Diversity Makes a Difference
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 CSUDH, Including how Similar This School is to Others in the Nation.
Normal Diversity at This School
We calculated an overall diversity ranking for each school by looking at racial, age, geographic and gender diversity.
Nothing abnormal, California State University - Dominguez Hills is about average ranked at #2,241.
This School is Considered Above Average in Racial Diversity
Ethnically-diverse colleges offer students the ability to study and collaborate with undergraduates from racial and ethnic groups that are different from their own.
A ranking of #1,637 for ethnic diversity means California State University - Dominguez Hills is above average nationally.
Take a Deeper Look at Racial Diversity at CSUDH
If available, the chart below will display racial diversity among the undergraduate students at CSUDH.
CSUDH ranks above average in racial representation.
Very good diversity of races in faculty.
Male to Female Balance is On Par With National Averages
This may not be the best choice if you're seeking equality between the sexes (when it comes to their presence on campus).
At California State University - Dominguez Hills, the disparity between men and women on campus is on par with the national average. The undergraduate student body at CSUDH is predominantly female.
This university is ranked at #2,142 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 5,154 males and 8,745 females.
Explore Male/Female Diversity at CSUDH
If available, the chart below will include the male to female ratio among CSUDH's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at California State University - Dominguez Hills is on par with the national average.
If available, the chart below will include the male to female ratio among CSUDH's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at CSUDH is above average.
Seems to be Popular for Local Students
Would you prefer a local college that attracts students from within California? This could be a good choice for you.
We've determined the location diversity of each school by looking at where students lived before they attended college.
Over 90% of the students attending California State University - Dominguez Hills come from within California. This means CSUDH is below average in geographic diversity with a ranking of #2,645.
Explore Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 6 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
Presence of International Students at CSUDH
There is a mid sized group of about 740 international students at California State University - Dominguez Hills representing at least -1 countries. Click on the CSUDH International Student Page for more information.
Age Diversity 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?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. However, this university appears to attract a majority of older students. At California State University - Dominguez Hills, 28.6% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank CSUDH #1,318 in the nation for student age diversity.
CSUDH Age Diversity Chart
Analyze the age range of CSUDH students with the following chart.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we talk about diversity in college?
Largely speaking, diversity is the word we use to describe a mixture of individuals and ideas, and the traditions, belief systems and cultures that come with them. When most students seek diversity on campus, what they are seeking 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 CSUDH attracting and supporting learners from all backgrounds?
Schools with otherwise excellent racial and ethnic diversity still may not be diverse when it comes to other factors, such as economic backgrounds. Get a better idea of how CSUDH supports low-income students by visiting the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to CSUDH?
The college years provide a one of a kind opportunity for students to have exposure to other backgrounds and cultures. Students should look for a university administration that is not only promoting diversity institutionally, but also fostering a climate where students can exchange differing perspectives and ideas in positive and meaningful ways.
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