Enrollment in online classes continues to rise for undergraduate students at the University of North Texas. Whatever their reasons (time flexibility, maintaining full time job, family responsibilities, gasoline prices, course rotation schedule, et cetera) students are taking more and more online classes when given the opportunity. This trend should continue into 2017 given the tenor of the times. UNT continues to offer over a thousand online sections each semester.
During the Fall 2016 semester, students taking online courses accounted for 12.4% of the total enrollment for the university. Undergraduate online courses accounted for 10.7% and Graduate online courses accounted for 29.8% of total enrollment. Please see the chart below for online enrollment per college.
For the Fall 2016 semester, there were a total of 38,555 students taking classes at the University of North Texas. Students taking Electronically-delivered Courses accounted for 34.8% of the total headcount -- with 2,790 graduate students (42.1% of headcount) and 10,619 undergraduate students (33.3% of headcount) respectively.