California State University Maritime Academy

Cal Maritime Demographics & Diversity Report

Is Cal Maritime really diverse? College Factual's 2021 diversity report reveals the truth about diversity at Cal Maritime. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

Cal Maritime Student Population

941 Total Students

How Many Students Attend California State University Maritime Academy?

Cal Maritime total enrollment is approximately 941 students.

Cal Maritime Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Cal Maritime undergraduate population is made up of 17% women, and 83% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Cal Maritime Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 406
Hispanic 195
Multi-Ethnic 96
Asian 90
Unknown 46
Black or African American 25
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 17
International 7

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Cal Maritime achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,120 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2120 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  39.68 out of 100
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Some schools are more diverse in different categories, some are less. This school ranks close to average in overall diversity, and some categories may be more diverse than others. The diversity categories measured on this page are student race/ethnicity, gender, age, and location.

How Does Cal Maritime Diversity Compare to National Averages?


Cal Maritime is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

48% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Cal Maritime is ranked 355 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  355 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  90.66 out of 100
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Many students value the opportunity to meet and learn from those with different ethnic and racial heritage, which is more likely to happen at a diverse school like this one.

Cal Maritime Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 419
Hispanic 205
Multi-Ethnic 98
Asian 94
Unknown 67
Black or African American 28
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 17
International 7

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

California State University Maritime Academy Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 205
Asian 48
Black or African American 24
Multi-Ethnic 5
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at Cal Maritime.

One Gender Dominates

More Male Students

Cal Maritime ranks 3,252 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  3252 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  14.20 out of 100
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This school is more popular with men than with women.


There are approximately 161 female students and 780 male students at Cal Maritime.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Cal Maritime is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  85.90 out of 100.
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There are more male teachers than female teachers at this school.


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There are approximately 134 female teachers and 178 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

16.25% Out of State
0.41% Out of the Country

Cal Maritime ranks 1,073 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

16.25% of Cal Maritime students come from out of state, and 0.41% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  50 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.


Top 5 States

State Amount
California 201
Washington 13
Hawaii 8
Alaska 4
Oregon 3

International Students at Cal Maritime

Students from 6 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Vietnam, China, and Panama.

Learn more about international students at Cal Maritime.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
66.24% 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  68.58 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Cal Maritime, 66.24% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 375
20-21 347
22-24 189
25-29 90
30-34 44
35 and over 29
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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