Adams State University

Adams State Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at Adams State? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and geographic origins of college campuses accross the country. See how Adams State University fared in our 2021 diversity report.

Adams State Student Population

How Many Students Attend Adams State University?

Adams State total enrollment is approximately 3,114 students.

1,362 are undergraduates and 543 are graduate students.

Adams State Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Adams State undergraduate population is made up of 48% women, and 52% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Adams State Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 558
White 533
Black or African American 120
Multi-Ethnic 52
Unknown 33
International 20
Asian 13
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 11

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Adams State Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 80% of full-time grad students are women, and 20% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Adams State Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 408
Hispanic 67
Unknown 27
Black or African American 16
Multi-Ethnic 14
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3
Asian 3
International 2

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Adams State achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #357 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  357 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  89.87 out of 100
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A high overall ranking means this school is considered quite diverse among all factors: student race/ethnicity, age, gender, and location.

How Does Adams State Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Adams State is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

39% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Adams State is ranked 742 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  742 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  80.44 out of 100
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Many students value the opportunity to meet and learn from those with different ethnic and racial heritage, which is more likely to happen at a diverse school like this one.

Adams State Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,583
Hispanic 846
Unknown 290
Black or African American 191
Multi-Ethnic 87
Asian 38
International 31
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 17

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Adams State University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 374
Black or African American 7
Asian 2
Multi-Ethnic 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

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Adams State ranks 1,015 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1015 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  73.24 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,705 female students and 1,409 male students at Adams State.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Adams State is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  91.07 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 317 female teachers and 265 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

31.07% Out of State
0.65% Out of the Country

Adams State ranks 736 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

31.07% of Adams State students come from out of state, and 0.65% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  66 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 22 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Colorado 315
New Mexico 51
California 21
Arizona 18
Texas 14

International Students at Adams State

Students from 21 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from United Kingdom, Canada, and Jamaica.

Learn more about international students at Adams State.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
24.50% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  90.79 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Adams State, 24.50% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
35 and over 873
20-21 614
22-24 613
25-29 558
30-34 384
18-19 198
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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