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Chowan University Demographics & Diversity Report

Below Average Overall Diversity
Below Average Racial-Ethnic Diversity
Below Average Male/Female Diversity
College Factual's <nil> diversity analysis highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of Chowan University students.

Chowan University Student Population

1,100 Total Students
1,081 Undergraduates

How Many Students Attend Chowan University?

Chowan University total enrollment is approximately 1,100 students.

Chowan University Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Chowan University undergraduate population is made up of 45% women, and 55% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Chowan University Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 623
White 202
Unknown 147
International 43
Hispanic 30
Multi-Ethnic 21
Asian 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Racial/Ethnic Diversity

64% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
Medium Faculty Racial/Ethnic Diversity

Chowan University Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 637
White 203
Unknown 150
International 43
Hispanic 30
Multi-Ethnic 21
Asian 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Chowan University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 178
Black or African American 42
Asian 4
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at Chowan University.

Chowan University Male/Female Diversity

More Male Students
More Male Teachers
This school is more popular with men than with women.


There are approximately 499 female students and 601 male students at Chowan University.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Chowan University is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  96.52 out of 100.
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There are more male teachers than female teachers at this school.


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There are approximately 111 female teachers and 119 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

43.27% Out of State
0.77% Out of the Country

Chowan University ranks 824 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

43.27% of Chowan University students come from out of state, and 0.77% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  62 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 16 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
North Carolina 278
Virginia 122
Maryland 46
Georgia 8
South Carolina 7

International Students at Chowan University

Students from 22 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Canada, United Kingdom, and Bahamas.

Learn more about international students at Chowan University.

Above Average Student Age Diversity

Above Average Student Age Diversity
73.99% 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  58.23 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Chowan University, 73.99% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 608
20-21 504
22-24 302
35 and over 50
25-29 25
30-34 10
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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