DeSales University

DeSales 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 average college campus really is, taking into account race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Keep reading the DeSales diversity report to see how they stack up against the average.

DeSales Student Population

How Many Students Attend DeSales University?

DeSales total enrollment is approximately 3,460 students.

1,963 are undergraduates and 430 are graduate students.

DeSales Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time DeSales undergraduate population is made up of 61% women, and 39% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

DeSales Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,421
Hispanic 220
Unknown 97
Black or African American 89
Asian 70
Multi-Ethnic 60
International 4
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

DeSales Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 70% of full-time grad students are women, and 30% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

DeSales Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 321
Hispanic 36
Black or African American 24
Unknown 24
Asian 16
Multi-Ethnic 6
International 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

DeSales achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,592 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1592 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  54.71 out of 100
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Some schools are more diverse in different categories, some are less. This school ranks close to average in overall diversity, and some categories may be more diverse than others. The diversity categories measured on this page are student race/ethnicity, gender, age, and location.

How Does DeSales Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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DeSales is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

22% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

DeSales is ranked 2,259 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2259 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  40.41 out of 100
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The racial/ethnic diversity at DeSales is average. Check the demographics and see if it's enough diversity for you.

DeSales Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,423
Hispanic 373
Unknown 268
Black or African American 180
Asian 110
Multi-Ethnic 92
International 8
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

DeSales University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 547
Black or African American 8
Multi-Ethnic 6
Asian 5
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

DeSales ranks 2,237 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2237 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  40.99 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 2,227 female students and 1,233 male students at DeSales.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of DeSales is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  89.10 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 346 female teachers and 278 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

30.65% Out of State

DeSales ranks 1,084 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

30.65% of DeSales students come from out of state, and 0% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  50 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 15 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Pennsylvania 396
New Jersey 84
New York 37
Maryland 11
Connecticut 9

International Students at DeSales

Students from 13 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from United Kingdom, Australia, and France.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
45.88% 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  86.59 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At DeSales, 45.88% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 800
20-21 721
35 and over 558
22-24 463
25-29 454
30-34 264
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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