Brookhaven College

Brookhaven College Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the Brookhaven College student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and geographic origins of college campuses accross the U.S. See how Brookhaven College fared in our 2021 diversity report.

Brookhaven College Student Population

13,718 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Brookhaven College?

Brookhaven College total enrollment is approximately 13,718 students.

Brookhaven College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Brookhaven College undergraduate population is made up of 50% women, and 50% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Brookhaven College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 924
White 425
Asian 273
Black or African American 244
Unknown 66
Multi-Ethnic 34
International 7
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Brookhaven College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,062 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1062 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  69.80 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 Brookhaven College Diversity Compare to National Averages?


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

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

74% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Brookhaven College is ranked 287 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  287 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  92.45 out of 100
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Many students are seeking a school with high levels of racial/ethnic diversity. This not only creates an atmosphere where those who are typically in the minority feel more supported, but also allows more interaction between racial groups leading to the open exchange of ideas and values.

Brookhaven College Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 6,259
White 2,987
Black or African American 2,195
Asian 1,326
Unknown 592
Multi-Ethnic 250
International 45
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 10

Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Brookhaven College ranks 1,745 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1745 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  53.97 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 8,155 female students and 5,563 male students at Brookhaven College.

International Students at Brookhaven College

Students from 83 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Nepal, South Korea, and Vietnam.

Learn more about international students at Brookhaven College.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
31.11% 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  93.44 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Brookhaven College, 31.11% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
25-29 2,347
22-24 2,342
20-21 2,327
35 and over 1,895
18-19 1,806
30-34 1,246
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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