Central Oregon Community College

COCC Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual analyzed the data to find out how diverse the average college campus really is, including race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Read the COCC diversity report below.

COCC Student Population

4,818 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Central Oregon Community College?

COCC total enrollment is approximately 4,818 students.

COCC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time COCC undergraduate population is made up of 51% women, and 49% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

COCC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,605
Hispanic 254
Multi-Ethnic 116
Unknown 107
Asian 37
Black or African American 25
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 16
International 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

COCC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,091 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1091 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  68.97 out of 100
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High overall diversity means a high variety of students of different races, ethnicities, ages, and genders, from all parts of the country and abroad.

How Does COCC Diversity Compare to National Averages?


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

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

22% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

COCC is ranked 2,524 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2524 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  33.41 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.

COCC Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,387
Hispanic 610
Unknown 390
Multi-Ethnic 214
Asian 76
Black or African American 37
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 35
International 0

Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

COCC ranks 675 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  675 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  82.21 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 2,598 female students and 2,220 male students at COCC.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
46.21% 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  87.61 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At COCC, 46.21% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 1,543
20-21 862
35 and over 705
22-24 655
25-29 641
30-34 392
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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