Student Population at Athens State
2021 Student Population
A total of 2,867 students have enrolled at Athens State University - 2,688 undergraduate and 179 graduate.
By gender, 897 male and 1,970 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 1,246 full-time students and 1,621 part-time students.
The number of students at Athens State University is very small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Concordia College Alabama and South University-Montgomery, its population is very large (average population is 1,092).
Athens State University offers online degree/certificate programs and 1,722 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 897 male and 1,970 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.46 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
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 2,139 White students (74.61%) and 416 Black or African American students (14.51%) at Athens State University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Athens State University.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||36||8||28|
|Black or African American||351||88||263|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||3||1||2|
|Two or More Races||67||14||53|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||2||2||0|
|Black or African American||65||20||45|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0||0||0|
|Two or More Races||7||2||5|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 1,199 students whose age under twenty five and 1,144 students whose age is over thirty years old at Athens State University.
Especially, 8 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Athens State University.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||7||3||4|
|65 and over||1||1||0|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Athens State University, 2,660 students (92.78% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 1,722 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, 1,614 students live in Alabama where Athens State University is located in and 108 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||1,722||1,545||177|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||938||938||0|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||207||205||2|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||1,722||1,545||177|
|Other State in U.S.||108||81||27|
|Outside of U.S.||0||0||0|