Student Population at UA Fort Smith
2021 Student Population
A total of 5,887 students have enrolled at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith - 5,830 undergraduate and 57 graduate.
By gender, 2,427 male and 3,460 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 3,822 full-time students and 2,065 part-time students.
The number of students at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and Central Baptist College, its population is very large (average population is 950).
University of Arkansas-Fort Smith offers online degree/certificate programs and 1,625 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 2,427 male and 3,460 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.70 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 3,614 White students (61.39%) and 855 Hispanic students (14.52%) at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||124||46||78|
|Black or African American||215||78||137|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||9||2||7|
|Two or More Races||666||296||370|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||2||0||2|
|Black or African American||5||1||4|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0||0||0|
|Two or More Races||6||1||5|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 4,775 students whose age under twenty five and 677 students whose age is over thirty years old at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
Especially, 1,176 students are younger than eighteen and 12 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||12||2||10|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At University of Arkansas-Fort Smith, 4,863 students (82.61% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 1,625 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, 1,380 students live in Arkansas where University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is located in and 227 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||1,625||1,568||57|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||3,238||3,238||0|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||1,024||1,024||0|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||1,625||1,568||57|
|Other State in U.S.||227||218||9|
|Outside of U.S.||18||18||0|