The City College of New York

CCNY Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to discover how diverse the average college campus really is, including race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Read the CCNY diversity report below.

CCNY Student Population

How Many Students Attend The City College of New York?

CCNY total enrollment is approximately 15,816 students.

10,196 are undergraduates and 842 are graduate students.

CCNY Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time CCNY undergraduate population is made up of 53% women, and 47% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

CCNY Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 3,848
Asian 2,691
Black or African American 1,453
White 1,339
International 597
Multi-Ethnic 238
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 15
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

CCNY Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 56% of full-time grad students are women, and 44% men.

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CCNY Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 241
Asian 188
Hispanic 151
Black or African American 148
International 97
Multi-Ethnic 13
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Unknown 0

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

CCNY achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #589 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  589 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  83.26 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does CCNY Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

77% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

CCNY is ranked 242 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  242 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  93.64 out of 100
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High racial diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

CCNY Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 5,786
Asian 3,599
White 2,655
Black or African American 2,448
International 933
Multi-Ethnic 345
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 24
Unknown 0

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

The City College of New York Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,167
Black or African American 525
Asian 366
Multi-Ethnic 11
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

CCNY ranks 276 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  276 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  92.74 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 8,537 female students and 7,279 male students at CCNY.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of CCNY is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  92.17 out of 100.
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There are more male teachers than female teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 1,265 female teachers and 1,480 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

1.77% Out of State
0.82% Out of the Country

CCNY ranks 1,763 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

1.77% of CCNY students come from out of state, and 0.82% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  19 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 14 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
New York 1,778
New Jersey 11
Florida 6
Connecticut 3
Arizona 2

International Students at CCNY

Students from 170 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, South Korea, and India.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
40.03% 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  83.36 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At CCNY, 40.03% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
22-24 3,733
20-21 3,458
18-19 2,948
25-29 2,837
35 and over 1,328
30-34 1,172
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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