Diversity Makes a Difference
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword with university admissions officers and students. For the purposes of producing diversity scores, College Factual defines diversity as the most plurality. Schools that score high in diversity metrics are those with the greatest variety in ethnicity, gender, age, and geographic location of origin.
Get the Facts on Diversity at Alverno, Including how Similar This School is to Others in the Country.
This School is Below Average When it Comes to Overall Diversity
To get the overall diversity ranking, we look at the combination of ethnicity on campus, geographic origin of students, gender and age diversity.
Below average when it comes to overall diversity, Alverno College is ranked #3,081 in the nation.
Racial Diversity is Very Good
Many students value the ability to meet and learn from different racial and ethnic groups, which is possible at a diverse institution such as this one.
Alverno College is ranked #471 in ethnic diversity nationwide which is far above average.
Take a Deeper Look at Racial Diversity at Alverno
If the data is available, the following chart will display Alverno undergraduate student diversity.
Alverno boasts excellent racial diversity.
The faculty's racial diversity is on par with the national average.
This School is Heavily Dominated by One Gender
Do you prefer a college campus with a balanced mix of males to females?
At Alverno College, the disparity between men and women on campus is much higher than the national average. The undergraduate student body at Alverno is majority female.
This college is ranked at #3,660 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 7 males and 1,212 females.
Review Male/Female Diversity at Alverno
When available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Alverno's undergraduate students.
The male to female ratio at Alverno is poor compared to the national average.
When available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Alverno's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Alverno is below national averages.
School Tends to Represent Students From Its Home State
Would you prefer a local college that recruits students from within Wisconsin? This could be a good choice for you.
We've arrived at the geographic diversity of each school by looking at where undergraduates lived before they attended college.
Over 90% of the students attending Alverno College come from within Wisconsin. This means Alverno is below average in geographic diversity with a ranking of #2,029.
Explore Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 5 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
International Student Diversity at Alverno
There is a small community of about 18 international students at Alverno College representing 6 countries. To see more, check out the Alverno International Student Page.
What is the Age of Everyone at This School?
Some students prefer a campus filled with others who are a similar age to them, while some prefer a wide age range of students. Which is best for you?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. However, this college appears to attract a majority of older students. At Alverno College, 35.1% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Alverno #753 in the nation for student age diversity.
Explore Age Diversity at Alverno
Analyze the age range of Alverno students with the following chart.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we refer to diversity in college?
The root word of diversity is from the Latin, "diversus" which means "various". Today we use it to describe an amalgamation of people, traditions, cultures and ideas. Students who say that diversity in school is important to them are looking for institutions to provide a variety of curricular and non-curricular opportunities to learn from and learn with people of different ethnicities, races, ages, abilities, sexual identities, religions, and classes.
- Is Alverno supporting and attracting students from all backgrounds?
Schools with excellent ethnic and location diversity still may not be diverse when it comes to other factors, such as financial backgrounds. Get a better idea of how Alverno supports low-income students by visiting the Financial Aid Page.
- Is Diversity Important to Alverno?
Contact the school to understand what they are doing to inspire diversity, and what student groups, associations and clubs are offered that encourage varied points of views on campus.
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