Benedictine College

Benedictine College Demographics & Diversity Report

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

Benedictine College Student Population

How Many Students Attend Benedictine College?

Benedictine College total enrollment is approximately 2,158 students.

1,937 are undergraduates and 19 are graduate students.

Benedictine College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

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

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Benedictine College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,511
Hispanic 180
Multi-Ethnic 84
Black or African American 54
International 37
Unknown 29
Asian 24
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7

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Benedictine College Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 26% of full-time grad students are women, and 74% men.

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Benedictine College Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 17
Hispanic 2
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

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High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Benedictine College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #248 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  248 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  92.97 out of 100
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College Factual measured the diversity of four different categories: student race/ethnicity, student ages, student genders, and student locations. Colleges that had the most variety in all four categories have the highest overall diversity rankings.

How Does Benedictine College Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

19% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Benedictine College is ranked 2,787 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2787 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  26.47 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.

Benedictine College Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,682
Hispanic 195
Multi-Ethnic 95
Black or African American 62
International 42
Unknown 34
Asian 28
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 8

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Benedictine College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 372
Black or African American 10
Asian 3
Multi-Ethnic 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Benedictine College ranks 338 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  338 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  91.11 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,117 female students and 1,041 male students at Benedictine College.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

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

Faculty Gender Ratio  98.41 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 217 female teachers and 224 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 5% in Geographic Diversity
76.76% Out of State
0.97% Out of the Country

Benedictine College ranks 127 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

76.76% of Benedictine College students come from out of state, and 0.97% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  94 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 41 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Kansas 119
Colorado 47
Texas 32
Illinois 30
Nebraska 24

International Students at Benedictine College

Students from 22 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Japan, China, and Canada.

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Above Average Student Age Diversity

Above Average Student Age Diversity
73.78% 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  62.07 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Benedictine College, 73.78% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 808
18-19 790
22-24 240
25-29 41
35 and over 29
30-34 18
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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