Cheyney University of Pennsylvania

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity analysis highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of Cheyney University of Pennsylvania students.

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Student Population

616 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Cheyney University of Pennsylvania?

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania total enrollment is approximately 616 students.

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Cheyney University of Pennsylvania undergraduate population is made up of 63% women, and 37% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 433
Hispanic 60
Multi-Ethnic 27
Unknown 27
White 3
Asian 3
International 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,210 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2210 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  37.12 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 Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Cheyney University of Pennsylvania 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

94% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
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Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is ranked 3,065 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  3065 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  19.13 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.

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

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 479
Hispanic 68
Multi-Ethnic 31
Unknown 29
White 3
Asian 3
International 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
Black or African American 120
White 52
Asian 9
Multi-Ethnic 1
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Slightly Unbalanced Male/Female Ratio

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Cheyney University of Pennsylvania ranks 1,479 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1479 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  60.99 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 387 female students and 229 male students at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  91.98 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 101 female teachers and 86 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

47.51% Out of State

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania ranks 811 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

47.51% of Cheyney University of Pennsylvania students come from out of state, and 0% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  62 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 14 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Pennsylvania 95
New Jersey 27
New York 17
Maryland 16
Virginia 6

International Students at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania

Students from 6 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Ghana, Canada, and Serbia.

Learn more about international students at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
65.17% 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  68.59 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, 65.17% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 302
20-21 190
22-24 147
25-29 52
35 and over 35
30-34 16
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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