2021 Student Population

A total of 8,526 students have enrolled at Jefferson State Community College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 3,063 male and 5,463 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 2,451 full-time students and 6,075 part-time students.
The number of students at Jefferson State Community College is very large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as John C Calhoun State Community College and Lawson State Community College, its population is very large (average population is 5,551).
Jefferson State Community College offers online degree/certificate programs and 6,220 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 3,063 male and 5,463 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.56 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

Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total8,5262,4516,075
Men3,0639302,133
Women5,4631,5213,942

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 5,623 White students (65.95%) and 1,668 Black or African American students (19.56%) at Jefferson State Community College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Jefferson State Community College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Jefferson State Community College
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native341222
Asian18472112
Black or African American1,6684691,199
Hispanic525187338
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander523
White5,6232,1143,509
Two or More Races19882116
Race/Ethnicity Unknown1476186
Total 8,5263,0635,463

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 6,400 students whose age under twenty five and 1,199 students whose age is over thirty years old at Jefferson State Community College.
Especially, 1,709 students are younger than eighteen and 8 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Jefferson State Community College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Jefferson State Community College
TotalMenWomen
Total8,526 3,0635,463
Under 181,709 6121,097
18-192,146 9041,242
20-211,450 540910
22-241,095 383712
25-29927 289638
30-34505 157348
35-39268 75193
40-49299 68231
50-64119 3089
65 and over8 53
Total 8,526 3,0635,463

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Jefferson State Community College, 6,944 students (81.44% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 6,220 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, 6,171 students live in Alabama where Jefferson State Community College is located in and 48 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
Number of Students
Total8,526
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes6,220
Enrolled Some in Online Classes724
Not Enrolled in Online Classes1,582
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)6,220
Alabama Residents6,171
Other State in U.S.48
Outside of U.S.0
Unknown1

Online Enrollment Chart