Why Diversity Matters
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword with students and university admissions officers alike. 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 Carroll U, Including how Similar This School is to Others in the Country.
The Diversity Here is About Average
We come up with an overall diversity grade for each school by looking at racial, age, gender and geographic diversity.
Carroll University sits at an average ranking when it comes to overall diversity at #2,070 nationwide.
Fairly Normal in Racial Diversity
Racially diverse college campuses allow students to meet and learn from others from different racial and ethnic backgrounds. It also means the school is working to fairly represent and support all students.
With a student body composition that is close to the national average, Carroll University is ranked #2,808 when it comes to ethnic diversity.
Take a Deeper Look at Racial Diversity at Carroll U
When available, the chart below will display racial diversity among the undergraduate students at Carroll U.
Carroll U's ethnic diversity is on par with the national average.
Racial diversity of the faculty is below the national average.
Male-to-Female Ratio Below Average
If you're seeking an institution with an equal balance of male and female students, this is not the choice for you.
At Carroll University, the disparity between men and women on campus is higher than the national average. The undergraduate student body at Carroll U is predominantly female.
This university is ranked at #2,468 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 992 males and 1,909 females.
Review Male/Female Diversity at Carroll U
When available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Carroll U's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at Carroll University is higher than the national average.
When available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Carroll U's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Carroll U is above average.
Representation from U.S. States is About Average
Would you prefer a college that attracts students from all across the United States, or would you prefer a local college that primarily pulls students from your home state?
In order to come up with the geographic diversity for each school, we took into account where every student lived before they attended college.
About 67.3% of the students attending Carroll University come from within Wisconsin. This places Carroll U at the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #1,194.
Explore Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 14 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
International Student Diversity at Carroll U
There is a small community of about 65 international students at Carroll University representing 28 countries. For all the details, go to the Carroll U International Student Page.
What is the Age of Everyone at This School?
Some students prefer a campus filled with others who are a similar age to them, while some prefer a wide age range of students. Which is best for you?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. At Carroll University, 73.9% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Carroll U #3,436 in the nation for student age diversity.
Explore Age Diversity at Carroll U
Analyze the age range of Carroll U 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". Today we use it to describe an amalgamation of people, traditions, ideas and cultures. Students who state that diversity in school is important to them are looking for institutions to provide a variety of curricular and non-curricular opportunities to learn from and learn with people of different ethnicities, races, ages, abilities, sexual identities, religions, and classes.
- How is Carroll U doing at attracting and supporting students from all income levels?
Schools with 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 U supports low-income students by visiting the Financial Aid Page.
- Is Diversity Important to Carroll U?
Call the school to understand what they are doing to inspire diversity, and what student clubs, groups and associations are offered that encourage diversified points of views on campus.
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