Bunker Hill Community College

BHCC Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to learn how diverse the standard college campus really is, taking into account race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Read the BHCC diversity report below.

BHCC Student Population

11,352 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Bunker Hill Community College?

BHCC total enrollment is approximately 11,352 students.

BHCC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time BHCC undergraduate population is made up of 52% women, and 48% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

BHCC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 1,093
Black or African American 978
White 744
Asian 539
International 445
Unknown 184
Multi-Ethnic 39
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 4

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

BHCC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,067 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1067 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  69.66 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does BHCC Diversity Compare to National Averages?


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

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

68% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

BHCC is ranked 105 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  105 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  97.26 out of 100
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High racial diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

BHCC Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 3,120
Black or African American 3,067
White 2,404
Asian 1,339
Unknown 701
International 532
Multi-Ethnic 151
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 10

Slightly Unbalanced Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

BHCC ranks 1,231 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1231 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  67.54 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 6,474 female students and 4,878 male students at BHCC.

International Students at BHCC

Students from 117 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Vietnam, and South Korea.

Learn more about international students at BHCC.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
33.84% 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  88.85 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At BHCC, 33.84% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
25-29 2,268
22-24 2,234
20-21 2,154
18-19 1,867
35 and over 1,727
30-34 1,181
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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