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Digest of Education Statistics: 2016
Digest of Education Statistics: 2016

NCES 2017-094
February 2018


Table 312.10. Enrollment of the 120 largest degree-granting college and university campuses, by selected characteristics and institution: Fall 2015
Institution State Rank1 Con-trol2 Level Total enroll-ment Institution State Rank1 Con-trol2 Level Total enroll-ment
1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 5 6
University of Phoenix, Arizona AZ 1 PrivFp 4-year 165,743 University of Missouri, Columbia MO 61 Public 4-year 35,424
Ivy Tech Community College IN 2 Public 2-year 81,668 University of California, Davis CA 62 Public 4-year 35,186
Liberty University VA 3 PrivNp 4-year 80,494 South Texas College TX 63 Public 4-year 34,371
Lone Star College System TX 4 Public 2-year 70,724 Capella University MN 64 PrivFp 4-year 34,365
Western Governors University UT 5 PrivNp 4-year 70,504 San Diego State University CA 65 Public 4-year 34,254
                       
Grand Canyon University AZ 6 PrivFp 4-year 69,444 North Carolina State University at Raleigh NC 66 Public 4-year 34,015
Texas A & M University, College Station TX 7 Public 4-year 63,813 George Mason University VA 67 Public 4-year 33,929
University of Central Florida FL 8 Public 4-year 62,953 University of South Carolina, Columbia SC 68 Public 4-year 33,724
Miami Dade College FL 9 Public 4-year 62,332 Brigham Young University, Provo UT 69 PrivNp 4-year 33,469
Southern New Hampshire University NH 10 PrivNp 4-year 61,285 College of Southern Nevada NV 70 Public 4-year 33,313
                       
Ohio State University, Main Campus OH 11 Public 4-year 58,663 Kennesaw State University GA 71 Public 4-year 33,252
Houston Community College TX 12 Public 2-year 56,522 Utah Valley University UT 72 Public 4-year 33,211
Walden University MN 13 PrivFp 4-year 52,799 University of Colorado, Boulder CO 73 Public 4-year 33,056
American Public University System WV 14 PrivFp 4-year 52,361 University of California, San Diego CA 74 Public 4-year 32,906
Northern Virginia Community College VA 15 Public 2-year 52,078 San Jose State University CA 75 Public 4-year 32,773
                       
Arizona State University, Tempe AZ 16 Public 4-year 51,984 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University VA 76 Public 4-year 32,663
Tarrant County College District TX 17 Public 2-year 51,688 Boston University MA 77 PrivNp 4-year 32,158
University of Texas at Austin TX 18 Public 4-year 50,950 Georgia State University GA 78 Public 4-year 32,058
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities MN 19 Public 4-year 50,678 Saint Petersburg College FL 79 Public 4-year 31,767
University of Florida FL 20 Public 4-year 50,645 University of Utah UT 80 Public 4-year 31,592
                       
Michigan State University MI 21 Public 4-year 50,538 Louisiana State U. and Agricultural & Mechanical LA 81 Public 4-year 31,524
University of Maryland, University College MD 22 Public 4-year 50,248 Virginia Commonwealth University VA 82 Public 4-year 30,918
New York University NY 23 PrivNp 4-year 50,027 University of Iowa IA 83 Public 4-year 30,844
Florida International University FL 24 Public 4-year 49,782 University of California, Irvine CA 84 Public 4-year 30,836
Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ 25 Public 4-year 49,428 Santa Monica College CA 85 Public 2-year 30,615
                       
Indiana University, Bloomington IN 26 Public 4-year 48,514 Colorado State University, Fort Collins CO 86 Public 4-year 30,614
Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus PA 27 Public 4-year 47,307 Florida Atlantic University FL 87 Public 4-year 30,380
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign IL 28 Public 4-year 45,842 California State University, Sacramento CA 88 Public 4-year 30,284
University of Washington, Seattle Campus WA 29 Public 4-year 45,408 San Francisco State University CA 89 Public 4-year 30,256
Kaplan University, Davenport Campus IA 30 PrivFp 4-year 45,355 Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis IN 90 Public 4-year 30,105
                       
