WGU Student Demographics

Average Age: 36.8

Student Status:
Graduate Students - 23 percent
Undergraduate - 77 percent

Gender:
Females - 60 percent
Males - 40 percent

Employment:
Work Full Time - 72 percent
Work Part Time - 14 percent
Not Employed - 13 percent
Not Reported - 1 percent

Ethnicity:
White Non Hispanic - 73 percent
Ethnic Minority/Other - 24 percent
Unknown - 3 percent

Urban/Rural:
Urban/Suburban - 80 percent
Rural - 16 percent
Not Reported - 4 percent

College Experience:
First-Generation College Attendee - 40 percent

Income:
>$35,000/yr - 65 percent
<$35,000/yr - 28 percent
Not Reported - 7 percent

Data as of October 2, 2014

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