Adelphi University

Adelphi Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at Adelphi? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. See how Adelphi University fared in our <nil> diversity report.

Adelphi Student Population

How Many Students Attend Adelphi University?

Adelphi total enrollment is approximately 7,584 students. 4,827 are undergraduates and 1,423 are graduate students.

Adelphi Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Adelphi undergraduate population is made up of 69% women, and 31% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Adelphi Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,312
Hispanic 866
Asian 577
Black or African American 421
Unknown 297
International 191
Multi-Ethnic 140
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Adelphi Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 72% of full-time grad students are women, and 28% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Adelphi Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 641
Hispanic 218
International 212
Black or African American 164
Unknown 82
Asian 72
Multi-Ethnic 31
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Racial/Ethnic Diversity

41% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Adelphi Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,553
Hispanic 1,283
Black or African American 826
Asian 769
International 484
Unknown 441
Multi-Ethnic 201
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Adelphi University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,385
Black or African American 192
Asian 114
Multi-Ethnic 22
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Adelphi Male/Female Diversity

More Female Students
This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 5,325 female students and 2,259 male students at Adelphi.

Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Adelphi is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  72.95 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 1,226 female teachers and 704 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

8.6% Out of State
2.28% Out of the Country

Adelphi ranks 1,237 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

8.6% of Adelphi students come from out of state, and 2.28% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  43 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 23 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
New York 1,095
New Jersey 19
California 15
Connecticut 12
Massachusetts 10

International Students at Adelphi

Students from 69 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Saudi Arabia, and India.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
49.44% 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  82.09 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Adelphi, 49.44% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 2,132
20-21 1,812
22-24 1,578
25-29 1,031
35 and over 808
30-34 412
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*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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