Student Population at Auburn
2021 Student Population
A total of 30,737 students have enrolled at Auburn University - 24,505 undergraduate and 6,232 graduate.
By gender, 15,448 male and 15,289 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 25,846 full-time students and 4,891 part-time students.
The number of students at Auburn University is very large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Rhode Island and University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, its population is very large (average population is 17,191).
Auburn University offers online degree/certificate programs and 2,210 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 15,448 male and 15,289 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 1.01 to 1 and the ratio is extremely higher (less 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 23,805 White students (77.45%) and 1,624 Black or African American students (5.28%) at Auburn University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Auburn University.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||72||40||32|
|Black or African American||1,133||559||574|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||14||7||7|
|Two or More Races||643||335||308|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||18||7||11|
|Black or African American||491||163||328|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||5||1||4|
|Two or More Races||102||47||55|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 25,525 students whose age under twenty five and 2,464 students whose age is over thirty years old at Auburn University.
Especially, 208 students are younger than eighteen and 16 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Auburn University.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||2||1||1|
|65 and over||14||7||7|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Auburn University, 10,530 students (34.26% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 2,210 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, 895 students live in Alabama where Auburn University is located in and 1,272 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||2,210||551||1,659|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||8,320||7,812||508|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||20,207||16,142||4,065|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||2,210||551||1,659|
|Other State in U.S.||1,272||251||1,021|
|Outside of U.S.||42||5||37|