Benedict College

Benedict College Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's <nil> diversity report highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of Benedict College students.

Benedict College Student Population

How Many Students Attend Benedict College?

Benedict College total enrollment is approximately 1,731 students. 1,700 are undergraduates and 7 are graduate students.

Benedict College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Benedict College undergraduate population is made up of 59% women, and 41% men.

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Benedict College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 1,433
International 140
Hispanic 53
Unknown 32
White 16
Asian 7
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Multi-Ethnic 0

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Benedict College Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

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

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Benedict College Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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

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Racial/Ethnic Diversity

89% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
HBCU YES
Benedict College is a Historically Black College or University (HBCU) with a principal mission of serving and educating the black community.

Benedict College Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 1,460
International 140
Hispanic 55
Unknown 32
White 18
Asian 7
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Multi-Ethnic 0

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Benedict College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
Black or African American 421
White 36
Asian 11
Multi-Ethnic 1
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Benedict College Male/Female Diversity

More Female Students
This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,017 female students and 714 male students at Benedict College.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Benedict College is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  92.53 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 259 female teachers and 223 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

40.51% Out of State
1.99% Out of the Country

Benedict College ranks 730 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

40.51% of Benedict College students come from out of state, and 1.99% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  66 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
South Carolina 350
Georgia 113
District of Columbia 18
California 16
New Jersey 14

International Students at Benedict College

Students from 32 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Ethiopia, Colombia, and Jamaica.

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Above Average Student Age Diversity

Above Average Student Age Diversity
70.62% 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  60.66 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Benedict College, 70.62% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 754
20-21 722
22-24 425
25-29 113
35 and over 26
30-34 25
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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