Carthage College

Carthage Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at Carthage? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. The results of the Carthage College 2021 diversity report are below.

Carthage Student Population

How Many Students Attend Carthage College?

Carthage total enrollment is approximately 2,742 students.

2,548 are undergraduates and 41 are graduate students.

Carthage Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Carthage undergraduate population is made up of 58% women, and 42% men.

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Carthage Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,761
Hispanic 359
Black or African American 138
Unknown 105
Multi-Ethnic 79
Asian 55
International 33
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5

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Carthage Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 68% of full-time grad students are women, and 32% men.

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Carthage Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 19
International 11
Black or African American 7
Asian 2
Hispanic 1
Unknown 1
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Multi-Ethnic 0

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High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Carthage achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #511 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  511 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  85.48 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does Carthage Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Carthage is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Carthage is ranked 2,050 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2050 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  45.92 out of 100
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Many students are seeking college campuses with plenty of diversity. Does Carthage offer enough racial/ethnic diversity for you?

Carthage Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,857
Hispanic 379
Black or African American 153
Unknown 145
Multi-Ethnic 80
Asian 60
International 49
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Carthage College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 453
Asian 17
Black or African American 13
Multi-Ethnic 1
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

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Carthage ranks 973 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  973 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  74.35 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,587 female students and 1,155 male students at Carthage.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Carthage is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  98.15 out of 100.
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There are more male teachers than female teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 266 female teachers and 276 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

67.36% Out of State
0.55% Out of the Country

Carthage ranks 577 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

67.36% of Carthage students come from out of state, and 0.55% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  73 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 15 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Illinois 373
Wisconsin 235
Indiana 29
Michigan 22
Florida 8

International Students at Carthage

Students from 21 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Kenya, and Japan.

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Above Average Student Age Diversity

Above Average Student Age Diversity
67.90% 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  61.46 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Carthage, 67.90% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 1,227
18-19 715
22-24 667
35 and over 99
25-29 97
30-34 49
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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