Student Population at ATU
2021 Student Population
A total of 10,829 students have enrolled at Arkansas Tech University - 10,110 undergraduate and 719 graduate.
By gender, 4,646 male and 6,183 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 6,362 full-time students and 4,467 part-time students.
The number of students at Arkansas Tech University is large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Arkansas State University and University of Central Arkansas, its population is relatively large (average population is 9,353).
Arkansas Tech University offers online degree/certificate programs and 4,503 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 4,646 male and 6,183 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.75 to 1 and the ratio is average (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
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 8,184 White students (75.57%) and 992 Hispanic students (9.16%) at Arkansas Tech University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Arkansas Tech University.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||71||30||41|
|Black or African American||626||296||330|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||8||5||3|
|Two or More Races||454||198||256|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||2||1||1|
|Black or African American||71||28||43|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0||0||0|
|Two or More Races||19||4||15|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 8,926 students whose age under twenty five and 1,242 students whose age is over thirty years old at Arkansas Tech University.
Especially, 2,894 students are younger than eighteen and 15 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Arkansas Tech University.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||12||6||6|
|65 and over||3||2||1|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Arkansas Tech University, 8,554 students (78.99% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 4,503 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, 4,219 students live in Arkansas where Arkansas Tech University is located in and 183 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||4,503||3,910||593|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||4,051||3,977||74|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||2,275||2,223||52|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||4,503||3,910||593|
|Other State in U.S.||183||121||62|
|Outside of U.S.||101||85||16|