Clarion University of Pennsylvania

Clarion University Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the Clarion University student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the United States. The results of the Clarion University of Pennsylvania 2021 diversity report are below.

Clarion University Student Population

How Many Students Attend Clarion University of Pennsylvania?

Clarion University total enrollment is approximately 4,700 students.

2,992 are undergraduates and 231 are graduate students.

Clarion University Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Clarion University undergraduate population is made up of 66% women, and 34% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Clarion University Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,506
Black or African American 237
Hispanic 96
Multi-Ethnic 66
Unknown 39
Asian 23
International 14
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Clarion University Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 84% of full-time grad students are women, and 16% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Clarion University Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 189
Unknown 13
Black or African American 12
Hispanic 10
Asian 2
Multi-Ethnic 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
International 1

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Clarion University achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,556 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2556 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  27.27 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 Clarion University Diversity Compare to National Averages?


Clarion 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

13% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Clarion University is ranked 3,138 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  3138 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  17.21 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.

Clarion University Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,854
Black or African American 319
Unknown 200
Hispanic 162
Multi-Ethnic 89
Asian 39
International 19
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Clarion University of Pennsylvania Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 650
Black or African American 23
Asian 13
Multi-Ethnic 1
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

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Clarion University ranks 2,543 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2543 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  32.91 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 3,316 female students and 1,384 male students at Clarion University.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

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

Faculty Gender Ratio  92.05 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 380 female teachers and 324 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

8.51% Out of State
0.11% Out of the Country

Clarion University ranks 1,403 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

8.51% of Clarion University students come from out of state, and 0.11% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  35 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 20 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Pennsylvania 860
Ohio 20
Maryland 19
Virginia 9
New York 7

International Students at Clarion University

Students from 8 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Saudi Arabia, Canada, and Nigeria.

Learn more about international students at Clarion University.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
52.63% 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  81.85 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Clarion University, 52.63% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 1,394
20-21 1,356
22-24 905
35 and over 652
25-29 532
30-34 318
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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