Why Diversity Matters
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword among both students and college admissions officers. For the purposes of producing diversity scores, College Factual defines diversity as the most plurality. Schools that rank high in diversity metrics are those with the greatest variety in ethnicity, gender, age, and geographic location of origin.
Get the Facts on Diversity at IGlobal University, Including how This School Compares to Others in the Country.
This School is Lacking When it Comes to Overall Diversity
To get the overall diversity ranking, we took the combination of racial demographics, geographic origin of students, gender and age diversity.
Unfortunately when it comes to overall diversity IGlobal University is ranked #1,987 and is below average.
Lacking in Racial Diversity
Many students value the chance to meet and learn from student-peers from different racial and ethnic backgrounds, unfortunately, that may be hard to do at this school.
IGlobal University is ranked #1,762 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is below the national average.
Explore IGlobal University Racial Diversity
If the data is present, the following chart will show IGlobal University undergraduate student diversity.
IGlobal University's racial diversity is below the national average.
The racial diversity of the faculty is excellent.
Low Balance of Male and Female Students
If you're seeking an institution with an equal number of male and female students, this is not the choice for you.
At IGlobal University, the disparity between men and women on campus is higher than the national average. The undergraduate student body at IGlobal University is mostly male.
This university is ranked at #1,685 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 50 males and 24 females.
Review Male/Female Diversity at IGlobal University
When available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among IGlobal University's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at IGlobal University is higher than the national average.
When available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among IGlobal University's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at IGlobal University is on par with national averages.
Majority of Students are From One State
This school seems to be very popular among students from one state. Is it the right choice for you?
We have derived the geographic diversity of each school by factoring in where matriculated undergraduates lived before they enrolled in college.
A vast majority of undergraduates attending IGlobal University come from within Virginia. This places IGlobal University's level of location diversity well below the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #2,175.
International Student Diversity at IGlobal University
There is a relatively large community of about 241 international students at IGlobal University representing at least -1 countries. For more information, see the IGlobal University International Student Page.
What is the Age of Everyone at This School?
Would you prefer a school where the student body represents a blend of different ages and generations, or would you prefer a school where most students are the same age as you?
The typical student is between the ages of 18-21. However, this university appears to attract a majority of older students. At IGlobal University, 11.4% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank IGlobal University #1,801 in the nation for student age diversity.
IGlobal University Age Diversity Chart
The chart below displays the age range of the student body at IGlobal University.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we talk about diversity in college?
The root word of diversity is from the Latin, "diversus" which means "various". We use it today to describe an amalgamation of peoples, traditions, cultures and ideas. Students who express that diversity in college is important to them are looking for institutions to offer a variety of curricular and non-curricular opportunities to learn from and learn with people of different ethnicities, races, ages, abilities, sexual identities, classes, and religions.
- How is IGlobal University doing at attracting and supporting students from all financial backgrounds?
Even a school with high ethnic, racial and geographic diversity may not be diverse when it comes to the economic backgrounds of their students. To get a better idea of how IGlobal University is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to IGlobal University?
In order to achieve the most benefit from a diverse campus, seek out institutions that are not only promoting diversity by recruiting students and hiring faculty from minority groups actively, but are also encouraging an environment where there is positive interaction between different groups.