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Our Students- at a Glance

There are 5,023 students enrolled at Teachers College. Approximately 77 percent are women, and among US Citizens, 13.3 percent are African American, 14.6 percent are Asian American, 13.5 percent are Hispanic / Latino/a, and 3.5 percent have identified with two or more ethnicities. The student body is composed of 20.4 percent international students from seventy-seven different countries and nearly 80 percent domestic students from forty-eight states and the District of Columbia.

College Profile 2016-2017

Total enrollment: 5023
New Degree Students: 1762
Fall Enrollment: 1398 
Summer Enrollment: 364

Pie Chart of Fall and Summer Enrollment 2016

Degree Level

Masters: 3624  (72.2%)
Doctoral: 1302  (25.9%)
Non-degree: 97  (1.9%) 

Pie chart of degree level 2016‌‌‌‌

Students

Full-time: 1484  (29.5%)
Part time:
3539  (70.5%)

Median Student Age: 30 years

Pie chart of full-time and part-time students in 2016

Gender Diversity of Matriculated Students

Female: 3868  (77%)
Male: 1105  (22%)
No Answer: 50  (1%) 

Pie chart of gender diversity at Teachers College in 2016

Among Domestic Students Only (Excludes International, Other and Unknown)

Pie chart of 2016 demographics for domestic students.

African-American: 516  (13.3%)
Asian-American: 564  (14.6%)
Latino/a: 522  (13.5%)
Native American: 7  (0.2%)
Two or More: 134  (3.5%)
Caucasian: 2121  (54.9%)

Among International Students Only (Excludes Other and Unknown)

Pie chart of 2016 international student demographics.

International students: 1016  (20.4%)


Africa: 15  (1.5%)
Asia: 780  (76.8%)
Canada: 46  (4.5%)
Europe: 57  (5.6%)
Latin America & Caribbean: 82  (8.1%)
Middle East & North Africa: 36  (3.5%)

 

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