Ashland University

Ashland Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to find out how diverse the typical college campus really is, taking into account race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Read the Ashland diversity report below.

Ashland Student Population

How Many Students Attend Ashland University?

Ashland total enrollment is approximately 5,091 students.

2,687 are undergraduates and 887 are graduate students.

Ashland Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Ashland undergraduate population is made up of 58% women, and 42% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Ashland Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,016
Black or African American 238
Unknown 175
Hispanic 85
International 68
Multi-Ethnic 63
Asian 25
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Ashland Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

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

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Ashland Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 502
Black or African American 156
International 145
Hispanic 29
Unknown 25
Asian 15
Multi-Ethnic 12
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Ashland achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,042 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1042 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  70.37 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 Ashland Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Ashland overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Ashland is ranked 2,569 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2569 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  32.22 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.

Ashland Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,720
Black or African American 553
Unknown 245
International 227
Hispanic 176
Multi-Ethnic 98
Asian 49
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 8

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Ashland University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 964
Black or African American 44
Asian 14
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

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Ashland ranks 146 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  146 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  96.17 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 3,038 female students and 2,053 male students at Ashland.

Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Ashland is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  84.40 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 604 female teachers and 441 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

7.06% Out of State

Ashland ranks 1,416 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

7.06% of Ashland students come from out of state, and 0% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  35 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 19 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Ohio 562
Michigan 10
Pennsylvania 8
New York 3
Kentucky 2

International Students at Ashland

Students from 36 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Nepal, and Saudi Arabia.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
33.13% 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  94.51 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Ashland, 33.13% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
35 and over 1,637
18-19 1,080
20-21 1,064
25-29 878
22-24 724
30-34 667
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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