Castleton University

Castleton Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to discover how diverse the average college campus really is, taking into account race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Read the Castleton diversity report below.

Castleton Student Population

How Many Students Attend Castleton University?

Castleton total enrollment is approximately 2,399 students.

1,694 are undergraduates and 47 are graduate students.

Castleton Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Castleton undergraduate population is made up of 52% women, and 48% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Castleton Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,410
Black or African American 75
Hispanic 48
International 44
Unknown 43
Multi-Ethnic 41
Asian 24
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Castleton Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 57% of full-time grad students are women, and 43% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Castleton Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 40
International 3
Multi-Ethnic 1
Black or African American 1
Hispanic 1
Unknown 1
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Asian 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Castleton achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,131 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1131 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  67.83 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 Castleton Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Castleton overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

10% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Castleton is ranked 3,208 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  3208 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  15.36 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.

Castleton Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,969
Unknown 135
Black or African American 90
Multi-Ethnic 58
Hispanic 58
International 53
Asian 27
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Castleton University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 206
Asian 4
Black or African American 4
Multi-Ethnic 1
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Castleton ranks 280 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  280 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  92.64 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,367 female students and 1,032 male students at Castleton.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Castleton is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  95.02 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 211 female teachers and 191 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

31.82% Out of State
2.94% Out of the Country

Castleton ranks 1,216 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

31.82% of Castleton students come from out of state, and 2.94% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  44 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 13 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Vermont 315
New York 45
Massachusetts 25
Connecticut 21
New Jersey 20

International Students at Castleton

Students from 27 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Canada, China, and Sweden.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
63.15% 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  77.49 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Castleton, 63.15% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 684
20-21 668
22-24 285
35 and over 213
25-29 112
30-34 82
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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