Queensborough Community College

QCC Demographics & Diversity Report

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

QCC Student Population

14,035 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Queensborough Community College?

QCC total enrollment is approximately 14,035 students.

QCC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

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


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

QCC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 2,827
Asian 1,957
Black or African American 1,920
White 873
International 510
Multi-Ethnic 200
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 42
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

QCC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,085 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1085 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  69.14 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 QCC Diversity Compare to National Averages?


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

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

83% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

QCC is ranked 88 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  88 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  97.70 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.

QCC Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 4,455
Asian 3,392
Black or African American 3,287
White 1,600
International 774
Multi-Ethnic 286
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 87
Unknown 0

Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

QCC ranks 336 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  336 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  91.16 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 7,461 female students and 6,574 male students at QCC.

Learn more about international students at QCC.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
50.34% 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  82.11 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At QCC, 50.34% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 4,159
20-21 3,593
22-24 2,650
25-29 1,774
35 and over 932
30-34 690
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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