Enrollment Comparison Chart

The below chart compares the student population between Lake Superior College and similar colleges.

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 1,841 male and 2,532 female students attending LSC. The male-to-female student ratio is 0.73 to 1 and the ratio is similar to national average (the national average is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status at LSC.
Population by Gender/Attending Status at LSC

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 3,640 White students (83.24%) and 184 Two or More Races students (4.21%) at Lake Superior College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Lake Superior College.
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Lake Superior College
American Indian or Alaska Native502129
Black or African American1105753
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
Two or More Races18475109
Race/Ethnicity Unknown1486484
Total 4,3731,8412,532

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 3,289 students whose age under twenty five and 671 students whose age is over thirty years old at Lake Superior College.
Especially, 1,356 students are younger than eighteen and 2 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Lake Superior College.
Population by Student Age at Lake Superior College
Total4,373 1,8412,532
Under 181,356 504852
18-19857 422435
20-21569 259310
22-24507 207300
25-29408 162246
30-34281 119162
35-39159 6297
40-49165 7491
50-6464 2836
65 and over2 20
unknown5 23
Total 4,373 1,8412,532

Online Student Population

At Lake Superior College, 2,077 students (47.50% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 1,038 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, 878 students live in Minnesota where Lake Superior College is located in and 158 students have enrolled from other states.
Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
Number of Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes1,038
Enrolled Some in Online Classes1,039
Not Enrolled in Online Classes2,296
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)1,038
Minnesota Residents878
Other State in U.S.158
Outside of U.S.0