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Total Enrollment 337,898
Undergraduate 298,958
Graduate 38,940
Men 147,263
Women 190,635

Student Population at Wisconsin Colleges

At Wisconsin colleges, there are 337,898 students including 298,958 undergraduate and 38,940 graduate schools students in total for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 208,081 full-time and 129,817 part-time students with gender distribution of147,263 male and 190,635 female students.

Enrollment By Gender

Wisconsin colleges have a total enrollment of 337,898 with a gender distribution of 43.58% male and 56.42% female students for academic year 2020-2021.
Student Population By Gender
Wisconsin Colleges and Universities
TotalMaleFemale
Total337,898147,263190,635
Undergraduate298,958131,780167,178
Graduate38,94015,48323,457
Full-time208,08194,579113,502
Part-time129,81752,68477,133
[Chart] Student Population by Gender - Wisconsin Colleges

Enrollment by Attendance Status

Wisconsin colleges have a total of 208,081 full-time students and 129,817 part-time students. In undergraduate schools, 185,913 students are attending classes with full-time status and 113,045 are part-time students. In graduate school, 22,168 students are full-time and 16,772 students are attending schools with part-time status.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Wisconsin Colleges and Universities
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total337,898208,081129,817
Undergraduate298,958185,913113,045
Graduate38,94022,16816,772
[Chart] Student Population by Student Status - Wisconsin Colleges

Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

For Wisconsin colleges, 34,729 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 60,642 students are enrolled in some online courses/degree programs out of total 337,898 students. In undergraduate schools, 82,665 students enrolled in online courses and 12,706 students took at least one online graduate course.
Distance Learning Enrollment (2020-2021)
Wisconsin Colleges and Universities
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total Students337,898298,95838,940
Online Exclusively34,72925,9818,748
In Some Online Classes60,64256,6843,958
Not In Online Classes242,527216,29326,234
[Chart] Wisconsin Colleges and Universities Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Wisconsin colleges. There are 247,105 Caucasian, 17,902 Black/African American, 13,603 Asian, and 24,427 Hispanic students in Wisconsin colleges.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity on
Wisconsin Colleges
TotalMenWomen
Total337,898147,263190,635
American Indian/Native American2,2488221,426
Asian13,6035,9287,675
Black/African American17,9026,33811,564
Hispanic24,42710,12314,304
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islnader293144149
White247,105108,051139,054
Two More9,9934,1495,844
Un-Known9,9124,7555,157
[Chart] Wisconsin Colleges Race/Ethnicity Distribution