Berkshire Community College

BCC Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to learn how diverse the average college campus really is, including race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Keep reading the BCC diversity report to see how they stack up against the average.

BCC Student Population

1,627 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Berkshire Community College?

BCC total enrollment is approximately 1,627 students.

BCC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time BCC undergraduate population is made up of 58% women, and 42% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

BCC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 366
Unknown 42
Black or African American 41
Multi-Ethnic 30
Hispanic 18
Asian 10
International 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

BCC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,546 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2546 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  27.56 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 BCC Diversity Compare to National Averages?


BCC 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.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

21% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

BCC is ranked 2,278 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2278 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  39.90 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.

BCC Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,122
Unknown 155
Black or African American 144
Hispanic 88
Multi-Ethnic 61
Asian 28
International 6
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

BCC ranks 2,350 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2350 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  38.00 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 1,044 female students and 583 male students at BCC.

International Students at BCC

Students from 8 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, South Korea, and Colombia.

Learn more about international students at BCC.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
37.95% 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  93.54 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At BCC, 37.95% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 407
35 and over 364
20-21 294
25-29 249
22-24 231
30-34 143
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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