Student Population by Gender

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus has a total 46,810 enrolled students. By gender, 24,985 male and 21,825 female students (male-female ratio: 53:47) are attending Penn State.
40,363 students have enrolled in undergraduate programs and 6,447 students joined graduate programs at Penn State.
Total Student Enrolled In Academic Year 2018-2019 at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total46,81040,3636,447
Men24,98521,4823,503
Women21,82518,8812,944

Student Distribution by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, 29,223 White, 1,918 Black and 2,671 Asian students out of total 46,810 are attending at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus. Comprehensive enrollment statistic data by race/ethnicity is shown in next chart.
All Students Undergraduate Graduate
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (all students) at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Undergraduate) at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Graduate) at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

Transfer-in Students (Undergraduate)

Among 40,363 enrolled in undergraduate programs, 343 are transfer-in students. The percentage of transfer-in students is 0.85%.338 students have transferred in as full-time status and 5 students transferred in as part-time status.
Transfer-in Students Population by Attendance Status at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

Student Age Distribution

All Students Undergraduate Graduate
By age category, 362 students are younger than 18 and 7 students are older than 65 at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus. Penn State has 41,741 students aged under 25 and 5,069 students aged 25 and over out of 46,810 total students.
Students Age Distribution by Gender at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
In undergraduate programs, 361 students are younger than 18 and 5 students are older than 65. Penn State has 39,601 undergraduate students aged under 25 and 762 students aged 25 and over.
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
In graduate schools at Penn State, 1 students are younger than 18 and 2 students are older than 65. It has 2,140 graduate students aged under 25 and 4,307 students aged 25 and over.
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

Online Classes (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus, 89 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 13,255 students are enrolled in some online courses.
All StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online Courses Enrolled in Some Online Courses
All Students46,8108913,255
Undergraduate40,3635912,951
Graduate6,44730304
Online Courses Student Enrollment at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Online Courses

57 students lived in Pennsylvania or jurisdiction in which the school is located are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 32 students live in other State or outside of the United States.
Pennsylvania ResidentsOther States in U.S. Outside of U.S.
All Students57284
Undergraduate32243
Graduate2541
Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Distance Learning Course

Members In B1G

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is a member of The Big Ten Conference (B1G). Check and Compare to other members.


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