Student Population at USC
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 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
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
|American Indian or Alaska Native||24||11||13|
|Black or African American||897||389||508|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||47||35||12|
|Two or More Races||1,139||502||637|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||64||28||36|
|Black or African American||1,767||522||1,245|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||74||22||52|
|Two or More Races||538||211||327|
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
|65 and over||2||2||0|
|65 and over||40||15||25|
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
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||6,707||16||6,691|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||1,874||575||1,299|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||38,729||19,316||19,413|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||6,707||16||6,691|
|Other State in U.S.||2,318||1||2,317|
|Outside of U.S.||128||3||125|