This College Will Be a Great Place to Learn About Other Cultures: High Ethnic Diversity.
Ethnically-diverse college campuses offer students the opportunity to study and collaborate with undergraduates from racial and ethnic groups that are different from their own. University of California - Berkeley is ranked #234 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is far above the national average. When available, the chart below also explores ethnic diversity among the faculty at UC Berkeley.
Fairly Equal Balance of Male and Female Students
Will you feel more comfortable on a campus with a balanced mix of males to females? At University of California - Berkeley, the male to female student ratio is far above the national average of about 40:60 with a student body that is equally balanced. It is ranked at #285 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 12,989 males and 14,137 females. Where available, the chart below also shows the male to female distribution among UC Berkeley's faculty.
Above Average Location Diversity
Would you prefer a college that attracts students from all across the United States, or would you prefer a local college that primarily pulls students from within your home state? We've derived the geographic diversity of each school by looking at where matriculated undergraduates lived before they attended college. 82% of the students attending University of California - Berkeley come from within the state. The entire undergraduate body is split among 46 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below. This places UC Berkeley's level of geographic diversity above the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #374.
Age Diversity Unknown
Traditionally, undergraduate students range in age from 18 to 22. For most of the colleges within our database, we were able to determine the age distribution of the undergraduate student body. Unfortunately, we were not able to do so for University of California - Berkeley, as the information is not available.