Why Diversity Matters
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword with university admissions officers and students. 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.
Get the Facts on Diversity at Carl Albert State College, Including how This School Compares to Others in the Country.
Carl Albert State College Overall Diversity Not Known
We were not able to calculate the measures of diversity we needed for Carl Albert State College to come up with a ranking.
Racial Diversity Unknown
Racially-diverse college campuses offer students the opportunity to study and learn with undergraduates from ethnic and racial groups that are different from their own.
Unfortunately, Carl Albert State College did not provide enough diversity data, so we were unable to calculate a ranking.
Male to Female Diversity Unknown
Did you know that the average male to female ratio on college campuses is usually skewed towards women? There are about six females for every four males attending college currently. We've calculated this percentage for the majority of the colleges in our database, but sadly, we do not have enough data on Carl Albert State College's male to female diversity to provide you with this info.
Geographic Diversity Unknown
Some students prefer a school that mostly represents students from within their own state, while some are searching for schools that attract and recruit students from all over the country and the world. Which is right for you?
For most of the colleges within our database, we were able to derive the geographic diversity by looking at where matriculated students lived before getting admitted to college.
But unfortunately, we do not have the data to find out Carl Albert State College's geographic diversity rank.
International Student Diversity at Carl Albert State College
There is a small community of about 22 international students at Carl Albert State College representing -1 countries. For all the details, go to the Carl Albert State College International Student Page.
Age Diversity Unknown
Some students may prefer to be surrounded by learners in the same age range, while others seek perspectives from other generations.
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. We were able to determine the student body age distribution for most of the schools in our database. Unfortunately, we were not able to do so for Carl Albert State College, as the information is not available.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we talk about diversity in college?
The root word of diversity is from the Latin, "diversus" which means "various". Today we use it to describe an amalgamation of people, traditions, cultures and ideas. Students who state that diversity in school is important to them are looking for institutions to offer 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.
- How is Carl Albert State College doing at attracting students from all financial backgrounds?
Schools with excellent ethnic and location diversity still may not be diverse when it comes to other factors, such as income levels. Get a better idea of how Carl Albert State College supports low-income students by visiting the Financial Aid Page.
- Is Diversity Important to Carl Albert State College?
Diversity can be promoted by the university in several ways. First, institutions should be making an effort to hire a varied faculty to engage students. But the school should also be doing the best they can to encourage substantial connections between people from different backgrounds. This prevents faculty and students from self-segregating and encourages positive connections.