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CSU Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to learn how diverse the average college campus really is, including race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Keep reading the CSU diversity report to see how they stack up against the average.

CSU Student Population

How Many Students Attend Columbus State University?

CSU total enrollment is approximately 7,877 students.

4,554 are undergraduates and 439 are graduate students.

CSU Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time CSU undergraduate population is made up of 61% women, and 39% men.

CSU Gender Ratio

For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

CSU Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Columbus State University Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,128
Black or African American 1,804
Hispanic 322
Asian 126
International 77
Multi-Ethnic 75
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

CSU Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 62% of full-time grad students are women, and 38% men.

CSU Graduate Student Gender Ratio

For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

CSU Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Columbus State University Graduate Students Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
White 268
Black or African American 93
International 37
Hispanic 22
Asian 10
Multi-Ethnic 8
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

CSU achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,431 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1431 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  59.29 out of 100
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A high overall ranking means this school is considered quite diverse among all factors: student race/ethnicity, age, gender, and location.

How Does CSU Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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CSU overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

49% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

CSU is ranked 1,375 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1375 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  63.74 out of 100
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Many students value the opportunity to meet and learn from those with different ethnic and racial heritage, which is more likely to happen at a diverse school like this one.

CSU Racial Demographics:

CSU Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,906
Black or African American 2,964
Hispanic 504
Asian 204
International 133
Multi-Ethnic 130
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 13
Unknown 0

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Columbus State University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Racial-Ethnic Demographics of CSU Faculty
Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 801
Black or African American 281
Asian 47
Multi-Ethnic 17
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

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CSU ranks 1,595 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1595 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  57.93 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

CSU Male/Female Ratio

There are approximately 4,831 female students and 3,046 male students at CSU.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of CSU is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  88.10 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

CSU Faculty Male/Female Ratio

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There are approximately 696 female teachers and 548 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

10.16% Out of State
1.14% Out of the Country

CSU ranks 1,435 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

10.16% of CSU students come from out of state, and 1.14% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  34 out of 100.
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Where are CSU Students From?

Top 5 States

Where are CSU Students From?
State Amount
Georgia 936
New York 52
Alabama 39
Florida 4
Arizona 3

International Students at CSU

Students from 47 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from India, South Korea, and China.

Learn more about international students at CSU.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
38.86% 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  90.24 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At CSU, 38.86% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

CSU Student Age Diversity
Student Age Group Amount
18-19 1,660
20-21 1,625
35 and over 1,577
22-24 1,502
25-29 1,079
30-34 699
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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