Duquesne University

Duquesne Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers 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 Duquesne diversity report to see how they stack up against the average.

Duquesne Student Population

How Many Students Attend Duquesne University?

Duquesne total enrollment is approximately 9,197 students.

5,732 are undergraduates and 3,007 are graduate students.

Duquesne Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Duquesne undergraduate population is made up of 64% women, and 36% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Duquesne Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 4,649
Black or African American 300
Hispanic 236
Asian 195
Multi-Ethnic 194
International 131
Unknown 21
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 4

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Duquesne Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 65% of full-time grad students are women, and 35% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Duquesne Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,257
International 292
Black or African American 174
Hispanic 103
Asian 86
Multi-Ethnic 72
Unknown 19
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Duquesne achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,693 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1693 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  51.84 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 Duquesne Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

16% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Duquesne is ranked 2,897 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  2897 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  23.57 out of 100
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Some schools are low in racial/ethnic diversity due to catering to one specific racial/ethnic group, or because they are located in an area where they primarily serve the nearby community.

Duquesne Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 7,239
Black or African American 509
International 459
Hispanic 347
Asian 303
Multi-Ethnic 281
Unknown 48
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 4

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Duquesne University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,986
Black or African American 118
Asian 50
Multi-Ethnic 19
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

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Duquesne ranks 2,218 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2218 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  41.49 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 5,918 female students and 3,279 male students at Duquesne.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Duquesne is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  90.37 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 1,246 female teachers and 1,027 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

30.03% Out of State
2.12% Out of the Country

Duquesne ranks 715 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

30.03% of Duquesne students come from out of state, and 2.12% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  67 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 30 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Pennsylvania 1,057
New York 113
Ohio 89
Maryland 69
New Jersey 61

International Students at Duquesne

Students from 78 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Saudi Arabia, and India.

Learn more about international students at Duquesne.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
59.08% 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  74.47 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Duquesne, 59.08% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 2,841
20-21 2,588
22-24 1,796
25-29 858
35 and over 632
30-34 415
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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