2021 Student Population

A total of 16,497 students have enrolled at Troy University - 12,712 undergraduate and 3,785 graduate.
By gender, 6,123 male and 10,374 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 9,427 full-time students and 7,070 part-time students.
The number of students at Troy University is large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Alabama A & M University and Auburn University at Montgomery, its population is very large (average population is 8,358).
Troy University offers online degree/certificate programs and 8,091 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 6,123 male and 10,374 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.59 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

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total12,7128,2084,504
Men4,7043,0461,658
Women8,0085,1622,846
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total3,7851,2192,566
Men1,4193351,084
Women2,3668841,482

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 8,302 White students (50.32%) and 5,149 Black or African American students (31.21%) at Troy University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Troy University.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Troy University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native411526
Asian1175562
Black or African American4,0011,2682,733
Hispanic551225326
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander16115
White6,7142,6074,107
Two or More Races483169314
Race/Ethnicity Unknown516217299
Total 12,7124,7048,008
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Troy University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native1257
Asian462818
Black or African American1,148264884
Hispanic207102105
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander523
White1,588686902
Two or More Races1143876
Race/Ethnicity Unknown608267341
Total 3,7851,4192,366

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 8,517 students whose age under twenty five and 5,429 students whose age is over thirty years old at Troy University.
Especially, 302 students are younger than eighteen and 25 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Troy University.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at Troy University
TotalMenWomen
Total12,712 4,7048,008
Under 18302 131171
18-192,472 9401,532
20-213,070 1,1151,955
22-242,168 8741,294
25-291,557 561996
30-34959 353606
35-39825 295530
40-49894 313581
50-64396 117279
65 and over16 511
unknown53 053
Total 12,712 4,7048,008
Population by Student Age at Troy University
TotalMenWomen
Total3,785 1,4192,366
20-2117 413
22-24488 150338
25-29941 362579
30-34753 300453
35-39596 262334
40-49667 243424
50-64314 95219
65 and over9 36
Total 3,785 1,4192,366

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Troy University, 10,263 students (62.21% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 8,091 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, 3,877 students live in Alabama where Troy University is located in and 3,891 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total16,49712,7123,785
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes8,0915,4392,652
Enrolled Some in Online Classes2,1721,902270
Not Enrolled in Online Classes6,2345,371863
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)8,0915,4392,652
Alabama Residents3,8772,896981
Other State in U.S.3,8912,3571,534
Outside of U.S.317181136
Unknown651

Online Enrollment Chart