Central State University

Central State University Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the Central State University student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. See how Central State University fared in our 2021 diversity report.

Central State University Student Population

2,033 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Central State University?

Central State University total enrollment is approximately 2,033 students.

Central State University Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Central State University undergraduate population is made up of 61% women, and 39% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Central State University Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 1,736
International 106
Multi-Ethnic 49
White 13
Hispanic 8
Asian 1
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Central State University achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,192 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2192 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  37.63 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 Central State University Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Central State University 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

92% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
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Central State University is ranked 3,544 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  3544 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  6.49 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.

Central State University is a Historically Black College or University (HBCU) with a principal mission of serving and educating the black community.

Central State University Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 1,798
International 107
Multi-Ethnic 51
White 49
Hispanic 15
Asian 4
Unknown 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Central State University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
Black or African American 281
White 116
Asian 25
Multi-Ethnic 4
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at Central State University.

Average Male/Female Ratio

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Central State University ranks 1,694 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1694 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  55.32 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,240 female students and 793 male students at Central State University.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Central State University is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  97.51 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 226 female teachers and 215 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

54.9% Out of State
1.74% Out of the Country

Central State University ranks 623 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

54.9% of Central State University students come from out of state, and 1.74% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  71 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 17 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Ohio 281
Michigan 130
Illinois 129
Indiana 43
Wisconsin 10

International Students at Central State University

Students from 9 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Bahamas, Kenya, and Zimbabwe.

Learn more about international students at Central State University.

Above Average Student Age Diversity

Above Average Student Age Diversity
74.78% 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  60.31 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Central State University, 74.78% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 914
20-21 420
22-24 250
25-29 58
35 and over 47
30-34 8
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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