Austin Peay State University

Austin Peay State University Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity analysis highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of Austin Peay State University students.

Austin Peay State University Student Population

How Many Students Attend Austin Peay State University?

Austin Peay State University total enrollment is approximately 11,048 students.

6,773 are undergraduates and 315 are graduate students.

Austin Peay State University Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Austin Peay State University undergraduate population is made up of 60% women, and 40% men.

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Austin Peay State University Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,949
Black or African American 1,525
Hispanic 549
Multi-Ethnic 458
Unknown 116
Asian 91
International 57
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 12

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Austin Peay State University Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 58% of full-time grad students are women, and 42% men.

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Austin Peay State University Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 183
International 54
Black or African American 39
Multi-Ethnic 16
Hispanic 12
Unknown 7
Asian 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Austin Peay State University achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #895 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  895 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  74.55 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 Austin Peay State University Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Austin Peay State University overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

37% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Austin Peay State University is ranked 1,109 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1109 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  70.76 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.

Austin Peay State University Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 6,569
Black or African American 2,261
Hispanic 855
Multi-Ethnic 705
Unknown 292
Asian 176
International 138
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 23

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Austin Peay State University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,042
Black or African American 136
Multi-Ethnic 33
Asian 29
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Slightly Unbalanced Male/Female Ratio

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Austin Peay State University ranks 1,409 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1409 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  62.84 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 6,545 female students and 4,503 male students at Austin Peay State University.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Austin Peay State University is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  85.03 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 745 female teachers and 551 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

5.81% Out of State

Austin Peay State University ranks 1,405 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

5.81% of Austin Peay State University 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 23 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Tennessee 1,834
Kentucky 34
Georgia 15
Ohio 10
Illinois 9

International Students at Austin Peay State University

Students from 31 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Canada, South Korea, and Germany.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
48.93% 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  84.76 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Austin Peay State University, 48.93% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 2,866
20-21 2,254
22-24 1,728
35 and over 1,259
25-29 1,253
30-34 728
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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