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Benedictine U Demographics & Diversity Report

Below Average Overall Diversity
Below Average Racial-Ethnic Diversity
Below Average Male/Female Diversity
What does the Benedictine U student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and geographic origins of college campuses accross the United States. The results of the Benedictine University <nil> diversity report are below.

Benedictine U Student Population

3,779 Total Students
1,939 Undergraduates
342 Graduate Students

How Many Students Attend Benedictine University?

Benedictine U total enrollment is approximately 3,779 students. 1,939 are undergraduates and 342 are graduate students.

Benedictine U Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Benedictine U undergraduate population is made up of 50% women, and 50% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Benedictine U Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 809
Hispanic 346
Asian 320
Unknown 193
Black or African American 174
Multi-Ethnic 39
International 22
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 11

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Benedictine U Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 70% of full-time grad students are women, and 30% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Benedictine U Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Race/Ethnicity Number
Unknown 136
White 117
Asian 43
Black or African American 22
Hispanic 15
International 7
Multi-Ethnic 1
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Racial/Ethnic Diversity

38% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
Medium Faculty Racial/Ethnic Diversity

Benedictine U Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,500
Unknown 789
Asian 504
Hispanic 481
Black or African American 353
Multi-Ethnic 60
International 46
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 13

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Benedictine University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 782
Black or African American 85
Asian 65
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

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Benedictine U Male/Female Diversity

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


There are approximately 2,237 female students and 1,542 male students at Benedictine U.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

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

Faculty Gender Ratio  90.44 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 550 female teachers and 454 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

29.08% Out of State

Benedictine U ranks 827 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

29.08% of Benedictine U students come from out of state, and 0% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  62 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 15 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Illinois 392
Arizona 91
Indiana 19
California 11
Wisconsin 9

International Students at Benedictine U

Students from 19 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Libya, and India.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
34.18% 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  88.37 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Benedictine U, 34.18% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
35 and over 1,059
20-21 931
22-24 900
25-29 876
18-19 812
30-34 504
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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