Graduate Student Population in West Virginia

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 21,054 graduate students enrolled in 21 graduate schools in West Virginia. By gender, there are 10,578 male students (50.24%) and 10,476 female students (49.76%) enrolled in graduate programs.
American Public University System has the most graduate students of 9,462 and West Virginia University has the second most graduate students of 5,682 in West Virginia.
By attending status, 8,447 students enrolled as full-time and 12,607 students enrolled as part-time for graduate programs.
The following table shows the 2023 graduate students population by gender and attending status at West Virginia graduate schools. You can view and compare the graduate student population along with tuition and other admission information at West Virginia colleges at West Virginia Graduate School Comparison page.
Graduate Student Population By Gender and Attending Status at West Virginia graduate schools (2022-2023)
TotalMenWomen
Total21,05410,57810,476
Full-time8,4473,7604,687
Part-time12,6076,8185,789

Population by Race/Ethnicity

For the academic year 2022-2023, of the 21 enrolled students in West Virginia graduate schools, 86 were American Indian/Native American (0.41%), 597 were Asian (2.84%), 2,288 were Black/African American (10.87%), 1,653 were Hispanic (7.85%), 88 were Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (0.42%), 13,294 were White (63.14%), 660 were Two More (3.13%), and 1,317 were Un-Known (6.26%).
The number of non-resident alien students is 1,071 (5.09%). The following table shows the 2023 graduate school students population by race/ethnicity and state at West Virginia graduate schools.
Graduate Student Population By Race/Ethnicity at West Virginia graduate schools (2022-2023)
TotalMenWomen
Total21,05410,57810,476
American Indian/Native American865333
Asian597318279
Black/African American2,2881,1971,091
Hispanic1,653952701
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander885038
White13,2946,3356,959
Two More660316344
Un-Known1,317766551
Non-resident Alien1,071591480
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