Student Population at PSC
1,000 (all undergraduate)
2020 Student Population
A total of 1,000 students have enrolled at Philander Smith College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 337 male and 663 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 955 full-time students and 45 part-time students.
The number of students at Philander Smith College is relatively small compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Lyon College and Hendrix College, its population is relatively small (average population is 1,174).
Philander Smith College offers online degree/certificate programs and 19 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 337 male and 663 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.51 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.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 935 Black or African American students (93.50%) and 23 Two or More Races students (2.30%) at Philander Smith College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Philander Smith College.
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Table (by Gender)
|American Indian or Alaska Native||1||0||1|
|Black or African American||935||315||620|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||3||1||2|
|Two or More Races||23||5||18|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 890 students whose age under twenty five and 65 students whose age is over thirty years old at Philander Smith College.
Especially, 68 students are younger than eighteen.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Philander Smith College.
Student Age Distribution Table (by Gender)
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Philander Smith College, 852 students (85.20% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 19 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, 18 students live in Arkansas where Philander Smith College is located in and 1 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Number of Students|
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||19|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||833|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||148|
|Number of Students|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||19|
|Other State in U.S.||1|
|Outside of U.S.||0|