Why Diversity Matters
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword with students and university admissions officers. For the purposes of producing diversity scores, College Factual defines diversity as the most plurality. Schools that score high in diversity metrics are those with the greatest variety in ethnicity, gender, age, and geographic location of origin.
Educate Yourself on Diversity at Bethel College Indiana, Including how This School Compares to Others in the Nation.
Normal Diversity at This School
We calculated an overall diversity ranking for each school by looking at racial, age, gender and geographic diversity.
Nothing abnormal, Bethel College - Mishawaka is about average ranked at #1,204.
Racial Diversity is Average
Racially diverse college campuses allow students to meet and study with others from different racial and ethnic backgrounds. It also means the school is working to fairly represent and support all students.
Bethel College - Mishawaka is pretty normal when it comes to ethnic diversity, being ranked at #1,290 in the nation.
Take a Deeper Look at Racial Diversity at Bethel College Indiana
If available, the chart below will display racial diversity among the undergraduate students at Bethel College Indiana.
Bethel College Indiana's racial diversity is on par with the national average.
Racial diversity of the faculty is below the national average.
Comparable to National Averages When it Comes to Balance of Male and Female Students
This may not be the best choice if you're seeking equal numbers of men and women.
At Bethel College - Mishawaka, the disparity between men and women on campus is on par with the national average. The undergraduate student body at Bethel College Indiana is predominantly female.
This college is ranked at #1,448 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 483 males and 847 females.
Explore Male/Female Diversity at Bethel College Indiana
If available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Bethel College Indiana's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at Bethel College - Mishawaka is on par with the national average.
If available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Bethel College Indiana's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Bethel College Indiana is excellent.
Representation from U.S. States is About Average
Would you prefer a college that recruits students from all across the United States, or would you prefer a local college that primarily pulls students from your home state?
In order to come up with the geographic diversity for each school, we looked at where every student resided before they attended college.
About 73.1% of the students attending Bethel College - Mishawaka come from within Indiana. This puts Bethel College Indiana's level of geographic diversity on par with the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #1,081.
Explore Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 14 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
Presence of International Students at Bethel College Indiana
There is a small community of about 25 international students at Bethel College - Mishawaka representing -1 countries. For all the details, go to the Bethel College Indiana International Student Page.
Age Range on Campus
Some learners prefer a campus filled with others who are a similar age to them, while some prefer a wide age range of students. Which is best for you?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. At Bethel College - Mishawaka, 51.1% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Bethel College Indiana #500 in the nation for student age diversity.
Explore Age Diversity at Bethel College Indiana
Analyze the age range of Bethel College Indiana students with the following chart.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we talk about diversity in college?
Largely speaking, diversity is the word we use to describe a mixture of individuals and ideas, and the traditions, belief systems and cultures that come with them. When most students seek diversity on campus, what they are seeking are opportunities to express themselves and find community with others who believe the same way, as well as opportunities to learn from those from different cultures and backgrounds.
- Is Bethel College Indiana attracting learners from all economic backgrounds?
Even a school with great racial, ethnic and geographic diversity may not be diverse when it comes to the income levels of their students. To get a better idea of how Bethel College Indiana is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to Bethel College Indiana?
Call the school to find out what they are doing to stimulate diversity, and what student groups, clubs and associations are available that encourage diverse points of views on campus.