Chattanooga State Community College

Chattanooga State Community College Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at Chattanooga State Community College? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. See how Chattanooga State Community College fared in our 2021 diversity report.

Chattanooga State Community College Student Population

8,050 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Chattanooga State Community College?

Chattanooga State Community College total enrollment is approximately 8,050 students.

Chattanooga State Community College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Chattanooga State Community College undergraduate population is made up of 59% women, and 41% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Chattanooga State Community College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,737
Black or African American 503
Hispanic 293
Multi-Ethnic 185
Asian 71
International 15
Unknown 8
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Chattanooga State Community College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,058 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2058 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  41.45 out of 100
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Some schools are more diverse in different categories, some are less. This school ranks close to average in overall diversity, and some categories may be more diverse than others. The diversity categories measured on this page are student race/ethnicity, gender, age, and location.

How Does Chattanooga State Community College Diversity Compare to National Averages?


Chattanooga State Community College is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

27% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Chattanooga State Community College is ranked 2,294 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2294 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  39.48 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.

Chattanooga State Community College Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 5,863
Black or African American 1,061
Hispanic 542
Multi-Ethnic 343
Asian 171
International 23
Unknown 23
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5

Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Chattanooga State Community College ranks 1,885 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1885 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  50.28 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 4,929 female students and 3,121 male students at Chattanooga State Community College.

International Students at Chattanooga State Community College

Students from 17 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Canada, Vietnam, and United Kingdom.

Learn more about international students at Chattanooga State Community College.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
46.48% 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  85.72 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Chattanooga State Community College, 46.48% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 2,286
20-21 1,503
22-24 1,133
25-29 1,059
35 and over 877
30-34 500
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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