Blue Ridge Community and Technical College

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Demographics & Diversity Report

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

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Student Population

6,532 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Blue Ridge Community and Technical College?

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College total enrollment is approximately 6,532 students.

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Blue Ridge Community and Technical College undergraduate population is made up of 57% women, and 43% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 805
Black or African American 79
Hispanic 67
Multi-Ethnic 64
Asian 12
Unknown 8
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 6
International 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,545 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2545 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  27.58 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 Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Blue Ridge Community and Technical College 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

15% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College is ranked 2,580 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2580 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  31.94 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.

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 5,544
Black or African American 369
Hispanic 290
Multi-Ethnic 157
Asian 104
Unknown 26
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 19
International 0

Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College ranks 2,233 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2233 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  41.09 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 4,039 female students and 2,493 male students at Blue Ridge Community and Technical College.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
15.07% 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  93.90 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Blue Ridge Community and Technical College, 15.07% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
35 and over 2,966
25-29 495
18-19 486
30-34 467
20-21 374
22-24 353
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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