Graduate Student Population in Alabama

For academic year 2021-2022, total 53,376 graduate students enrolled in 32 graduate schools in Alabama. By gender, there are 19,520 male students (36.57%) and 33,856 female students (63.43%) enrolled in graduate programs.
University of Alabama at Birmingham has the most graduate students of 8,742 and The University of Alabama has the second most graduate students of 6,631 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, 32,297 students enrolled as full-time and 21,079 students enrolled as part-time for graduate programs. Next table shows the 2022 graduate students population by gender and attending status at Alabama graduate schools.
University of Alabama at Birmingham has the most graduate students of 8,742
Graduate Student Population By Gender and Attending Status at Alabama graduate schools (2021-2022)
TotalMenWomen
Total53,37619,52033,856
Full-time32,29711,69420,603
Part-time21,0797,82613,253

Population by Race/Ethnicity

For academic year 2021-2022, of the 32 enrolled students in Alabama graduate schools, 232 were American Indian/Native American (0.43%), 1,700 were Asian (3.18%), 10,859 were Black/African American (20.34%), 1,808 were Hispanic (3.39%), 69 were Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (0.13%), 30,578 were White (57.29%), 1,098 were Two More (2.06%), and 3,521 were Un-Known (6.60%). The number of non-resident alien students is 3,511 (6.58%). Next table shows the 2022 graduate school students population by race/ethnicity and state at Alabama graduate schools.
Graduate Student Population By Race/Ethnicity at Alabama graduate schools (2021-2022)
TotalMenWomen
Total53,37619,52033,856
American Indian/Native American23284148
Asian1,7006731,027
Black/African American10,8592,8018,058
Hispanic1,8087231,085
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander693138
White30,57811,32019,258
Two More1,098380718
Un-Known3,5211,4042,117
Non-resident Alien3,5112,1041,407
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