Diversity Makes a Difference
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword among both students and college admissions officers alike. 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 Started Learning About Diversity at NUNM, and how it is Similar to Other Schools in the U.S..
Overall Diversity at National University of Natural Medicine Unknown
We were not able to calculate the measures of diversity we needed for National University of Natural Medicine to come up with a ranking.
Below Average When It Comes to Racial Diversity
Many young people 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.
National University of Natural Medicine is ranked #2,103 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is below the national average.
Explore Racial Diversity at NUNM
If the data is present, the following chart will show NUNM undergraduate student diversity.
NUNM's racial diversity is below the national average.
Average racial representation in the faculty.
College is Heavily Dominated by One Sex
Will you feel more comfortable on a campus with a balanced mix of males to females?
At National University of Natural Medicine, the disparity between men and women on campus is much higher than the national average. The undergraduate student body at NUNM is predominantly female.
This university is ranked at #2,335 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 5 males and 33 females.
Review Male/Female Diversity at NUNM
When available, the chart below includes the male to female percentage among NUNM's undergraduate students.
The male to female ratio at NUNM is poor compared to the national average.
When available, the chart below includes the male to female percentage among NUNM's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at NUNM is on par with national averages.
Geographic Diversity Unknown
Some learners prefer a school that mainly represents local students, while some may be searching for schools that recruit and attract students from all over the country and the world. Which is right for you?
For most of the colleges within our database, we were able to find out the geographic diversity by looking at where enrolled undergrads lived prior to enrolling in college.
But unfortunately, we were not able to get the data to find out NUNM's geographic diversity grade.
International Student Diversity at NUNM
There is a relatively small community of about 10 international students at National University of Natural Medicine representing -1 countries. To see more, check out the NUNM International Student Page.
How Old is Everyone at This School?
Would you prefer a school where the student body represents a mix of different ages and generations, or would you rather have a school where most students are the same age as you?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. However, this university appears to attract a majority of older students. At National University of Natural Medicine, 0.2% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank NUNM #2,134 in the nation for student age diversity.
NUNM Age Diversity Chart
The chart below displays the age range of the student body at NUNM.
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 say 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 NUNM 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 NUNM is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to NUNM?
Get in touch with the school to understand what they are doing to inspire diversity, and what student groups, clubs and associations are offered that encourage diverse perspectives on campus.