Georgetown University

Georgetown Demographics & Diversity Report

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

Georgetown Student Population

How Many Students Attend Georgetown University?

Georgetown total enrollment is approximately 19,593 students.

7,029 are undergraduates and 7,879 are graduate students.

Georgetown Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Georgetown undergraduate population is made up of 56% women, and 44% men.

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Georgetown Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,560
International 1,044
Asian 764
Hispanic 693
Black or African American 446
Multi-Ethnic 340
Unknown 175
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Georgetown Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 53% of full-time grad students are women, and 47% men.

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Georgetown Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,440
International 2,181
Asian 662
Unknown 503
Hispanic 475
Black or African American 444
Multi-Ethnic 161
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7

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High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Georgetown achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #38 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  38 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  98.95 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does Georgetown Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Georgetown is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

27% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Georgetown is ranked 948 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  948 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  75.01 out of 100
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High racial diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

Georgetown Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 9,319
International 3,632
Asian 1,727
Hispanic 1,536
Black or African American 1,366
Unknown 1,352
Multi-Ethnic 620
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 21

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Georgetown University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 2,923
Black or African American 855
Asian 431
Multi-Ethnic 70
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 6
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

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Georgetown ranks 1,044 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1044 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  72.47 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 10,630 female students and 8,963 male students at Georgetown.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Georgetown is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  97.99 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 3,243 female teachers and 3,115 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 1% in Geographic Diversity
98.58% Out of State
9.85% Out of the Country

Georgetown ranks 1 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

98.58% of Georgetown students come from out of state, and 9.85% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  99 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 49 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
New York 211
California 159
New Jersey 139
Maryland 93
Massachusetts 93

International Students at Georgetown

Students from 123 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, India, and South Korea.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
34.24% 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  82.38 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Georgetown, 34.24% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
25-29 4,857
22-24 3,684
20-21 3,480
18-19 3,027
30-34 2,026
35 and over 1,655
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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