,370149,826
Part-time144,34759,55184,796
[Chart] Student Population by Gender - New Jersey Colleges

Enrollment by Attendance Status

New Jersey colleges have a total of 285,196 full-time students and 144,347 part-time students. In undergraduate schools, 252,365 students are attending classes with full-time status and 113,901 are part-time students. In graduate school, 32,831 students are full-time and 30,446 students are attending schools with part-time status.
Student Population By Attendance Status
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total429,543285,196144,347
Undergraduate366,266252,365113,901
Graduate63,27732,83130,446
[Chart] Student Population by Student Status - New Jersey Colleges

Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

For New Jersey colleges, 34,977 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 70,512 students are enrolled in some online courses/degree programs out of total 429,543 students. In undergraduate schools, 88,556 students enrolled in online courses and 16,933 students took at least one online graduate course.
Distance Learning Enrollment (2019-2020)
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total Students429,543366,26663,277
Online Exclusively34,97724,51110,466
In Some Online Classes70,51264,0456,467
Not In Online Classes324,054277,71046,344
[Chart] New Jersey Colleges and Universities Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at New Jersey colleges. There are 185,003 Caucasian, 57,537 Black/African American, 38,474 Asian, and 88,807 Hispanic students in New Jersey colleges.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity on
New Jersey Colleges
TotalMenWomen
Total429,543194,921234,622
American Indian/Native American965431534
Asian38,47418,82419,650
Black/African American57,53721,31236,225
Hispanic88,80735,84452,963
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islnader908432476
White185,00389,59995,404
Two More9,5304,1835,347
Un-Known27,14512,45814,687
[Chart] New Jersey Colleges Race/Ethnicity Distribution