California State University - Monterey Bay

CSUMB Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity analysis highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of CSUMB students.

CSUMB Student Population

How Many Students Attend California State University - Monterey Bay?

CSUMB total enrollment is approximately 7,650 students.

6,055 are undergraduates and 477 are graduate students.

CSUMB Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time CSUMB undergraduate population is made up of 63% women, and 37% men.

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CSUMB Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 2,993
White 1,462
International 421
Asian 324
Multi-Ethnic 309
Unknown 298
Black or African American 211
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 24

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CSUMB Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 77% of full-time grad students are women, and 23% men.

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CSUMB Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 224
White 165
Unknown 36
Asian 26
Multi-Ethnic 12
Black or African American 7
International 4
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

CSUMB achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,233 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1233 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  64.93 out of 100
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College Factual measured the diversity of four different categories: student race/ethnicity, student ages, student genders, and student locations. Colleges that had the most variety in all four categories have the highest overall diversity rankings.

How Does CSUMB Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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CSUMB overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

62% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

CSUMB is ranked 782 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  782 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  79.39 out of 100
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Many students are seeking a school with high levels of racial/ethnic diversity. This not only creates an atmosphere where those who are typically in the minority feel more supported, but also allows more interaction between racial groups leading to the open exchange of ideas and values.

CSUMB Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 3,635
White 1,962
International 467
Unknown 466
Asian 436
Multi-Ethnic 375
Black or African American 259
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 31

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

California State University - Monterey Bay Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 558
Asian 92
Black or African American 45
Multi-Ethnic 24
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

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CSUMB ranks 2,077 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2077 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  45.21 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 4,768 female students and 2,882 male students at CSUMB.

Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of CSUMB is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  82.94 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 597 female teachers and 423 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

3.81% Out of State
1.87% Out of the Country

CSUMB ranks 1,465 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

3.81% of CSUMB students come from out of state, and 1.87% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  32 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 16 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
California 757
Arizona 5
Washington 4
Texas 3
Hawaii 3

International Students at CSUMB

Students from 56 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Japan, China, and Germany.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
48.35% 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  78.01 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At CSUMB, 48.35% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 2,090
22-24 1,811
18-19 1,577
25-29 1,094
35 and over 510
30-34 402
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*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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