Central Ohio Technical College

COTC Demographics & Diversity Report

How diverse is Central Ohio Technical College? College Factual's 2021 diversity report reveals the truth about diversity at COTC. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

COTC Student Population

3,469 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Central Ohio Technical College?

COTC total enrollment is approximately 3,469 students.

COTC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time COTC undergraduate population is made up of 66% women, and 34% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

COTC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 520
Black or African American 53
Multi-Ethnic 39
Unknown 38
Hispanic 12
Asian 11
International 1
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

COTC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,631 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2631 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  25.14 out of 100
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A lower overall diversity school means the student body is not very diverse when it comes to race/ethnicity, ages, genders, and locations.

How Does COTC Diversity Compare to National Averages?


COTC 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.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

21% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

COTC is ranked 2,591 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2591 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  31.64 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.

COTC Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,295
Unknown 425
Black or African American 371
Multi-Ethnic 167
Asian 106
Hispanic 91
International 5
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

COTC ranks 2,843 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2843 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  24.99 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 2,335 female students and 1,134 male students at COTC.

Learn more about international students at COTC.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
26.76% 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  85.67 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At COTC, 26.76% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 512
22-24 437
20-21 419
25-29 392
35 and over 386
30-34 215
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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