Graduate Student Population in Kentucky

For academic year 2021-2022, total 60,360 graduate students enrolled in 30 graduate schools in Kentucky. By gender, there are 27,213 male students (45.08%) and 33,147 female students (54.92%) enrolled in graduate programs.
University of the Cumberlands has the most graduate students of 14,434 and University of Kentucky has the second most graduate students of 8,490 in Kentucky. You can view and compare the graduate student population along with tuition and other admission information at Kentucky colleges at Kentucky Graduate School Comparison page.
By attending status, 26,364 students enrolled as full-time and 33,996 students enrolled as part-time for graduate programs. Next table shows the 2022 graduate students population by gender and attending status at Kentucky graduate schools.
University of the Cumberlands has the most graduate students of 14,434
Graduate Student Population By Gender and Attending Status at Kentucky graduate schools (2021-2022)
TotalMenWomen
Total60,36027,21333,147
Full-time26,36411,04115,323
Part-time33,99616,17217,824

Population by Race/Ethnicity

For academic year 2021-2022, of the 30 enrolled students in Kentucky graduate schools, 99 were American Indian/Native American (0.16%), 1,747 were Asian (2.89%), 4,087 were Black/African American (6.77%), 1,786 were Hispanic (2.96%), 51 were Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (0.08%), 30,850 were White (51.11%), 949 were Two More (1.57%), and 9,417 were Un-Known (15.60%). The number of non-resident alien students is 11,374 (18.84%). Next table shows the 2022 graduate school students population by race/ethnicity and state at Kentucky graduate schools.
Graduate Student Population By Race/Ethnicity at Kentucky graduate schools (2021-2022)
TotalMenWomen
Total60,36027,21333,147
American Indian/Native American994455
Asian1,747879868
Black/African American4,0871,3022,785
Hispanic1,7866651,121
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander512130
White30,85011,39619,454
Two More949308641
Un-Known9,4174,5584,859
Non-resident Alien11,3748,0403,334
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