Diversity Makes a Difference
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword among both students and college admissions officers. For the purposes of producing diversity scores, College Factual defines diversity as the most plurality. Schools that rank high in diversity metrics are those with the greatest variety in ethnicity, gender, age, and geographic location of origin.
Get Some Knowledge on Diversity at Campbell, Including how This School Compares to Others in the U.S..
Above Average When it Comes to Diversity Overall
The total diversity grade is created by adding up individual factors of racial, geographic, gender and age diversity.
Campbell University is thought to be above average in overall diversity, and is ranked #391 nationwide.
Ranked Well for Racial Diversity
Ethnically-diverse colleges offer students the chance to study and learn from undergraduates from racial and ethnic groups that are unique from their own.
Campbell University is ranked #761 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is above the national average.
Explore Racial Diversity at Campbell
This chart will display the diversity of undergraduate students at Campbell when it is available.
Campbell ranks above average in racial diversity.
The faculty's racial diversity is on par with the national average.
Good Balance of Male and Female Students
If you feel more comfortable on a campus with a relatively equal balance of males and females, this may be the school for you.
At Campbell University, the disparity between men and women on campus is far lower than the national average. The undergraduate student body at Campbell is equally balanced.
This university is ranked at #364 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 2,100 males and 2,284 females.
Analyze Male/Female Diversity at Campbell
Where available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Campbell's undergraduate students.
The male to female ratio at Campbell is excellent.
Where available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Campbell's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Campbell is excellent.
Average Location Diversity
Are you seeking a college that recruits students from all across the U.S., or would you prefer a local college that mostly pulls students from within your home state?
To create the geographic diversity for each school, we factored in where every student lived before they were admitted.
About 80.1% of the students attending Campbell University come from within North Carolina. This makes Campbell an average school when it comes to this factor and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #871.
Dive Into Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 29 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
The Amount of International Students at Campbell
There is a relatively small community of about 118 international students at Campbell University representing 27 countries. For all the details, go to the Campbell International Student Page.
What is the Age Diversity of the Students?
Would you prefer a school where the student body represents a blend of different ages and generations, or would you rather have a school where most students are the same age as you?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. At Campbell University, 41.7% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Campbell #807 in the nation for student age diversity.
Campbell Age Diversity Chart
The chart below displays the age range of the student body at Campbell.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we talk about diversity in college?
Often when we speak of diversity, which is simply defined as "variety", what we mean is multiculturalism, or the acceptance of people of different ethnicities, races, cultures, religions and economic backgrounds. Diversity can be a huge benefit to students, as it not only exposes them to new ideas and ways of thinking, it prepares them for the diverse workforce of tomorrow, in addition to inspiring creativity and innovation.
- How is Campbell doing at supporting students from all economic backgrounds?
Even a school with high racial, ethnic, and location diversity may not be diverse when it comes to the income levels of their students. To get a better idea of how Campbell is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to Campbell?
In order to achieve the most benefit from a diverse campus, seek out institutions that are not only promoting diversity by actively recruiting students and hiring faculty from minority groups, but are also fostering an environment where there is positive interaction between different groups.