Student Population at SUNY Stony Brook
2022 Student Population
A total of 26,608 students have enrolled at Stony Brook University - 17,999 undergraduate and 8,609 graduate.
By gender, 12,432 male and 14,176 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 22,457 full-time students and 4,151 part-time students.
The number of students at Stony Brook University is very large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of South Dakota and University of Toledo, its population is average (average population is 26,555).
Stony Brook University offers online degree/certificate programs and 3,072 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 12,432 male and 14,176 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.88 to 1 and the ratio is higher (more 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
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 8,675 White students (32.60%) and 6,551 Asian students (24.62%) at Stony Brook University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Stony Brook University.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||12||4||8|
|Black or African American||1,112||381||731|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||12||8||4|
|Two or More Races||519||239||280|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||4||0||4|
|Black or African American||439||146||293|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||4||1||3|
|Two or More Races||158||54||104|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 19,691 students whose age under twenty five and 3,235 students whose age is over thirty years old at Stony Brook University.
Especially, 791 students are younger than eighteen and 21 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Stony Brook University.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||21||11||10|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Stony Brook University, 17,593 students (66.12% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 3,072 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, 2,775 students live in New York where Stony Brook University is located in and 146 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||3,072||1,176||1,896|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||14,521||12,401||2,120|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||9,015||4,422||4,593|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||3,072||1,176||1,896|
|New York Residents||2,775||999||1,776|
|Other State in U.S.||146||45||101|
|Outside of U.S.||151||132||19|