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Total Enrollment 338,681
Undergraduate 290,288
Graduate 48,393
Men 142,087
Women 196,594

Student Population at Tennessee Colleges

At Tennessee colleges, there are 338,681 students including 290,288 undergraduate and 48,393 graduate schools students in total for academic year 2019-2020. By attending status, there are 239,165 full-time and 99,516 part-time students with gender distribution of142,087 male and 196,594 female students.

Enrollment By Gender

Tennessee colleges have a total enrollment of 338,681 with a gender distribution of 41.95% male and 58.05% female students for academic year 2019-2020.
Student Population By Gender
Tennessee Colleges and Universities
TotalMaleFemale
Total338,681142,087196,594
Undergraduate290,288123,393166,895
Graduate48,39318,69429,699
Full-time239,165102,903136,262
Part-time99,51639,18460,332
[Chart] Student Population by Gender - Tennessee Colleges

Enrollment by Attendance Status

Tennessee colleges have a total of 239,165 full-time students and 99,516 part-time students. In undergraduate schools, 208,298 students are attending classes with full-time status and 81,990 are part-time students. In graduate school, 30,867 students are full-time and 17,526 students are attending schools with part-time status.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Tennessee Colleges and Universities
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total338,681239,16599,516
Undergraduate290,288208,29881,990
Graduate48,39330,86717,526
[Chart] Student Population by Student Status - Tennessee Colleges

Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

For Tennessee colleges, 38,306 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 86,443 students are enrolled in some online courses/degree programs out of total 338,681 students. In undergraduate schools, 107,344 students enrolled in online courses and 17,405 students took at least one online graduate course.
Distance Learning Enrollment (2019-2020)
Tennessee Colleges and Universities
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total Students338,681290,28848,393
Online Exclusively38,30627,65410,652
In Some Online Classes86,44379,6906,753
Not In Online Classes213,932182,94430,988
[Chart] Tennessee Colleges and Universities Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Tennessee colleges. There are 225,170 Caucasian, 60,256 Black/African American, 8,786 Asian, and 16,512 Hispanic students in Tennessee colleges.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity on
Tennessee Colleges
TotalMenWomen
Total338,681142,087196,594
American Indian/Native American970419551
Asian8,7864,0954,691
Black/African American60,25621,27238,984
Hispanic16,5127,0689,444
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islnader471164307
White225,17096,563128,607
Two More10,2914,2436,048
Un-Known7,6323,2054,427
[Chart] Tennessee Colleges Race/Ethnicity Distribution