2021 Student Population

A total of 1,374 students have enrolled at Oakwood University - 1,339 undergraduate and 35 graduate.
By gender, 576 male and 798 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 1,262 full-time students and 112 part-time students.
The number of students at Oakwood University is relatively large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Athens State University and Concordia College Alabama, its population is average (average population is 1,305).
Oakwood University offers online degree/certificate programs and 69 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 576 male and 798 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.72 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
Total1,3391,24099
Men55651145
Women78372954
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total352213
Men20128
Women15105

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 1,146 Black or African American students (83.41%) and 86 Hispanic students (6.26%) at Oakwood University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Oakwood University.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Oakwood University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native13112
Asian514
Black or African American1,119464655
Hispanic803941
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White826
Two or More Races110
Race/Ethnicity Unknown21912
Total 1,339556783
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Oakwood University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native000
Asian000
Black or African American271413
Hispanic642
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White000
Two or More Races000
Race/Ethnicity Unknown110
Total 352015

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 1,202 students whose age under twenty five and 125 students whose age is over thirty years old at Oakwood University.
Especially, 67 students are younger than eighteen and 4 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Oakwood University.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at Oakwood University
TotalMenWomen
Total1,339 556783
Under 1867 2245
18-19473 190283
20-21460 173287
22-24201 101100
25-2947 2621
30-3436 1521
35-3914 77
40-4924 1311
50-6417 98
Total 1,339 556783
Population by Student Age at Oakwood University
TotalMenWomen
Total35 2015
22-241 10
30-344 13
35-395 32
40-4912 75
50-649 72
65 and over4 13
Total 35 2015

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Oakwood University, 1,119 students (81.44% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 69 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, 37 students live in Alabama where Oakwood University is located in and 31 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total1,3741,33935
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes695514
Enrolled Some in Online Classes1,0501,02921
Not Enrolled in Online Classes2552550
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)695514
Alabama Residents37298
Other State in U.S.31256
Outside of U.S.110
Unknown000

Online Enrollment Chart