Total Enrollment
31,066
Undergraduate
27,072
Graduate
3,994
Online Enrollment
6,304
Men Students
11,812
Women Students
19,254

2020 Student Population

A total of 31,066 students have enrolled at Northern Arizona University - 27,072 undergraduate and 3,994 graduate.
By gender, 11,812 male and 19,254 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 23,853 full-time students and 7,213 part-time students.
The number of students at Northern Arizona University is very large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arizona.
Northern Arizona University offers online degree/certificate programs and 6,304 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 11,812 male and 19,254 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.61 to 1 and the ratio is lower (relatively less men 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

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total27,07221,8915,181
Men10,5878,4992,088
Women16,48513,3923,093
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total3,9941,9622,032
Men1,225697528
Women2,7691,2651,504

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 17,448 White students (56.16%) and 7,235 Hispanic students (23.29%) at Northern Arizona University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Northern Arizona University.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Northern Arizona University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native674213461
Asian540201339
Black or African American885366519
Hispanic6,6072,3174,290
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander632637
White14,9445,7079,237
Two or More Races1,517578939
Race/Ethnicity Unknown621367254
Total 27,07210,58716,485
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Northern Arizona University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native17548127
Asian892168
Black or African American18562123
Hispanic628153475
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1138
White2,5047571,747
Two or More Races14844104
Race/Ethnicity Unknown742945
Total 3,9941,2252,769

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 23,124 students whose age under twenty five and 4,960 students whose age is over thirty years old at Northern Arizona University.
Especially, 402 students are younger than eighteen and 42 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Northern Arizona University.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at Northern Arizona University
TotalMenWomen
Total27,072 10,58716,485
Under 18402 122280
18-199,848 3,6146,234
20-218,244 3,2075,037
22-243,803 1,8191,984
25-291,904 8271,077
30-341,058 404654
35-39686 250436
40-49791 248543
50-64317 89228
65 and over19 712
Total 27,072 10,58716,485
Population by Student Age at Northern Arizona University
TotalMenWomen
Total3,994 1,2252,769
20-2130 525
22-24797 220577
25-291,078 352726
30-34661 240421
35-39485 148337
40-49605 173432
50-64315 78237
65 and over23 914
Total 3,994 1,2252,769

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Northern Arizona University, 13,328 students (42.90% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 6,304 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, 4,492 students live in Arizona where Northern Arizona University is located in and 1,157 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total31,06627,0723,994
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes6,3044,4831,821
Enrolled Some in Online Classes7,0246,601423
Not Enrolled in Online Classes17,73815,9881,750
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)6,3044,4831,821
Arizona Residents4,4923,1971,295
Other State in U.S.1,157764393
Outside of U.S.1148529
Unknown541437104

Online Enrollment Chart