Student Population at UAA
2021 Student Population
A total of 11,953 students have enrolled at University of Alaska Anchorage - 11,323 undergraduate and 630 graduate.
By gender, 4,566 male and 7,387 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 4,871 full-time students and 7,082 part-time students.
The number of students at University of Alaska Anchorage is very large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alaska.
University of Alaska Anchorage offers online degree/certificate programs and 9,007 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 4,566 male and 7,387 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.62 to 1 and the ratio is lower (relatively less 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 6,098 White students (51.02%) and 1,334 Race/Ethnicity Unknown students (11.16%) at University of Alaska Anchorage(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at University of Alaska Anchorage.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||546||178||368|
|Black or African American||342||139||203|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||338||121||217|
|Two or More Races||1,166||424||742|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||38||4||34|
|Black or African American||22||11||11|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||7||2||5|
|Two or More Races||49||16||33|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 6,504 students whose age under twenty five and 3,627 students whose age is over thirty years old at University of Alaska Anchorage.
Especially, 1,038 students are younger than eighteen and 65 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at University of Alaska Anchorage.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||61||16||45|
|65 and over||4||2||2|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At University of Alaska Anchorage, 11,385 students (95.25% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 9,007 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, 8,688 students live in Alaska where University of Alaska Anchorage is located in and 286 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||9,007||8,510||497|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||2,378||2,298||80|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||568||515||53|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||9,007||8,510||497|
|Other State in U.S.||286||254||32|
|Outside of U.S.||2||1||1|