Valencia College FL 31 Public 4-year 44,050 Kent State University at Kent OH 91 Public 4-year 30,067
Brigham Young University, Idaho ID 32 PrivNp 4-year 43,803 Santa Ana College CA 92 Public 2-year 29,808
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI 33 Public 4-year 43,651 University at Buffalo NY 93 Public 4-year 29,796
University of Southern California CA 34 PrivNp 4-year 43,401 University of Kentucky KY 94 Public 4-year 29,727
Excelsior College NY 35 PrivNp 4-year 43,123 Washington State University WA 95 Public 4-year 29,686
                       
Broward College FL 36 Public 4-year 43,078 Harvard University MA 96 PrivNp 4-year 29,652
University of Wisconsin, Madison WI 37 Public 4-year 42,716 Palm Beach State College FL 97 Public 4-year 29,616
University of Houston TX 38 Public 4-year 42,704 Oregon State University OR 98 Public 4-year 29,576
University of Arizona AZ 39 Public 4-year 42,595 American River College CA 99 Public 2-year 29,381
Ashford University CA 40 PrivFp 4-year 42,452 Salt Lake Community College UT 100 Public 2-year 29,350
                       
University of South Florida, Main Campus FL 41 Public 4-year 42,067 University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA 101 Public 4-year 29,269
University of Texas at Arlington TX 42 Public 4-year 41,988 Ohio University, Main Campus OH 102 Public 4-year 29,157
University of California, Los Angeles CA 43 Public 4-year 41,908 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill NC 103 Public 4-year 29,084
Austin Community College District TX 44 Public 2-year 41,574 University of Illinois at Chicago IL 104 Public 4-year 29,048
California State University, Northridge CA 45 Public 4-year 41,548 Northern Arizona University AZ 105 Public 4-year 29,021
                       
Florida State University FL 46 Public 4-year 40,830 Portland Community College OR 106 Public 2-year 29,003
Purdue University, Main Campus IN 47 Public 4-year 40,472 Mount San Antonio College CA 107 Public 2-year 28,991
California State University, Fullerton CA 48 Public 4-year 38,948 University of Texas at San Antonio TX 108 Public 4-year 28,787
University of California, Berkeley CA 49 Public 4-year 38,189 West Virginia University WV 109 Public 4-year 28,776
University of Maryland, College Park MD 50 Public 4-year 38,140 El Paso Community College TX 110 Public 2-year 28,764
                       
Temple University PA 51 Public 4-year 38,007 College of DuPage IL 111 Public 2-year 28,678
Texas State University TX 52 Public 4-year 37,979 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Campus PA 112 Public 4-year 28,649
California State University, Long Beach CA 53 Public 4-year 37,446 Utah State University UT 113 Public 4-year 28,622
University of North Texas TX 54 Public 4-year 37,299 University of Nevada, Las Vegas NV 114 Public 4-year 28,600
East Los Angeles College CA 55 Public 2-year 37,188 University of Texas, Pan American TX 115 Public 4-year 28,584
                       
University of Alabama AL 56 Public 4-year 37,098 San Jacinto Community College TX 116 Public 2-year 28,326
University of Georgia GA 57 Public 4-year 36,130 East Carolina University NC 117 Public 4-year 28,289
University of Cincinnati, Main Campus OH 58 Public 4-year 36,042 Collin County Community College District TX 118 Public 2-year 28,187
Texas Tech University TX 59 Public 4-year 35,859 Columbia University in the City of New York NY 119 PrivNp 4-year 28,086
Iowa State University IA 60 Public 4-year 35,714 University of North Carolina at Charlotte NC 120 Public 4-year 27,983
1 College and university campuses ranked by fall 2015 enrollment data.
2 "PrivNp" stands for private nonprofit. "PrivFp" stands for private for-profit.
NOTE: Degree-granting institutions grant associate's or higher degrees and participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs. Includes online and distance education courses.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Spring 2016, Fall Enrollment component. (This table was prepared May 2017.)