American River Demographics & Diversity Report
- Student Population
- Diversity Rankings
- Racial/Ethnic Diversity
- Male/Female Diversity
- Student Age Diversity
American River Student Population
How Many Students Attend American River College?
American River total enrollment is approximately 31,265 students.
American River Undergraduate Population
Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates
The full-time American River undergraduate population is made up of 53% women, and 47% men.
For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.
American River Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates
|Black or African American||462|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||40|
Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide
American River achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,568 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.
Some schools are more diverse in different categories, some are less. This school ranks close to average in overall diversity, and some categories may be more diverse than others. The diversity categories measured on this page are student race/ethnicity, gender, age, and location.
How Does American River Diversity Compare to National Averages?
American River is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.
Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse
American River is ranked 164 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.
Many students are seeking a school with high levels of racial/ethnic diversity. This not only creates an atmosphere where those who are typically in the minority feel more supported, but also allows more interaction between racial groups leading to the open exchange of ideas and values.
American River Racial Demographics:
|Black or African American||2,290|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||263|
Close to Even Male/Female Ratio
American River ranks 676 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.
This school is more popular with men than with women.
There are approximately 14,578 female students and 16,687 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
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|
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.
Learn more about how College Factual creates their Diversity Rankings.