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Lehman Demographics & Diversity Report

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

Lehman Student Population

How Many Students Attend Lehman College?

Lehman total enrollment is approximately 15,143 students.

8,066 are undergraduates and 198 are graduate students.

Lehman Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Lehman undergraduate population is made up of 67% women, and 33% men.

Lehman Gender Ratio

For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Lehman Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Lehman College Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 4,784
Black or African American 1,966
Asian 578
White 368
International 235
Multi-Ethnic 106
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 12
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Lehman Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 74% of full-time grad students are women, and 26% men.

Lehman Graduate Student Gender Ratio

For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Lehman Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Lehman College Graduate Students Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 102
Black or African American 42
White 37
Asian 10
International 4
Multi-Ethnic 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Lehman achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,592 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2592 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  26.24 out of 100
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A lower overall diversity school means the student body is not very diverse when it comes to race/ethnicity, ages, genders, and locations.

How Does Lehman Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Lehman is considered below average in terms of overall diversity on a national level. Some areas of diversity in the school may be better than others.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

90% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Lehman is ranked 1,491 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1491 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  60.68 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.

Lehman Racial Demographics:

Lehman Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 8,339
Black or African American 4,121
White 1,096
Asian 957
International 414
Multi-Ethnic 158
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 30
Unknown 0

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Lehman College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Racial-Ethnic Demographics of Lehman Faculty
Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 791
Black or African American 394
Asian 143
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 8
Multi-Ethnic 4
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Lehman ranks 2,594 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2594 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  31.56 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

Lehman Male/Female Ratio

There are approximately 10,295 female students and 4,848 male students at Lehman.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Lehman is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  88.62 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

Lehman Faculty Male/Female Ratio

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There are approximately 1,101 female teachers and 876 male teachers.

Low Geographic Diversity

0.58% Out of the Country

Lehman ranks 1,985 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

0% of Lehman students come from out of state, and 0.58% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  9 out of 100.
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Where are Lehman Students From?

Top 5 States

Where are Lehman Students From?
State Amount
New York 680
Alaska 0
Arkansas 0
Arizona 0
California 0

International Students at Lehman

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

Learn more about international students at Lehman.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
23.43% 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  90.57 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Lehman, 23.43% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Lehman Student Age Diversity
Student Age Group Amount
25-29 3,120
22-24 2,886
35 and over 2,567
20-21 1,798
30-34 1,579
18-19 1,512
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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