Diversity Makes a Difference
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword among both students and college admissions officers alike. For the purposes of producing diversity scores, College Factual defines diversity as the most plurality. Schools that rank high in diversity metrics are those with the greatest variety in ethnicity, gender, age, and geographic location of origin.
Educate Yourself on Diversity at Cumberland County College, Including how Similar This School is to Others in the Nation.
Average in Overall Diversity
We come up with a total diversity grade for every school by looking at racial, age, geographic and gender diversity.
Cumberland County College sits at an average ranking when it comes to overall diversity at #2,312 in the nation.
Very High Racial Diversity
Many students value the opportunity to meet and learn from different racial and ethnic groups, which is more likely to happen at a diverse school such as this one.
Cumberland County College is ranked #628 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is far above the national average.
Explore Cumberland County College Racial Diversity
If the data is present, the following chart will show Cumberland County College undergraduate student diversity.
Cumberland County College boasts excellent racial diversity.
The racial diversity of the faculty is above average.
Low Balance of Male and Female Students
If you're seeking an institution with an equal mix of male and female students, this isn't the choice for you.
At Cumberland County College, the disparity between men and women on campus is higher than the national average. The undergraduate student body at Cumberland County College is mostly female.
This college is ranked at #2,450 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 998 males and 1,936 females.
Explore Male/Female Diversity at Cumberland County College
If available, the chart below will include the male to female ratio among Cumberland County College's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at Cumberland County College is higher than the national average.
If available, the chart below will include the male to female ratio among Cumberland County College's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Cumberland County College is above average.
Campus Represents the State Well
This school seems to be very popular among students from one state. Is it the right choice for you?
We have derived the geographic diversity of each school by factoring in where matriculated undergraduates came from before they were admitted to college.
Over 90% of the students attending Cumberland County College come from within New Jersey. This places Cumberland County College's level of location diversity well below the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #2,919.
Presence of International Students at Cumberland County College
There is a relatively small community of about 7 international students at Cumberland County College representing -1 countries. To see more, check out the Cumberland County College International Student Page.
Age Diversity on Campus
Some learners prefer a campus filled with others who are the same age, while some prefer a diverse age range of students. What do you prefer?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. At Cumberland County College, 55.7% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Cumberland County College #1,716 in the nation for student age diversity.
Take a Look at Age Diversity at Cumberland County College
The chart below displays the age range of the student body at Cumberland County College.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we refer to diversity in college?
Largely speaking, diversity is the word we use to describe a mixture of people and ideas, and the traditions, belief systems and cultures that come with them. Diversity can be a huge benefit to students, as it not only exposes them to new ideas and ways of thinking, it prepares them for the diverse workforce of tomorrow, as well as inspires creativeness and innovation.
- Is Cumberland County College supporting learners from all economic backgrounds?
Even a school with high racial, ethnic and geographic diversity may not be diverse when it comes to the financial backgrounds of their students. To get a better idea of how Cumberland County College is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to Cumberland County College?
In order to achieve the most benefit from a diverse campus, seek out institutions that are not only promoting diversity by actively recruiting students and hiring faculty from minority groups, but are also promoting an environment where there is meaningful interaction between different groups.
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