2021 Student Population

A total of 9,538 students have enrolled at Phoenix College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 3,145 male and 6,393 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 2,224 full-time students and 7,314 part-time students.
The number of students at Phoenix College is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Glendale Community College and Mesa Community College, its population is relatively small (average population is 12,088).
Phoenix College offers online degree/certificate programs and 3,995 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 3,145 male and 6,393 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.49 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

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 5,379 Hispanic students (56.40%) and 2,234 White students (23.42%) at Phoenix College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Phoenix College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Phoenix College
American Indian or Alaska Native24162179
Black or African American766295471
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1028
Two or More Races30494210
Race/Ethnicity Unknown24182159
Total 9,5383,1456,393

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 5,759 students whose age under twenty five and 2,361 students whose age is over thirty years old at Phoenix College.
Especially, 1,094 students are younger than eighteen and 83 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Phoenix College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Phoenix College
Total9,538 3,1456,393
Under 181,094 410684
18-191,695 6351,060
20-211,527 5061,021
22-241,443 458985
25-291,418 4091,009
30-34816 260556
35-39535 160375
40-49597 175422
50-64330 97233
65 and over83 3548
Total 9,538 3,1456,393

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Phoenix College, 6,869 students (72.02% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 3,995 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, 3,608 students live in Arizona where Phoenix College is located in and 374 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
Number of Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes3,995
Enrolled Some in Online Classes2,874
Not Enrolled in Online Classes2,669
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)3,995
Arizona Residents3,608
Other State in U.S.374
Outside of U.S.2

Online Enrollment Chart