Student Population at Grand Canyon
2022 Student Population
A total of 103,072 students have enrolled at Grand Canyon University - 65,870 undergraduate and 37,202 graduate.
By gender, 27,655 male and 75,417 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 22,295 full-time students and 80,777 part-time students.
The number of students at Grand Canyon University is very large compared to Private (for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arizona.
Grand Canyon University offers online degree/certificate programs and 79,865 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 27,655 male and 75,417 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.37 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 48,232 White students (46.79%) and 21,110 Hispanic students (20.48%) at Grand Canyon University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Grand Canyon University.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||618||154||464|
|Black or African American||9,669||2,383||7,286|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||429||124||305|
|Two or More Races||2,991||1,014||1,977|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||383||78||305|
|Black or African American||9,439||2,116||7,323|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||193||41||152|
|Two or More Races||1,114||257||857|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 33,989 students whose age under twenty five and 52,545 students whose age is over thirty years old at Grand Canyon University.
Especially, 1,064 students are younger than eighteen and 666 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Grand Canyon University.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||181||62||119|
|65 and over||485||151||334|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Grand Canyon University, 93,347 students (90.56% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 79,865 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, 13,650 students live in Arizona where Grand Canyon University is located in and 65,789 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||79,865||43,698||36,167|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||13,482||13,476||6|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||9,725||8,696||1,029|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||79,865||43,698||36,167|
|Other State in U.S.||65,789||36,073||29,716|
|Outside of U.S.||424||251||173|