American River College

American River Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual analyzed the data to discover how diverse the typical college campus really is, taking into account race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Keep reading the American River diversity report to see how they stack up against the average.

American River Student Population

25,422 Total Students

How Many Students Attend American River College?

American River total enrollment is approximately 25,422 students.

American River Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time American River undergraduate population is made up of 57% women, and 43% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

American River Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,299
Hispanic 1,143
Asian 645
Multi-Ethnic 341
Black or African American 300
Unknown 160
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 43
International 31

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Racial/Ethnic Diversity

56% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

American River Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 10,194
Hispanic 6,615
Asian 3,666
Black or African American 1,860
Multi-Ethnic 1,603
Unknown 1,026
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 245
International 83

American River Male/Female Diversity

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


There are approximately 14,594 female students and 10,828 male students at American River.

International Students at American River

Students from 48 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Vietnam, South Korea, and China.

Learn more about international students at American River.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
28.02% 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  92.60 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At American River, 28.02% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
35 and over 6,904
25-29 6,153
22-24 5,108
20-21 4,482
18-19 4,446
30-34 3,832
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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