Why Diversity Matters
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 the Facts on Diversity at Neumann, Including how This School Compares to Others in the Country.
The Diversity Here is About Average
We come up with a total diversity ranking for every school by looking at racial, age, geographic and gender diversity.
Nothing abnormal, Neumann University is about average ranked at #1,213.
Ranked Well for Racial Diversity
Ethnically-diverse college campuses offer students the opportunity to study and learn from undergraduates from racial and ethnic groups that are unique from their own.
Neumann University is ranked #1,011 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a student body composition that is above the national average.
Explore Neumann Racial Diversity
If the data is available, the following chart will show Neumann undergraduate student diversity.
Neumann ranks above average in racial diversity.
Racial diversity of the faculty is below the national average.
Low Balance of Male and Female Students
If you're seeking a college with an equal amount of male and female students, this isn't the choice for you.
At Neumann University, the disparity between men and women on campus is higher than the national average. The undergraduate student body at Neumann is mostly female.
This university is ranked at #1,608 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 712 males and 1,373 females.
Review Male/Female Diversity at Neumann
When available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Neumann's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at Neumann University is higher than the national average.
When available, the chart below will include the male to female distribution among Neumann's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at Neumann is on par with national averages.
Normal Location Diversity
Are you seeking a college that attracts students from all across the U.S., or would you prefer a local college that mostly pulls students from within your home state?
To create the geographic diversity for each school, we looked at where every student resided before they were admitted.
About 61.4% of the students attending Neumann University come from within Pennsylvania. This places Neumann at the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #1,109.
Research Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 13 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
International Student Diversity at Neumann
There is a relatively small community of about 26 international students at Neumann University representing 9 countries. To see more, check out the Neumann International Student Page.
What is the Age of Everyone at This School?
Would you prefer a school where the student body represents a mix of different ages and generations, or would you opt for a school where most students are the same age as you?
The traditional student is between the ages of 18-21. At Neumann University, 44.0% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank Neumann #282 in the nation for student age diversity.
Neumann Age Diversity Chart
The chart below displays the age range of the student body at Neumann.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we refer to diversity in college?
Broadly speaking, diversity is the word we use to describe a mixture of people and ideas, and the traditions, belief cultures and systems that come with them. Students who express that diversity in college is important to them are looking for institutions to provide 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 Neumann doing at supporting and attracting students from all income levels?
Schools with excellent racial and ethnic diversity still may not be diverse when it comes to other factors, such as financial backgrounds. Get a better idea of how Neumann supports low-income students by visiting the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to Neumann?
Contact the school to understand what they are doing to inspire diversity, and what student clubs, groups and associations are offered that encourage diversified perspectives on campus.