Bridgewater College

Bridgewater Demographics & Diversity Report

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

Bridgewater Student Population

How Many Students Attend Bridgewater College?

Bridgewater total enrollment is approximately 1,754 students.

1,707 are undergraduates and 39 are graduate students.

Bridgewater Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Bridgewater undergraduate population is made up of 55% women, and 45% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Bridgewater Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,112
Black or African American 261
Hispanic 125
Multi-Ethnic 101
Unknown 46
International 35
Asian 18
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Bridgewater Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 62% of full-time grad students are women, and 38% men.

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Bridgewater Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 19
Black or African American 12
Multi-Ethnic 3
Hispanic 3
Unknown 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Asian 0

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Bridgewater achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #938 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  938 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  73.33 out of 100
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College Factual measured the diversity of four different categories: student race/ethnicity, student ages, student genders, and student locations. Colleges that had the most variety in all four categories have the highest overall diversity rankings.

How Does Bridgewater Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Bridgewater overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

30% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Bridgewater is ranked 1,707 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1707 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  54.98 out of 100
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The racial/ethnic diversity at Bridgewater is average. Check the demographics and see if it's enough diversity for you.

Bridgewater Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,137
Black or African American 273
Hispanic 128
Multi-Ethnic 104
Unknown 50
International 35
Asian 18
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Bridgewater College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 373
Black or African American 19
Asian 5
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Hispanic 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Bridgewater ranks 895 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  895 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  76.40 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 972 female students and 782 male students at Bridgewater.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Bridgewater is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  88.94 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 236 female teachers and 189 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

30.56% Out of State
1.83% Out of the Country

Bridgewater ranks 1,195 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

30.56% of Bridgewater students come from out of state, and 1.83% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  45 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 14 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Virginia 409
Maryland 92
North Carolina 33
Pennsylvania 16
New Jersey 5

International Students at Bridgewater

Students from 17 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Australia, Mexico, and Palestine, State of.

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Average Student Age Diversity

Average Student Age Diversity
90.63% 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  44.22 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Bridgewater, 90.63% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 946
20-21 766
22-24 133
25-29 17
30-34 1
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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