Community College of Allegheny County

CCAC Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to find out how diverse the typical college campus really is, taking into account race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Read the CCAC diversity report below.

CCAC Student Population

16,031 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Community College of Allegheny County?

CCAC total enrollment is approximately 16,031 students.

CCAC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time CCAC undergraduate population is made up of 51% women, and 49% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

CCAC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,253
Black or African American 744
Unknown 433
Hispanic 241
Asian 225
Multi-Ethnic 220
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5
International 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

CCAC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,722 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1722 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  51.01 out of 100
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Some schools are more diverse in different categories, some are less. This school ranks close to average in overall diversity, and some categories may be more diverse than others. The diversity categories measured on this page are student race/ethnicity, gender, age, and location.

How Does CCAC Diversity Compare to National Averages?


CCAC is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

26% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

CCAC is ranked 1,837 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1837 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  51.54 out of 100
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Many students are seeking college campuses with plenty of diversity. Does CCAC offer enough racial/ethnic diversity for you?

CCAC Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 9,624
Black or African American 2,530
Unknown 2,160
Asian 560
Hispanic 559
Multi-Ethnic 519
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 12
International 2

Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

CCAC ranks 725 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  725 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  80.89 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 8,586 female students and 7,445 male students at CCAC.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
38.65% 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  89.20 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At CCAC, 38.65% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 3,325
20-21 2,916
25-29 2,783
22-24 2,571
35 and over 2,429
30-34 1,644
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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