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FHSU Demographics & Diversity Report

Below Average Overall Diversity
Below Average Racial-Ethnic Diversity
Below Average Male/Female Diversity
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, including race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Read the FHSU diversity report below.

FHSU Student Population

15,033 Total Students
5,580 Undergraduates
660 Graduate Students

How Many Students Attend Fort Hays State University?

FHSU total enrollment is approximately 15,033 students. 5,580 are undergraduates and 660 are graduate students.

FHSU Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time FHSU undergraduate population is made up of 59% women, and 41% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

FHSU Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 4,184
Hispanic 650
International 283
Multi-Ethnic 200
Black or African American 154
Asian 63
Unknown 17
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

FHSU Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 71% of full-time grad students are women, and 29% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

FHSU Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 489
Hispanic 64
International 38
Black or African American 32
Multi-Ethnic 25
Asian 6
Unknown 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Racial/Ethnic Diversity

15% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
Low Faculty Racial/Ethnic Diversity

FHSU Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 8,468
International 4,242
Hispanic 1,199
Black or African American 450
Multi-Ethnic 370
Asian 171
Unknown 72
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Fort Hays State University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 934
Asian 40
Black or African American 17
Multi-Ethnic 17
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at FHSU.

FHSU Male/Female Diversity

More Female Students
More Female Teachers
This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 9,199 female students and 5,834 male students at FHSU.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of FHSU is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  97.04 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.


More about FHSU faculty.

There are approximately 591 female teachers and 557 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

21.11% Out of State
0.2% Out of the Country

FHSU ranks 864 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

21.11% of FHSU students come from out of state, and 0.2% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  60 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 26 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Kansas 770
Colorado 91
Nebraska 23
Texas 16
Oklahoma 11

International Students at FHSU

Students from 35 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, South Korea, and Saudi Arabia.

Learn more about international students at FHSU.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
42.29% 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  87.82 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At FHSU, 42.29% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
20-21 3,797
35 and over 2,936
18-19 2,589
22-24 2,453
25-29 1,764
30-34 1,358
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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