Frostburg State University

Frostburg State Demographics & Diversity Report

How diverse is Frostburg State University? College Factual's 2021 diversity report reveals the true stats about diversity at Frostburg State. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

Frostburg State Student Population

How Many Students Attend Frostburg State University?

Frostburg State total enrollment is approximately 5,178 students.

3,522 are undergraduates and 236 are graduate students.

Frostburg State Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Frostburg State undergraduate population is made up of 47% women, and 53% men.

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Frostburg State Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,766
Black or African American 1,160
Hispanic 184
Multi-Ethnic 166
International 163
Asian 58
Unknown 18
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

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Frostburg State 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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Frostburg State Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 165
Black or African American 31
International 10
Hispanic 9
Unknown 9
Asian 8
Multi-Ethnic 4
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Frostburg State achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,056 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1056 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  69.97 out of 100
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High overall diversity means a high variety of students of different races, ethnicities, ages, and genders, from all parts of the country and abroad.

How Does Frostburg State Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Frostburg State overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

38% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Frostburg State is ranked 1,311 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1311 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  65.43 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.

Frostburg State Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,723
Black or African American 1,391
International 418
Hispanic 239
Multi-Ethnic 211
Asian 110
Unknown 78
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Frostburg State University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 890
Black or African American 36
Asian 29
Multi-Ethnic 2
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

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Frostburg State ranks 268 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  268 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  92.95 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 2,786 female students and 2,392 male students at Frostburg State.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Frostburg State is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  93.06 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 524 female teachers and 456 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

8.87% Out of State
0.84% Out of the Country

Frostburg State ranks 1,619 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

8.87% of Frostburg State students come from out of state, and 0.84% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  25 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 13 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Maryland 749
Pennsylvania 28
Virginia 20
District of Columbia 6
West Virginia 4

International Students at Frostburg State

Students from 19 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from India, China, and Saudi Arabia.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
57.58% 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  76.61 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Frostburg State, 57.58% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 1,657
18-19 1,450
22-24 1,029
35 and over 493
25-29 484
30-34 235
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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