Total Enrollment
3,813 (all graduate)
Online Enrollment
Men Students
Women Students

2020 Student Population

A total of 3,813 students have enrolled at Western University of Health Sciences (all graduate).
By gender, 1,455 male and 2,358 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 3,743 full-time students and 70 part-time students.
The number of students at Western University of Health Sciences is very large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of California-San Francisco and Loma Linda University, its population is very large (average population is 2,270).
Western University of Health Sciences offers online degree/certificate programs and 16 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 1,455 male and 2,358 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

Population by Gender/Attending Status at

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 1,372 Asian students (35.98%) and 1,304 White students (34.20%) at Western University of Health Sciences(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Western University of Health Sciences.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Western University of Health Sciences
American Indian or Alaska Native1569
Black or African American1063175
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander871
Two or More Races288107181
Race/Ethnicity Unknown913259
Total 3,8131,4552,358

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Western University of Health Sciences, 16 students (0.42% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 16 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, 15 students live in California where Western University of Health Sciences is located in and 1 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
Number of Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes16
Enrolled Some in Online Classes0
Not Enrolled in Online Classes3,797
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)16
California Residents15
Other State in U.S.1
Outside of U.S.0

Online Enrollment Chart