Ave Maria University

AMU Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity report highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of AMU students.

AMU Student Population

How Many Students Attend Ave Maria University?

AMU total enrollment is approximately 1,177 students.

1,087 are undergraduates and 43 are graduate students.

AMU Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time AMU undergraduate population is made up of 52% women, and 48% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

AMU Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 685
Hispanic 152
Unknown 123
Black or African American 50
International 43
Asian 30
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Multi-Ethnic 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

AMU Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

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

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AMU Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 25
Unknown 8
Hispanic 5
International 3
Black or African American 1
Asian 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Multi-Ethnic 0

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High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

AMU achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #294 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  294 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  91.66 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 AMU Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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AMU is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

21% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

AMU is ranked 2,411 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2411 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  36.40 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.

AMU Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 740
Hispanic 162
Unknown 139
Black or African American 52
International 46
Asian 33
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Multi-Ethnic 0

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Ave Maria University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 191
Black or African American 8
Asian 4
Multi-Ethnic 4
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

AMU ranks 340 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  340 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  91.05 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 614 female students and 563 male students at AMU.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of AMU is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  88.98 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 105 female teachers and 131 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 10% in Geographic Diversity
56.44% Out of State
1.12% Out of the Country

AMU ranks 276 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

56.44% of AMU students come from out of state, and 1.12% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  87 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 31 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Florida 115
Michigan 25
Illinois 12
Ohio 12
New Hampshire 9

International Students at AMU

Students from 21 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Canada, Colombia, and Ecuador.

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Above Average Student Age Diversity

Above Average Student Age Diversity
80.23% 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  57.69 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At AMU, 80.23% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 458
20-21 435
22-24 125
25-29 32
35 and over 14
30-34 10
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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