Florida SouthWestern State College

FSW Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the FSW student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. The results of the Florida SouthWestern State College 2021 diversity report are below.

FSW Student Population

16,674 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Florida SouthWestern State College?

FSW total enrollment is approximately 16,674 students.

FSW Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time FSW undergraduate population is made up of 62% women, and 38% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

FSW Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,643
Hispanic 2,161
Black or African American 737
Unknown 340
Multi-Ethnic 161
International 148
Asian 133
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 13

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

FSW achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,417 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2417 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  31.23 out of 100
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To get this overall diversity score, we looked at the combined rankings of student racial/ethnic diversity, as well as age, gender, and geographic diversity.

How Does FSW Diversity Compare to National Averages?


FSW 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

50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

FSW is ranked 826 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  826 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  78.23 out of 100
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High racial/ethnic diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

FSW Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 6,992
Hispanic 5,537
Black or African American 1,974
Unknown 942
International 403
Multi-Ethnic 385
Asian 339
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 34

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Florida SouthWestern State College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 965
Black or African American 81
Asian 36
Multi-Ethnic 10
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at FSW.

Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

FSW ranks 2,038 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2038 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  46.24 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 10,626 female students and 6,048 male students at FSW.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of FSW is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  89.40 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.


More about FSW faculty.

There are approximately 668 female teachers and 540 male teachers.

Low Geographic Diversity

FSW ranks 2,003 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

Student Location Diversity  8 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 1 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Florida 2,400
Alaska 0
Arkansas 0
Arizona 0
California 0

International Students at FSW

Students from 35 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Vietnam, Jamaica, and Venezuela.

Learn more about international students at FSW.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
44.87% 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  86.58 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At FSW, 44.87% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 3,979
20-21 3,080
22-24 2,169
25-29 1,820
35 and over 1,539
30-34 872
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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