Diversity Makes a Difference
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword among both students and college admissions officers alike. 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.
Start now by Learning About Diversity at Carroll Community College, and how it Compares to Other Schools in the Country.
About Average in Overall Diversity
We come up with a total diversity grade for every school by looking at racial, age, gender and geographic diversity.
Carroll Community College is considered to be middle of the pack in overall diversity, and is ranked #2,605 nationwide.
Lacking in Racial Diversity
Many students value the chance to meet and learn from student-peers from different racial and ethnic backgrounds, unfortunately, that may be hard to do at this school.
Carroll Community College is ranked #3,063 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is below the national average.
Explore Carroll Community College Racial Diversity
If the data is available, the following chart will show Carroll Community College undergraduate student diversity.
Carroll Community College's racial diversity is below the national average.
Racial diversity of the faculty is below the national average.
Male to Female Ratio is Fair
Are you seeking a campus with a fairly balanced mix of males to females?
At Carroll Community College, the disparity between men and women on campus is lower than the national average. The undergraduate student body at Carroll Community College is equally balanced.
This college is ranked at #1,367 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 1,272 males and 1,778 females.
Explore Male/Female Diversity at Carroll Community College
If available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among Carroll Community College's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at Carroll Community College is lower than the national average.
If available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among Carroll Community College's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Carroll Community College is on par with national averages.
School Tends to Attract Students From Its Home State
Do you want a local school that primarily pulls local students? This could be a good option for you.
We've determined the location diversity of each school by looking at where matriculated undergraduates lived before they were admitted.
Over 90% of the students attending Carroll Community College come from within Maryland. This puts Carroll Community College's level of geographic diversity below the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #2,782.
Presence of International Students at Carroll Community College
There is a relatively small community of about 12 international students at Carroll Community College representing -1 countries. For all the details, go to the Carroll Community College International Student Page.
Age Range on Campus
Would you prefer a school where the student body represents a mix of different ages and generations, or would you opt for a school where most students are the same age as you?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. At Carroll Community College, 50.8% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Carroll Community College #1,789 in the nation for student age diversity.
Take a Look at Age Diversity at Carroll Community College
Analyze the age distribution of Carroll Community College students with the following chart.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we refer to diversity in college?
The root word of diversity is from the Latin, "diversus" which means "various". We use it today to describe a mixture of peoples, traditions, cultures and ideas. When most students seek diversity on a college campus, what they are actually looking for are opportunities to express themselves and find community with others who believe the same way, as well as opportunities to learn from those from different cultures and backgrounds.
- How is Carroll Community College doing at supporting students from all income levels?
Schools with otherwise excellent racial and ethnic diversity still may not be diverse when it comes to other factors, such as financial backgrounds. Get a better idea of how Carroll Community College supports low-income students by visiting the Financial Aid Page.
- Is Diversity Important to Carroll Community College?
What are you interested in when it comes to college diversity? Get in touch with the school to see what kind of support groups and clubs are around to promote diverse perspectives.
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