Western Kentucky University

Western Kentucky University

Bowling Green, Kentucky


Students

Western Kentucky University has 15,895 undergradute students. 40% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 60% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

15,895

Enrollment by gender

40%

40% men

60%

60% women

Students by Ethnicity

The ethnic diversity of undergraduate students at Western Kentucky University comprises of 79% "White" which is the largest ethnic group followed by 8% "Black or African American", 4% "Hispanic/Latino", 3% "Two or more races", 2% "Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander", 2% "Nonresident Alien", 2% "Asian", 1% "Race/ethnicity unknown", 0% "American Indian or Alaska Native" and 0% "Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander".

Enrollment by ethnicity

2%

2% Asian

79%

79% White

4%

4% Hispanic/Latino

2%

2% Nonresident Alien

3%

3% Two or more races

1%

1% Race/ethnicity unknown

8%

8% Black or African American

0%

0% American Indian or Alaska Native

2%

2% Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Students by Age

The age distribution of students at Western Kentucky University consists of the largest percent of undergraduate students (73%) in the 18 to 24 years age group followed by 16% in the under 18 years age group, 12% in the 25 to 64 years age group, and 0% in the over 65 years age group.

Enrollment by age

0%

0% Over 65 years

73%

73% 18 to 24 years

12%

12% 25 to 64 years

16%

16% Under 18 years

Students by Geography

71% of the undergraudate students at Western Kentucky University are in-state students compared to 28% out-of-state students and 1% international students. 0% of undergraduate students have not reported their residence status

Enrollment by residence

71%

71% In-state

28%

28% Out-of-state

1%

1% Foreign countries

0%

0% Residence unknown