Why Diversity Matters
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword with students and university admissions officers 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 Cal State Fullerton, Including how This School Compares to Others in the Nation.
Overall Diversity is Above Average
The total diversity grade is created by adding up results of racial, geographic, age and gender diversity.
Considered above average in terms of total diversity, California State University - Fullerton is ranked #989 nationwide.
Excellent Racial Diversity
This very diverse school may be a great place for young people to get to know others with different cultures and backgrounds.
California State University - Fullerton is ranked #631 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is far above the national average.
Cal State Fullerton Racial Demographics
The chart below will display the diversity of undergraduate students at Cal State Fullerton when it is available.
Cal State Fullerton boasts excellent racial diversity.
Very good diversity of races in faculty.
Gender Ratio is Pretty Good
Would you prefer an equal balance of males and females on campus?
At California State University - Fullerton, the disparity between men and women on campus is lower than the national average. The undergraduate student body at Cal State Fullerton is equally balanced.
This university is ranked at #1,047 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 15,199 males and 19,661 females.
Explore Male/Female Diversity at Cal State Fullerton
If available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among Cal State Fullerton's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at California State University - Fullerton is lower than the national average.
If available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among Cal State Fullerton's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Cal State Fullerton is excellent.
Low Geographic Diversity
Would you prefer a local college that attracts students from within California? This could be a good option for you.
We've determined the geographic diversity of each school by looking at where matriculated undergraduates lived before they attended college.
Over 90% of the students attending California State University - Fullerton come from within California. This means Cal State Fullerton is below average in geographic diversity with a ranking of #2,081.
Learn About Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 18 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
Presence of International Students at Cal State Fullerton
There is a mid sized group of about 3,053 international students at California State University - Fullerton representing at least 47 countries. Go to the Cal State Fullerton 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 student is between the ages of 18-21. At California State University - Fullerton, 43.4% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Cal State Fullerton #2,679 in the nation for student age diversity.
Take a Look at Age Diversity at Cal State Fullerton
Analyze the age range of Cal State Fullerton students with the following chart.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we talk about diversity in college?
Broadly 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. Students who express that diversity in school is important to them are looking for institutions to provide 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.
- Is Cal State Fullerton supporting students from all economic backgrounds?
Schools with otherwise excellent ethnic and location diversity still may not be diverse when it comes to other factors, such as economic backgrounds. Get a better idea of how Cal State Fullerton supports low-income students by visiting the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to Cal State Fullerton?
Get in touch with the school to find out what they are doing to stimulate diversity, and what student groups, associations and clubs are available that encourage diverse points of views on campus.
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