Student Population at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus
2020 Student Population
A total of 4,472 students have enrolled at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus - 3,543 undergraduate and 929 graduate.
By gender, 1,923 male and 2,549 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 3,740 full-time students and 732 part-time students.
The number of students at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus is very small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Henderson State University and John Brown University, its population is large (average population is 3,239).
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus offers online degree/certificate programs and 869 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 1,923 male and 2,549 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.75 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
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 2,857 White students (63.89%) and 1,033 Black or African American students (23.10%) at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||25||11||14|
|Black or African American||870||372||498|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||8||4||4|
|Two or More Races||1||0||1|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||7||3||4|
|Black or African American||163||45||118|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0||0||0|
|Two or More Races||8||4||4|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 3,407 students whose age under twenty five and 631 students whose age is over thirty years old at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus.
Especially, 296 students are younger than eighteen and 33 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||30||6||24|
|65 and over||3||1||2|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Southern Arkansas University Main Campus, 2,351 students (52.57% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 869 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, 743 students live in Arkansas where Southern Arkansas University Main Campus is located in and 123 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||869||261||608|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||1,482||1,225||257|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||2,121||2,057||64|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||869||261||608|
|Other State in U.S.||123||24||99|
|Outside of U.S.||3||0||3|