Bennett College

Bennett Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at Bennett? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the United States. See how Bennett College fared in our 2021 diversity report.

Bennett Student Population

311 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Bennett College?

Bennett total enrollment is approximately 311 students.

Bennett Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Bennett undergraduate population is made up of 100% women, and 0% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Bennett Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 296
Asian 2
Hispanic 2
International 2
White 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Bennett achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #3,247 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  3247 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  7.60 out of 100
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A lower overall diversity school means the student body is not very diverse when it comes to race/ethnicity, ages, genders, and locations.

How Does Bennett Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Bennett is considered below average in terms of overall diversity on a national level. Some areas of diversity in the school may be better than others.

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

99% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
HBCU YES

Bennett is ranked 3,456 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  3456 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  8.82 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.

Bennett is a Historically Black College or University (HBCU) with a principal mission of serving and educating the black community.

Bennett Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 303
Hispanic 4
Asian 2
International 2
White 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Bennett College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
Black or African American 122
White 20
Asian 5
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

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One Gender Dominates

More Female Students

Bennett ranks 3,721 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  3721 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  1.82 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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Average Gender Ratio for Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Bennett is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  53.69 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 109 female teachers and 40 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

Top 15% in Geographic Diversity
42.37% Out of State

Bennett ranks 802 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

42.37% of Bennett students come from out of state, and 0% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  63 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.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
North Carolina 68
District of Columbia 17
Maryland 6
New Jersey 4
New York 4

Learn more about international students at Bennett.

Above Average Student Age Diversity

Above Average Student Age Diversity
66.33% 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  60.59 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Bennett, 66.33% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 203
20-21 124
22-24 67
25-29 12
30-34 0
35 and over 0
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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