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Total Enrollment 429,075
Undergraduate 365,517
Graduate 63,558
Men 194,175
Women 234,900

Student Population at New Jersey Colleges

At New Jersey colleges, there are 429,075 students including 365,517 undergraduate and 63,558 graduate schools students in total for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 285,358 full-time and 143,717 part-time students with gender distribution of194,175 male and 234,900 female students.

Enrollment By Gender

New Jersey colleges have a total enrollment of 429,075 with a gender distribution of 45.25% male and 54.75% female students for academic year 2020-2021.
Student Population By Gender
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
TotalMaleFemale
Total429,075194,175234,900
Undergraduate365,517166,092199,425
Graduate63,55828,08335,475
Full-time285,358135,234150,124
Part-time143,71758,94184,776
[Chart] Student Population by Gender - New Jersey Colleges

Enrollment by Attendance Status

New Jersey colleges have a total of 285,358 full-time students and 143,717 part-time students. In undergraduate schools, 252,043 students are attending classes with full-time status and 113,474 are part-time students. In graduate school, 33,315 students are full-time and 30,243 students are attending schools with part-time status.
Student Population By Attendance Status
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total429,075285,358143,717
Undergraduate365,517252,043113,474
Graduate63,55833,31530,243
[Chart] Student Population by Student Status - New Jersey Colleges

Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

For New Jersey colleges, 34,239 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 71,755 students are enrolled in some online courses/degree programs out of total 429,075 students. In undergraduate schools, 88,748 students enrolled in online courses and 17,246 students took at least one online graduate course.
Distance Learning Enrollment (2020-2021)
New Jersey Colleges and Universities
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total Students429,075365,51763,558
Online Exclusively34,23923,53310,706
In Some Online Classes71,75565,2156,540
Not In Online Classes323,081276,76946,312
[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 180,424 Caucasian, 57,087 Black/African American, 39,750 Asian, and 91,300 Hispanic students in New Jersey colleges.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity on
New Jersey Colleges
TotalMenWomen
Total429,075194,175234,900
American Indian/Native American887393494
Asian39,75019,40720,343
Black/African American57,08721,19635,891
Hispanic91,30036,25155,049
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islnader908395513
White180,42487,63692,788
Two More10,6484,6366,012
Un-Known26,08312,02614,057
[Chart] New Jersey Colleges Race/Ethnicity Distribution