Graduate Student Population in Alabama

For academic year 2019-2020, total 48,788 graduate students enrolled in 31 graduate schools in Alabama. By gender, there are 18,481 male students (37.88%) and 30,307 female students (62.12%) enrolled in graduate programs.
University of Alabama at Birmingham has the most graduate students of 8,087 and Columbia Southern University has the second most graduate students of 5,859 in Alabama. You can view and compare the graduate student population along with tuition and other admission information at Alabama colleges at Alabama Graduate School Comparison page.
By attending status, 31,127 students enrolled as full-time and 17,661 students enrolled as part-time for graduate programs. Next table shows the 2020 graduate students population by gender and attending status at Alabama graduate schools.
University of Alabama at Birmingham has the most graduate students of 8,087
Graduate Student Population By Gender and Attending Status at Alabama graduate schools (2019-2020)
TotalMenWomen
Total48,78818,48130,307
Full-time31,12711,90819,219
Part-time17,6616,57311,088

Population by Race/Ethnicity

For academic year 2019-2020, of the 31 enrolled students in Alabama graduate schools, 275 were American Indian/Native American (0.56%), 1,428 were Asian (2.93%), 10,227 were Black/African American (20.96%), 1,392 were Hispanic (2.85%), 58 were Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (0.12%), 26,920 were White (55.18%), 971 were Two More (1.99%), and 4,211 were Un-Known (8.63%). The number of non-resident alien students is 3,306 (6.78%). Next table shows the 2020 graduate school students population by race/ethnicity and state at Alabama graduate schools.
Graduate Student Population By Race/Ethnicity at Alabama graduate schools (2019-2020)
TotalMenWomen
Total48,78818,48130,307
American Indian/Native American275116159
Asian1,428591837
Black/African American10,2272,6947,533
Hispanic1,392583809
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander582137
White26,92010,35916,561
Two More971389582
Un-Known4,2111,7222,489
Non-resident Alien3,3062,0061,300
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