College Enrollment Statistics
Statistic Verification
Source: National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics
Research Date: April 7th, 2015

Questions: What is the total number of students enrolled in college? How many kids attend college each year? Total number of people who graduate college every year?

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Number of U.S. Colleges and UniversitiesNumberEnrollment
Public 4-year institutions6296,837,605
Private 4-year institutions1,8454,161,815
Public 2-year institutions1,0706,184,229
Private 2-year institutions596303,826
Total4,14017,487,475
Undergraduate14,473,884
Graduate2,097,511
Professional329,076
Degrees Awarded Annually:Number
Associate696,660
Bachelor’s1,439,264
Master’s574,618
Doctorate52,631
Professional87,289
Enrollment Demographics:
Women57.4%
Full-time61.7%
Minority30.9%
Foreign3.3%

College, the place to discover one's self and figure out what you're going to possibly do for the rest of your life. Do you join that fraternity or live in the dorms, what should I major in, and of course will I meet my future spouse? Every year millions of Americans attend college all over the nation. Here is a breakdown of those attending, along with some additional primary school stats.

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