2022 Student Population

A total of 13,992 students have enrolled at University of South Alabama - 8,833 undergraduate and 5,159 graduate.
By gender, 4,462 male and 9,530 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 11,548 full-time students and 2,444 part-time students.
The number of students at University of South Alabama is relatively large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as The University of Tennessee-Knoxville and Montclair State University, its population is relatively small (average population is 19,093).
University of South Alabama offers online degree/certificate programs and 4,100 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 4,462 male and 9,530 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.47 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
Total8,8337,4001,433
Men3,4182,789629
Women5,4154,611804
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total5,1594,1481,011
Men1,044869175
Women4,1153,279836

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 8,676 White students (62.01%) and 2,969 Black or African American students (21.22%) at University of South Alabama(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at University of South Alabama.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of South Alabama
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native572037
Asian345162183
Black or African American1,9916901,301
Hispanic406157249
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1248
White5,2922,1223,170
Two or More Races382125257
Race/Ethnicity Unknown24292150
Total 8,8333,4185,415
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of South Alabama
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native28721
Asian20545160
Black or African American978144834
Hispanic19439155
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1477
White3,3846982,686
Two or More Races14822126
Race/Ethnicity Unknown981682
Total 5,1591,0444,115

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 8,604 students whose age under twenty five and 3,396 students whose age is over thirty years old at University of South Alabama.
Especially, 159 students are younger than eighteen and 15 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at University of South Alabama.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at University of South Alabama
TotalMenWomen
Total8,833 3,4185,415
Under 18159 44115
18-192,900 1,0361,864
20-213,040 1,1521,888
22-241,599 716883
25-29586 266320
30-34225 87138
35-39123 5172
40-49131 4388
50-6458 1939
65 and over8 35
unknown4 13
Total 8,833 3,4185,415
Population by Student Age at University of South Alabama
TotalMenWomen
Total5,159 1,0444,115
20-2143 1528
22-24863 227636
25-291,396 3071,089
30-341,045 177868
35-39739 127612
40-49798 135663
50-64262 53209
65 and over7 25
unknown6 15
Total 5,159 1,0444,115

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At University of South Alabama, 8,352 students (59.69% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 4,100 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, 1,156 students live in Alabama where University of South Alabama is located in and 2,931 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total13,9928,8335,159
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes4,1005883,512
Enrolled Some in Online Classes4,2524,022230
Not Enrolled in Online Classes5,6404,2231,417
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)4,1005883,512
Alabama Residents1,156486670
Other State in U.S.2,931962,835
Outside of U.S.1367
Unknown000

Online Enrollment Chart