Clemson Demographics & Diversity Report
- Student Population
- Diversity Rankings
- Racial/Ethnic Diversity
- Male/Female Diversity
- Location Diversity
- Student Age Diversity
Clemson Student Population
How Many Students Attend Clemson University?
Clemson total enrollment is approximately 25,822 students.
19,486 are undergraduates and 3,129 are graduate students.
Clemson Undergraduate Population
Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates
The full-time Clemson undergraduate population is made up of 50% women, and 50% men.
For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.
Clemson Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates
|Black or African American||1,181|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||9|
Clemson Graduate Student Population
Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students
About 42% of full-time grad students are women, and 58% men.
For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.
Clemson Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students
|Black or African American||145|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||3|
High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide
Clemson achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #451 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.
College Factual measured the diversity of four different categories: student race/ethnicity, student ages, student genders, and student locations. Colleges that had the most variety in all four categories have the highest overall diversity rankings.
How Does Clemson Diversity Compare to National Averages?
Clemson is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.
Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity
Clemson is ranked 2,790 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.
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.
Clemson Racial Demographics:
|Black or African American||1,564|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||14|
Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty
Clemson University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:
|Ethnicity||Number of Faculty|
|Black or African American||508|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||16|
Learn more about the faculty at Clemson.
Near Even Male/Female Ratio
Clemson ranks 157 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.
This school is more popular with men than with women.
There are approximately 12,857 female students and 12,965 male students at Clemson.
Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers
Reporting of the gender of Clemson is unknown or unavailable.
There are more male teachers than female teachers at this school.
There are approximately 2,626 female teachers and 2,642 male teachers.
High Geographic Diversity
Clemson ranks 409 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.
37.56% of Clemson students come from out of state, and 0.46% come from out of the country.
Top 5 States
International Students at Clemson
Students from 89 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from India, China, and Iran.
Learn more about international students at Clemson.
High Student Age Diversity
A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Clemson, 64.01% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.
|Student Age Group||Amount|
|35 and over||1,216|
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.
Learn more about how College Factual creates their Diversity Rankings.
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