Capital University

Capital Demographics & Diversity Report

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

Capital Student Population

How Many Students Attend Capital University?

Capital total enrollment is approximately 3,226 students.

2,400 are undergraduates and 488 are graduate students.

Capital Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Capital undergraduate population is made up of 62% women, and 38% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Capital Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,817
Black or African American 205
Multi-Ethnic 146
Hispanic 99
Asian 47
International 40
Unknown 39
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Capital Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 55% of full-time grad students are women, and 45% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Capital Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 383
Black or African American 34
Multi-Ethnic 23
Hispanic 15
International 12
Asian 10
Unknown 10
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

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Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Capital achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,046 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2046 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  41.79 out of 100
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The overall diversity score is created by adding up the results of the racial-ethnic, geographic, age and male/female diversity rankings.

How Does Capital Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Capital is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Capital is ranked 2,435 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2435 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  35.76 out of 100
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Some schools are low in racial/ethnic diversity due to catering to one specific racial/ethnic group, or because they are located in an area where they primarily serve the nearby community.

Capital Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,457
Black or African American 282
Multi-Ethnic 179
Hispanic 125
Asian 65
Unknown 56
International 53
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Capital University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 615
Black or African American 41
Asian 15
Multi-Ethnic 5
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Capital ranks 2,081 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2081 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  45.10 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,979 female students and 1,247 male students at Capital.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Capital is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  88.73 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 390 female teachers and 311 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

10.07% Out of State
1.14% Out of the Country

Capital ranks 1,305 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

10.07% of Capital students come from out of state, and 1.14% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  40 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 20 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Ohio 545
Pennsylvania 15
New York 10
Michigan 9
Maryland 3

International Students at Capital

Students from 37 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Saudi Arabia, and Senegal.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
60.25% 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  76.57 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Capital, 60.25% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 1,040
20-21 999
22-24 477
25-29 373
35 and over 325
30-34 147
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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