Diversity Makes a Difference
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword with university admissions officers and students alike. 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 Brevard College, Including how This School Compares to Others in the Nation.
Very Good Diversity Overall
The overall diversity ranking is created by combining the results of racial, geographic, age and gender diversity.
Brevard College is considered to be above average in overall diversity, and is ranked #621 nationwide.
This School is Considered Above Average in Racial Diversity
Ethnically-diverse colleges offer students the chance to study and learn from undergraduates from racial and ethnic groups that are different from their own.
Brevard College is ranked #1,812 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is above the national average.
Take a Deeper Look at Racial Diversity at Brevard College
The chart below will display the diversity of undergraduate students at Brevard College when it is available.
Brevard College ranks above average in racial representation.
The faculty at Brevard College is not racially diverse.
Gender Ratio is Pretty Good
Are you seeking a campus with a balanced blend of males to females?
At Brevard College, the disparity between men and women on campus is lower than the national average. The undergraduate student body at Brevard College is equally balanced.
This college is ranked at #1,125 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 397 males and 305 females.
Explore Male/Female Diversity at Brevard College
If available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among Brevard College's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at Brevard College is lower than the national average.
If available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among Brevard College's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Brevard College is excellent.
Geographic Diversity is Above Average
Would you prefer a college that attracts students from all across the United States? If so this may be a good option for you.
We looked at where each of the school's admitted students lived before attending to create the geographic diversity rating.
About 56.2% of the students attending Brevard College come from within North Carolina. Brevard College's rating of #713 makes it above average in this factor.
Explore Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 22 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
Presence of International Students at Brevard College
There is a small community of about 6 international students at Brevard College representing 12 countries. For all the details, go to the Brevard College International Student Page.
Age Diversity 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?
The "traditional" college student is thought to be between the ages of 18-21. At Brevard College, 79.8% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Brevard College #3,767 in the nation for student age diversity.
Brevard College Age Diversity Chart
Analyze the age range of Brevard College students with the following chart.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we refer to diversity in college?
The root word of diversity is from the Latin, "diversus" which means "various". We use it today to describe a mixture of people, traditions, cultures and ideas. Students who say that diversity in school is important to them are looking for institutions to offer a variety of curricular and non-curricular opportunities to learn from and learn with people of different ethnicities, races, ages, abilities, sexual identities, classes, and religions.
- Is Brevard College attracting and supporting learners from all income backgrounds?
Even a school with great racial, ethnic and geographic diversity may not be diverse when it comes to the economic backgrounds of their students. To get a better idea of how Brevard College is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to Brevard College?
Call the school to find out what they are doing to stimulate diversity, and what student groups, associations and clubs are available that encourage diverse points of views on campus.
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