Arkansas State University - Main Campus

A-State Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the A-State student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and geographic origins of college campuses accross the U.S. See how Arkansas State University - Main Campus fared in our 2021 diversity report.

A-State Student Population

How Many Students Attend Arkansas State University - Main Campus?

A-State total enrollment is approximately 13,356 students.

6,439 are undergraduates and 650 are graduate students.

A-State Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

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

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

A-State Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 4,843
Black or African American 734
International 369
Hispanic 229
Multi-Ethnic 141
Asian 54
Unknown 45
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 4

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

A-State Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 63% of full-time grad students are women, and 37% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

A-State Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 447
International 109
Black or African American 47
Hispanic 21
Asian 11
Multi-Ethnic 8
Unknown 5
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

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Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

A-State achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,459 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1459 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  58.50 out of 100
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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 A-State Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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A-State is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

A-State is ranked 2,730 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2730 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  27.98 out of 100
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A-State Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 9,956
Black or African American 1,725
International 575
Hispanic 456
Multi-Ethnic 280
Unknown 184
Asian 117
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 9

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Arkansas State University - Main Campus Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,376
Black or African American 193
Multi-Ethnic 28
Asian 17
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

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A-State ranks 1,678 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1678 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  55.74 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 8,328 female students and 5,028 male students at A-State.

Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of A-State is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  80.50 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 1,054 female teachers and 710 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

13.17% Out of State
7.54% Out of the Country

A-State ranks 1,181 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

13.17% of A-State students come from out of state, and 7.54% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  45 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.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Arkansas 1,319
Tennessee 35
Texas 15
Illinois 7
Georgia 7

International Students at A-State

Students from 76 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, India, and Saudi Arabia.

Learn more about international students at A-State.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
39.93% 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  90.44 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At A-State, 39.93% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 2,891
18-19 2,671
35 and over 2,457
22-24 2,228
25-29 1,808
30-34 1,165
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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