Why Diversity Matters
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword among both college admissions officers and students. For the purposes of producing diversity scores, College Factual defines diversity as the most plurality. Schools that rank high in diversity metrics are those with the greatest variety in ethnicity, gender, age, and geographic location of origin.
Get Started Learning About Diversity at California Institute of Arts & Technology, and how it Compares to Other Schools in the Country.
Overall Diversity at California Institute of Arts & Technology Not Known
We were not able to calculate the measures of diversity we needed for California Institute of Arts & Technology to come up with a ranking.
Racial Diversity Unknown
Racially-diverse colleges offer students the chance to study and learn with undergraduates from ethnic and racial groups that are unique from their own.
Unfortunately, California Institute of Arts & Technology did not provide enough diversity data, so we weren't able to calculate a ranking.
Male to Female Diversity Unknown
Did you know that the average male to female ratio on college campuses is skewed towards women? There are currently about six females for every four males attending college. We've calculated this percentage for most of the colleges in our database, but unfortunately, we don't have enough data on California Institute of Arts & Technology's male to female diversity to supply you with this information.
Geographic Diversity Unknown
Some learners prefer a school that mostly represents students from within their own state, while some may be searching for schools that recruit and attract students from all over the country and the globe. Which is right for you?
For most of the colleges within our database, we were able to find out the geographic diversity by looking at where matriculated undergraduate students lived before attending college.
But unfortunately, we were not able to get the data to find out California Institute of Arts & Technology's geographic diversity score.
International Student Diversity at California Institute of Arts & Technology
We wanted to tell you more about the international students on campus, but this data is not available.
Age Diversity Unknown
Some students may opt to be surrounded by students who are the same age, while others seek input from other age groups.
The traditional college student ranges in age from 18 to 21. For most of the colleges within our database, we were able to determine the age range of the student body. However, we were not able to do so for California Institute of Arts & Technology, as the information is not available.
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". Today we use it to describe an amalgamation of peoples, traditions, cultures and ideas. Students who express that diversity in college 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.
- How is California Institute of Arts & Technology doing at supporting and attracting students from all income levels?
Even a school with high ethnic, racial and geographic diversity may not be diverse when it comes to the financial backgrounds of their students. To get a better idea of how California Institute of Arts & Technology is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to California Institute of Arts & Technology?
Contact the school to understand what they are doing to inspire diversity, and what student clubs, groups and associations are offered that encourage diverse perspectives on campus.