2021 Student Population

A total of 13,106 students have enrolled at Arkansas State University - 8,486 undergraduate and 4,620 graduate.
By gender, 4,701 male and 8,405 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 6,465 full-time students and 6,641 part-time students.
The number of students at Arkansas State University is very large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Arkansas at Little Rock and University of Central Arkansas, its population is large (average population is 9,617).
Arkansas State University offers online degree/certificate programs and 5,152 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 4,701 male and 8,405 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.56 to 1 and the ratio is very lower (more women students at the school) (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.

Gender Distribution Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total8,4865,8362,650
Men3,2842,335949
Women5,2023,5011,701
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total4,6206293,991
Men1,4172191,198
Women3,2034102,793

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 9,724 White students (74.20%) and 1,733 Black or African American students (13.22%) at Arkansas State University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Arkansas State University.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Arkansas State University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native261115
Asian823052
Black or African American1,077353724
Hispanic367147220
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander431
White6,2862,4193,867
Two or More Races21479135
Race/Ethnicity Unknown924547
Total 8,4863,2845,202
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Arkansas State University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native22418
Asian422616
Black or African American656174482
Hispanic1496485
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander413
White3,4381,0112,427
Two or More Races782454
Race/Ethnicity Unknown892663
Total 4,6201,4173,203

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 7,813 students whose age under twenty five and 3,642 students whose age is over thirty years old at Arkansas State University.
Especially, 727 students are younger than eighteen and 29 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Arkansas State University.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at Arkansas State University
TotalMenWomen
Total8,486 3,2845,202
Under 18727 283444
18-192,461 9351,526
20-212,604 1,0521,552
22-241,196 551645
25-29550 210340
30-34354 107247
35-39224 58166
40-49269 66203
50-6490 1971
65 and over11 38
Total 8,486 3,2845,202
Population by Student Age at Arkansas State University
TotalMenWomen
Total4,620 1,4173,203
20-2143 1231
22-24782 262520
25-291,101 373728
30-34760 277483
35-39686 192494
40-49912 228684
50-64318 64254
65 and over18 99
Total 4,620 1,4173,203

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Arkansas State University, 9,829 students (75.00% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 5,152 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 2,736 students live in Arkansas where Arkansas State University is located in and 2,375 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total13,1068,4864,620
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes5,1521,4413,711
Enrolled Some in Online Classes4,6774,574103
Not Enrolled in Online Classes3,2772,471806
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)5,1521,4413,711
Arkansas Residents2,7361,1841,552
Other State in U.S.2,3752302,145
Outside of U.S.412714
Unknown000

Online Enrollment Chart