Carteret Community College

Carteret Community College Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity analysis brings to light the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of Carteret Community College students.

Carteret Community College Student Population

871 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Carteret Community College?

Carteret Community College total enrollment is approximately 871 students.

Carteret Community College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Carteret Community College undergraduate population is made up of 63% women, and 37% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Carteret Community College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 272
Hispanic 28
Black or African American 23
Multi-Ethnic 12
Unknown 4
Asian 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2
International 1

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Carteret Community College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,720 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2720 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  22.60 out of 100
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To get this overall diversity score, we looked at the combined rankings of student racial/ethnic diversity, as well as age, gender, and geographic diversity.

How Does Carteret Community College Diversity Compare to National Averages?


Carteret Community College is considered below average in terms of overall diversity on a national level. Some areas of diversity in the school may be better than others.

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Carteret Community College is ranked 2,857 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2857 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  24.62 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.

Carteret Community College Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 693
Black or African American 64
Hispanic 53
Multi-Ethnic 30
Unknown 13
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5
Asian 5
International 4

Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Carteret Community College ranks 2,425 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2425 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  36.02 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 564 female students and 307 male students at Carteret Community College.

Learn more about international students at Carteret Community College.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
34.90% 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  90.59 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Carteret Community College, 34.90% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 343
35 and over 228
20-21 193
25-29 187
22-24 174
30-34 99
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*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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