Total Enrollment
47,310
Undergraduate
19,907
Graduate
27,403
Online Enrollment
6,707
Men Students
21,903
Women Students
25,407

2020 Student Population

A total of 47,310 students have enrolled at University of Southern California - 19,907 undergraduate and 27,403 graduate.
By gender, 21,903 male and 25,407 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 40,952 full-time students and 6,358 part-time students.
The number of students at University of Southern California is very large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Washington University in St Louis and University of California-Berkeley, its population is very large (average population is 26,809).
University of Southern California offers online degree/certificate programs and 6,707 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 21,903 male and 25,407 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.86 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

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total19,90719,194713
Men9,7249,308416
Women10,1839,886297
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total27,40321,7585,645
Men12,1799,6552,524
Women15,22412,1033,121

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 14,516 White students (30.68%) and 7,970 Asian students (16.85%) at University of Southern California(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at University of Southern California.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of Southern California
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native241113
Asian4,1501,9702,180
Black or African American897389508
Hispanic2,9901,4271,563
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander473512
White7,6993,8773,822
Two or More Races1,139502637
Race/Ethnicity Unknown297154143
Total 19,9079,72410,183
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of Southern California
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native642836
Asian3,8201,5352,285
Black or African American1,7675221,245
Hispanic4,0231,3952,628
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander742252
White6,8173,0263,791
Two or More Races538211327
Race/Ethnicity Unknown1,656686970
Total 27,40312,17915,224

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 28,933 students whose age under twenty five and 8,482 students whose age is over thirty years old at University of Southern California.
Especially, 400 students are younger than eighteen and 42 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at University of Southern California.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at University of Southern California
TotalMenWomen
Total19,907 9,72410,183
Under 18398 160238
18-197,651 3,5974,054
20-218,848 4,2054,643
22-242,363 1,401962
25-29437 251186
30-34121 6556
35-3940 2218
40-4930 1515
50-6417 611
65 and over2 20
Total 19,907 9,72410,183
Population by Student Age at University of Southern California
TotalMenWomen
Total27,403 12,17915,224
Under 182 20
18-195 41
20-21571 216355
22-249,095 3,9725,123
25-299,458 4,2695,189
30-343,869 1,8512,018
35-391,961 9231,038
40-491,689 6641,025
50-64713 263450
65 and over40 1525
Total 27,403 12,17915,224

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At University of Southern California, 8,581 students (18.14% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 6,707 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, 4,241 students live in California where University of Southern California is located in and 2,318 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total47,31019,90727,403
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes6,707166,691
Enrolled Some in Online Classes1,8745751,299
Not Enrolled in Online Classes38,72919,31619,413
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)6,707166,691
California Residents4,241124,229
Other State in U.S.2,31812,317
Outside of U.S.1283125
Unknown20020

Online Enrollment Chart