Student Demographics 

The Office of Multicultural Programs aims to provide full transparency when it comes to our student demographics within the College of Agriculture. The data presented is updated annually in August to reflect the newest Fall semester data available through the Purdue Data Digest system. Please note that the terms used within the tables follow university procedures. 

  • 8% of Graduate Students Are Underrepresented Minorities
  • 10% of Undergrads Are Underrepresented Minorities
  • 29% Increase in Undergrad Urm Enrollment Since 2017

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT ENROLLMENT

Race/Ethnicity
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
International 211 199 184 131 138
Hispanic/Latino 112 108 144 141 149
American Indian or Alaska Native 2 2 4 4 5
Asian 81 90 91 90 103
Black or African American 51 44 46 48 45
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 1 1 2 2
White 2,225 2,235 2,237 2,184 2,212
2 or more races 65 84 106 112 116
Unknown 35 40 28 19 21
Total 2,782 2,803 2,841 2,731

 2,791

 

Gender
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
Male 1,141 1,112 1,093 1,037 1,053
Female 1,641 1,691 1,748 1,694 1,738
Total 2,782 2,803 2,841 2,731

 2,791

Graduate Student Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
International 302 284 329 281 363
Hispanic/Latino 19 25 25 26 25
American Indian or Alaska Native 5 5 3 3 4
Asian 18 18 19 27 27
Black or African American 20 14 19 18 17
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 1 1 1

0

White 309 301 315 297 305
2 or more races 9 14 15 14 19
Unknown 8 10 14 14 9
Total 690 672 740 681

769

 

Gender
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
Male 361 365 382 343 387
Female 329 307 358 338 382
Total 690 672 740 681

 769