2021 Student Population

A total of 5,855 students have enrolled at Bradley University - 4,574 undergraduate and 1,281 graduate.
By gender, 2,500 male and 3,355 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 4,781 full-time students and 1,074 part-time students.
The number of students at Bradley University is very large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Illinois. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Chicago State University and Columbia College Chicago, its population is very large (average population is 3,388).
Bradley University offers online degree/certificate programs and 1,465 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 2,500 male and 3,355 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

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total4,5744,450124
Men2,2432,17469
Women2,3312,27655
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total1,281331950
Men25792165
Women1,024239785

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 3,952 White students (67.50%) and 614 Hispanic students (10.49%) at Bradley University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Bradley University.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Bradley University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native826
Asian1858897
Black or African American330139191
Hispanic537238299
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White3,1821,6041,578
Two or More Races1608179
Race/Ethnicity Unknown834439
Total 4,5742,2432,331
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Bradley University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native13211
Asian611150
Black or African American19328165
Hispanic772255
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander312
White770132638
Two or More Races927
Race/Ethnicity Unknown601446
Total 1,2812571,024

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 4,677 students whose age under twenty five and 813 students whose age is over thirty years old at Bradley University.
Especially, 24 students are younger than eighteen and 17 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Bradley University.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at Bradley University
TotalMenWomen
Total4,574 2,2432,331
Under 1824 519
18-191,840 862978
20-212,035 9901,045
22-24562 316246
25-2960 4119
30-3419 127
35-3913 67
40-4910 64
50-646 24
65 and over5 32
Total 4,574 2,2432,331
Population by Student Age at Bradley University
TotalMenWomen
Total1,281 2571,024
18-191 01
20-215 32
22-24210 61149
25-29305 55250
30-34206 39167
35-39154 30124
40-49257 44213
50-64131 21110
65 and over12 48
Total 1,281 2571,024

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Bradley University, 5,705 students (97.44% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 1,465 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, 705 students live in Illinois where Bradley University is located in and 742 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total5,8554,5741,281
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes1,4653941,071
Enrolled Some in Online Classes4,2404,090150
Not Enrolled in Online Classes1509060
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)1,4653941,071
Illinois Residents705330375
Other State in U.S.74263679
Outside of U.S.18117
Unknown000

Online Enrollment Chart