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.
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Overall Diversity is Below Average
To get the total diversity ranking, we took the combination of racial demographics, geographic origin of students, gender and age diversity.
Unfortunately when it comes to overall diversity International Business College is ranked #1,896 and is below average.
Lacking When It Comes to Racial Diversity
Many students value the chance to meet and learn from others from different racial and ethnic backgrounds, unfortunately, that may be hard to do at this school.
International Business College is ranked #2,054 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is below the national average.
Explore Racial Diversity at IBC
If the data is available, the following chart will show IBC undergraduate student diversity.
IBC's racial diversity is below the national average.
Average racial representation in the faculty.
Low Balance of Male and Female Students
If you're seeking a college with an equal balance of male and female students, this may not be the choice for you.
At International Business College, the disparity between men and women on campus is higher than the national average. The undergraduate student body at IBC is mostly female.
This college is ranked at #1,903 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 37 males and 207 females.
Review Male/Female Diversity at IBC
When available, the chart below will include the male to female percentage among IBC's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at International Business College is higher than the national average.
When available, the chart below will include the male to female percentage among IBC's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at IBC is below national averages.
School Tends to Represent Students From Its Home State
Do you want a local school that recruits students from within Indiana? This could be a good option for you.
We've derived the location diversity of each school by looking at where accepted students lived before they were admitted.
About 78.8% of the students attending International Business College come from within Indiana. This puts IBC's level of geographic diversity below the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #1,585.
International Student Diversity at IBC
We wanted to tell you more about the international students on campus, but this data is not available.
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?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. At International Business College, 121.3% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank IBC #2,651 in the nation for student age diversity.
IBC Age Diversity Chart
Analyze the age distribution of IBC students with the following chart.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we refer to 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. Diversity can be a huge benefit to students, as it not only exposes them to new ideas and ways of thinking, it prepares them for the diverse workforce of tomorrow, as well as inspires innovation and creativity.
- Is IBC supporting and attracting students from all income 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 IBC is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to IBC?
What are you looking for when it comes to college diversity? Contact the school to see what type of support groups and clubs are available to promote unique perspectives.