FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles

FIDM Los Angeles Demographics & Diversity Report

How diverse is FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles? College Factual's 2021 diversity report reveals the facts about diversity at FIDM Los Angeles. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

FIDM Los Angeles Student Population

How Many Students Attend FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles?

FIDM Los Angeles total enrollment is approximately 2,227 students.

1,984 are undergraduates and 31 are graduate students.

FIDM Los Angeles Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time FIDM Los Angeles undergraduate population is made up of 84% women, and 16% men.

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FIDM Los Angeles Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 650
Hispanic 425
International 403
Asian 203
Black or African American 147
Unknown 109
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 17
Multi-Ethnic 14

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FIDM Los Angeles Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 94% of full-time grad students are women, and 6% men.

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FIDM Los Angeles Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
International 12
Hispanic 6
White 5
Asian 3
Unknown 2
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Black or African American 1
Multi-Ethnic 0

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

FIDM Los Angeles achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,210 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1210 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  65.58 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 FIDM Los Angeles Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

42% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

FIDM Los Angeles is ranked 235 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  235 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  93.82 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.

FIDM Los Angeles Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 720
Hispanic 482
International 453
Asian 235
Black or African American 157
Unknown 123
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 20
Multi-Ethnic 18

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 275
Asian 102
Black or African American 45
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

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One Gender Dominates

More Female Students

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

Student Gender Ratio  3336 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  11.98 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,851 female students and 376 male students at FIDM Los Angeles.

Slightly Unbalanced Ratio of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of FIDM Los Angeles is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  62.67 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 412 female teachers and 188 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 10% in Geographic Diversity
47.92% Out of State
9.05% Out of the Country

FIDM Los Angeles ranks 253 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

47.92% of FIDM Los Angeles students come from out of state, and 9.05% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  88 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 35 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
California 188
Arizona 20
Texas 18
Illinois 13
Washington 12

International Students at FIDM Los Angeles

Students from 67 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, South Korea, and Taiwan.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
59.19% 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  67.15 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At FIDM Los Angeles, 59.19% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 751
18-19 660
22-24 559
25-29 301
30-34 60
35 and over 44
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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