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 Caldwell, Including how Similar This School is to Others in the Nation.
Above Average When it Comes to Overall Diversity
The total diversity grade is created by combining the results of racial, geographic, gender and age diversity.
Ranked #1,517 nationwide, Caldwell University is above average in overall diversity.
Ranked High in Racial Diversity
Ethnically-diverse schools offer students the ability to study and collaborate with undergraduates from racial and ethnic groups that are different from their own.
A ranking of #861 for ethnic diversity means Caldwell University is above average nationally.
Caldwell Racial Demographics
If available, the chart below will display racial diversity among the undergraduate students at Caldwell.
Caldwell ranks above average in racial representation.
The faculty's racial diversity is on par with the national average.
Male-to-Female Ratio Below Average
If you're seeking a school with an equal number of male and female students, this is not the choice for you.
At Caldwell University, the disparity between men and women on campus is higher than the national average. The undergraduate student body at Caldwell is predominantly female.
This university is ranked at #2,484 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 549 males and 1,102 females.
Explore Male/Female Diversity at Caldwell
If available, the chart below will include the male to female ratio among Caldwell's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at Caldwell University is higher than the national average.
If available, the chart below will include the male to female ratio among Caldwell's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Caldwell is above average.
Geographic Diversity is Typical
Would you prefer a college that recruits students from all across the United States, or would you prefer a local college that primarily pulls students from your home state?
To create the geographic diversity for each school, we took into account where every student lived before they attended college.
Over 90% of the students attending Caldwell University come from within New Jersey. This puts Caldwell's level of geographic diversity on par with the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #1,684.
Learn About Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 14 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
Presence of International Students at Caldwell
There is a mid sized group of about 200 international students at Caldwell University representing at least 27 countries. Click on the Caldwell International Student Page for more information.
Age Range 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 Caldwell University, 51.5% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Caldwell #2,119 in the nation for student age diversity.
Take a Look at Age Diversity at Caldwell
Analyze the age range of Caldwell students with the following chart.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we refer to diversity in college?
Largely speaking, diversity is the word we use to describe a mixture of individuals and ideas, and the traditions, belief cultures and systems that come with them. When most students seek diversity on a college campus, what they are looking for are opportunities to express themselves and find community with others who believe the same way, as well as opportunities to learn from those from different cultures and backgrounds.
- Is Caldwell supporting and attracting learners from all backgrounds?
Schools with otherwise excellent ethnic and location diversity still may not be diverse when it comes to other factors, such as financial backgrounds. Get a better idea of how Caldwell supports low-income students by visiting the Financial Aid Page.
- Is Diversity Important to Caldwell?
What are you seeking in regards to college diversity? Get a hold of the school to see what kind of support groups and clubs are around to stimulate varied perspectives.
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