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Total Enrollment 1,276,955
Undergraduate 1,031,221
Graduate 245,734
Men 553,922
Women 723,033

Student Population at New York Colleges

At New York colleges, there are 1,276,955 students including 1,031,221 undergraduate and 245,734 graduate schools students in total for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 912,178 full-time and 364,777 part-time students with gender distribution of553,922 male and 723,033 female students.

Enrollment By Gender

New York colleges have a total enrollment of 1,276,955 with a gender distribution of 43.38% male and 56.62% female students for academic year 2020-2021.
Student Population By Gender
New York Colleges and Universities
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,276,955553,922723,033
Undergraduate1,031,221455,899575,322
Graduate245,73498,023147,711
Full-time912,178409,253502,925
Part-time364,777144,669220,108
[Chart] Student Population by Gender - New York Colleges

Enrollment by Attendance Status

New York colleges have a total of 912,178 full-time students and 364,777 part-time students. In undergraduate schools, 764,826 students are attending classes with full-time status and 266,395 are part-time students. In graduate school, 147,352 students are full-time and 98,382 students are attending schools with part-time status.
Student Population By Attendance Status
New York Colleges and Universities
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total1,276,955912,178364,777
Undergraduate1,031,221764,826266,395
Graduate245,734147,35298,382
[Chart] Student Population by Student Status - New York Colleges

Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

For New York colleges, 87,691 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 132,381 students are enrolled in some online courses/degree programs out of total 1,276,955 students. In undergraduate schools, 174,261 students enrolled in online courses and 45,811 students took at least one online graduate course.
Distance Learning Enrollment (2020-2021)
New York Colleges and Universities
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total Students1,276,9551,031,221245,734
Online Exclusively87,69162,31125,380
In Some Online Classes132,381111,95020,431
Not In Online Classes1,056,883856,960199,923
[Chart] New York Colleges and Universities Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at New York colleges. There are 562,479 Caucasian, 167,389 Black/African American, 121,634 Asian, and 225,174 Hispanic students in New York colleges.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity on
New York Colleges
TotalMenWomen
Total1,276,955553,922723,033
American Indian/Native American4,2041,7582,446
Asian121,63455,61566,019
Black/African American167,38962,949104,440
Hispanic225,17490,728134,446
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islnader2,0608961,164
White562,479253,567308,912
Two More31,49912,98418,515
Un-Known53,73323,48730,246
[Chart] New York Colleges Race/Ethnicity Distribution