Assumption University

Assumption Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the Assumption student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and geographic origins of college campuses accross the U.S. The results of the Assumption University 2021 diversity report are below.

Assumption Student Population

How Many Students Attend Assumption University?

Assumption total enrollment is approximately 2,443 students.

1,946 are undergraduates and 166 are graduate students.

Assumption Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Assumption undergraduate population is made up of 56% women, and 44% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Assumption Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,496
Hispanic 146
Black or African American 96
Unknown 83
Multi-Ethnic 50
Asian 48
International 24
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Assumption Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 65% of full-time grad students are women, and 35% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Assumption Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 117
Hispanic 23
Black or African American 10
International 6
Multi-Ethnic 5
Unknown 4
Asian 1
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Assumption achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,427 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1427 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  59.41 out of 100
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A high overall ranking means this school is considered quite diverse among all factors: student race/ethnicity, age, gender, and location.

How Does Assumption Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Assumption is ranked 2,728 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2728 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  28.03 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.

Assumption Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,826
Hispanic 193
Unknown 143
Black or African American 127
Multi-Ethnic 58
Asian 54
International 36
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Assumption University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 498
Asian 10
Black or African American 6
Multi-Ethnic 3
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Slightly Unbalanced Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Assumption ranks 1,262 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1262 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  66.72 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,441 female students and 1,002 male students at Assumption.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Assumption is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  96.64 out of 100.
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There are more male teachers than female teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 273 female teachers and 292 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

37.7% Out of State
1.9% Out of the Country

Assumption ranks 872 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

37.7% of Assumption students come from out of state, and 1.9% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  60 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 20 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Massachusetts 352
Connecticut 72
Rhode Island 32
New Hampshire 31
New York 30

International Students at Assumption

Students from 25 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Dominican Republic, and Saudi Arabia.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
73.12% 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  67.61 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Assumption, 73.12% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 909
18-19 905
22-24 246
35 and over 173
25-29 132
30-34 61
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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