Dartmouth College

Dartmouth Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at Dartmouth? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and geographic origins of college campuses accross the country. The results of the Dartmouth College 2021 diversity report are below.

Dartmouth Student Population

How Many Students Attend Dartmouth College?

Dartmouth total enrollment is approximately 6,606 students.

4,401 are undergraduates and 2,093 are graduate students.

Dartmouth Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

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

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Dartmouth Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,208
Asian 647
Hispanic 459
International 455
Black or African American 254
Multi-Ethnic 242
Unknown 69
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 8

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Dartmouth Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 48% of full-time grad students are women, and 52% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Dartmouth Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 926
International 589
Asian 223
Hispanic 124
Unknown 106
Black or African American 69
Multi-Ethnic 39
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

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High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Dartmouth achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #6 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  6 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  99.86 out of 100
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A high overall ranking means this school is considered quite diverse among all factors: student race/ethnicity, age, gender, and location.

How Does Dartmouth Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Dartmouth is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Dartmouth is ranked 458 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  458 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  87.94 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.

Dartmouth Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,207
International 1,046
Asian 878
Hispanic 585
Black or African American 326
Multi-Ethnic 283
Unknown 196
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 9

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Dartmouth College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 3,652
Asian 180
Black or African American 78
Multi-Ethnic 64
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

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Dartmouth ranks 136 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  136 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  96.44 out of 100
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This school is more popular with men than with women.

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There are approximately 3,216 female students and 3,390 male students at Dartmouth.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Dartmouth is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  95.44 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 2,211 female teachers and 2,018 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 1% in Geographic Diversity
96.75% Out of State
8.96% Out of the Country

Dartmouth ranks 2 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

96.75% of Dartmouth students come from out of state, and 8.96% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  99 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 48 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
New York 139
California 139
Massachusetts 86
New Jersey 55
Connecticut 49

International Students at Dartmouth

Students from 112 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, India, and Canada.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
60.67% 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  71.98 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Dartmouth, 60.67% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 2,008
20-21 1,941
25-29 1,127
22-24 823
30-34 323
35 and over 186
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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