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Sac State Demographics & Diversity Report

Below Average Overall Diversity
Below Average Racial-Ethnic Diversity
Below Average Male/Female Diversity
How diverse is California State University - Sacramento? College Factual's <nil> diversity report reveals the truth about diversity at Sac State. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

Sac State Student Population

32,293 Total Students
24,068 Undergraduates
1,618 Graduate Students

How Many Students Attend California State University - Sacramento?

Sac State total enrollment is approximately 32,293 students. 24,068 are undergraduates and 1,618 are graduate students.

Sac State Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Sac State undergraduate population is made up of 58% women, and 42% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Sac State Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 8,837
White 5,635
Asian 4,740
Black or African American 1,508
Multi-Ethnic 1,425
International 881
Unknown 779
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 218

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Sac State Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 71% of full-time grad students are women, and 29% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Sac State Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 618
Hispanic 447
Asian 179
International 144
Multi-Ethnic 74
Unknown 73
Black or African American 71
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 4

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Racial/Ethnic Diversity

66% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
High Faculty Racial/Ethnic Diversity

Sac State Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 11,123
White 8,392
Asian 6,063
Black or African American 1,972
Multi-Ethnic 1,887
International 1,266
Unknown 1,232
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 282

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

California State University - Sacramento Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,825
Asian 388
Black or African American 189
Multi-Ethnic 45
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Sac State Male/Female Diversity

More Female Students
More Female Teachers
This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 18,643 female students and 13,650 male students at Sac State.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Sac State is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  93.25 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 1,629 female teachers and 1,423 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

1.18% Out of State
0.61% Out of the Country

Sac State ranks 1,653 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

1.18% of Sac State students come from out of state, and 0.61% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  24 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.


Top 5 States

State Amount
California 3,693
Hawaii 8
Washington 8
Alaska 5
New York 4

International Students at Sac State

Students from 78 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from India, China, and South Korea.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
42.64% 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  77.01 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Sac State, 42.64% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
22-24 8,961
20-21 6,951
18-19 6,377
25-29 5,163
35 and over 1,827
30-34 1,586
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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