Belmont University

Belmont Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity analysis brings to light the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of Belmont students.

Belmont Student Population

How Many Students Attend Belmont University?

Belmont total enrollment is approximately 8,440 students.

6,563 are undergraduates and 1,174 are graduate students.

Belmont Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Belmont undergraduate population is made up of 65% women, and 35% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Belmont Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 5,233
Hispanic 426
Black or African American 318
Multi-Ethnic 283
Asian 132
Unknown 81
International 63
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7

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Belmont Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 71% of full-time grad students are women, and 29% men.

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Belmont Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 918
Black or African American 77
Asian 56
Hispanic 45
Unknown 34
Multi-Ethnic 32
International 9
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Belmont achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #701 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  701 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  80.07 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does Belmont Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Belmont 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 *

Belmont is ranked 2,807 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2807 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  25.94 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.

Belmont Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 6,707
Hispanic 497
Black or African American 456
Multi-Ethnic 330
Asian 207
Unknown 126
International 84
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 8

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Belmont University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,210
Black or African American 127
Asian 44
Multi-Ethnic 12
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Belmont ranks 2,366 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2366 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  37.58 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 5,516 female students and 2,924 male students at Belmont.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Belmont is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  90.50 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 807 female teachers and 667 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 5% in Geographic Diversity
77.01% Out of State
0.57% Out of the Country

Belmont ranks 69 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

77.01% of Belmont students come from out of state, and 0.57% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  96 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 48 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Tennessee 357
Texas 125
Illinois 121
Georgia 91
California 71

International Students at Belmont

Students from 41 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Canada, China, and Brazil.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
66.54% 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  67.51 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Belmont, 66.54% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 2,799
20-21 2,532
22-24 1,424
25-29 727
35 and over 247
30-34 225
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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