Belmont Abbey College

BAC Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to discover how diverse the standard college campus really is, including race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Read the BAC diversity report below.

BAC Student Population

1,507 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Belmont Abbey College?

BAC total enrollment is approximately 1,507 students.

BAC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

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


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

BAC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 855
Unknown 257
Black or African American 178
International 37
Asian 26
Hispanic 18
Multi-Ethnic 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

BAC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #367 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  367 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  89.58 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 BAC Diversity Compare to National Averages?


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

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

BAC is ranked 2,707 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2707 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  28.58 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.

BAC Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 914
Unknown 288
Black or African American 200
International 37
Asian 29
Hispanic 22
Multi-Ethnic 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Belmont Abbey College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 262
Black or African American 12
Asian 4
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at BAC.

Near Even Male/Female Ratio

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BAC ranks 56 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  56 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  98.55 out of 100
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This school is more popular with men than with women.


There are approximately 733 female students and 774 male students at BAC.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of BAC is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  95.07 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 135 female teachers and 149 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 15% in Geographic Diversity
54.19% Out of State

BAC ranks 333 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

54.19% of BAC students come from out of state, and 0% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  84 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.


Top 5 States

State Amount
North Carolina 157
Florida 36
Virginia 21
South Carolina 20
New York 18

International Students at BAC

Students from 24 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Canada, New Zealand, and Germany.

Learn more about international students at BAC.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
63.02% 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  78.39 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At BAC, 63.02% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 608
20-21 372
35 and over 197
22-24 139
25-29 92
30-34 77
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*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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