Arizona State University - Tempe

ASU - Tempe Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at ASU - Tempe? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the U.S. The results of the Arizona State University - Tempe 2021 diversity report are below.

ASU - Tempe Student Population

How Many Students Attend Arizona State University - Tempe?

ASU - Tempe total enrollment is approximately 53,286 students.

41,182 are undergraduates and 6,579 are graduate students.

ASU - Tempe Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time ASU - Tempe undergraduate population is made up of 45% women, and 55% men.

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ASU - Tempe Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 20,153
Hispanic 9,242
International 3,911
Asian 3,540
Multi-Ethnic 1,968
Black or African American 1,526
Unknown 335
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 66

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ASU - Tempe Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 40% of full-time grad students are women, and 60% men.

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ASU - Tempe Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
International 3,309
White 2,050
Hispanic 556
Asian 296
Multi-Ethnic 133
Black or African American 113
Unknown 63
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 6

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High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

ASU - Tempe achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #114 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  114 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  96.78 out of 100
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High overall diversity means a high variety of students of different races, ethnicities, ages, and genders, from all parts of the country and abroad.

How Does ASU - Tempe Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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ASU - Tempe is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

37% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

ASU - Tempe is ranked 705 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  705 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  81.42 out of 100
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High racial/ethnic diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

ASU - Tempe Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 24,895
Hispanic 10,823
International 7,946
Asian 4,187
Multi-Ethnic 2,292
Black or African American 1,880
Unknown 606
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 86

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Arizona State University - Tempe Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 6,003
Asian 685
Black or African American 312
Multi-Ethnic 165
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 15
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

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ASU - Tempe ranks 972 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  972 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  74.37 out of 100
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This school is more popular with men than with women.

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There are approximately 23,655 female students and 29,631 male students at ASU - Tempe.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of ASU - Tempe is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  96.30 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 4,663 female teachers and 4,330 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 10% in Geographic Diversity
35.28% Out of State
8.21% Out of the Country

ASU - Tempe ranks 228 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

35.28% of ASU - Tempe students come from out of state, and 8.21% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  89 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 48 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Arizona 4,880
California 795
Illinois 198
Texas 178
Washington 122

International Students at ASU - Tempe

Students from 133 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, India, and Saudi Arabia.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
58.70% 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  73.04 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At ASU - Tempe, 58.70% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 15,397
18-19 14,637
22-24 10,162
25-29 5,990
30-34 2,201
35 and over 2,048
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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