Arkansas Tech University

ATU Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity report brings to light the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of ATU students.

ATU Student Population

How Many Students Attend Arkansas Tech University?

ATU total enrollment is approximately 11,829 students.

6,584 are undergraduates and 149 are graduate students.

ATU Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time ATU undergraduate population is made up of 53% women, and 47% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

ATU Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 4,895
Hispanic 515
Black or African American 501
Multi-Ethnic 316
International 227
Asian 88
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 6
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

ATU Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 50% of full-time grad students are women, and 50% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

ATU Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 98
International 29
Black or African American 10
Hispanic 6
Multi-Ethnic 4
Asian 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

ATU achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,618 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1618 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  53.97 out of 100
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The overall diversity score is created by adding up the results of the racial-ethnic, geographic, age and male/female diversity rankings.

How Does ATU Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

22% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

ATU is ranked 2,456 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2456 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  35.21 out of 100
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Some schools are low in racial/ethnic diversity due to catering to one specific racial/ethnic group, or because they are located in an area where they primarily serve the nearby community.

ATU Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 8,915
Hispanic 1,035
Black or African American 792
Multi-Ethnic 506
International 328
Asian 174
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 9
Unknown 0

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Arkansas Tech University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,042
Asian 39
Black or African American 32
Multi-Ethnic 4
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

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ATU ranks 793 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  793 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  79.10 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 6,619 female students and 5,210 male students at ATU.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of ATU is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  85.13 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 672 female teachers and 498 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

4.2% Out of State
1.8% Out of the Country

ATU ranks 1,685 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

4.2% of ATU students come from out of state, and 1.8% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  22 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 11 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Arkansas 1,780
Texas 41
Oklahoma 16
Louisiana 5
Kansas 3

International Students at ATU

Students from 47 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Saudi Arabia, China, and India.

Learn more about international students at ATU.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
44.28% 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  84.88 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At ATU, 44.28% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 3,007
20-21 2,231
22-24 1,210
35 and over 1,151
25-29 969
30-34 605
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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