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Orange Coast College Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity report brings to light the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of Orange Coast College students.

Orange Coast College Student Population

20,042 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Orange Coast College?

Orange Coast College total enrollment is approximately 20,042 students.

Orange Coast College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Orange Coast College undergraduate population is made up of 46% women, and 54% men.

Orange Coast College Gender Ratio

For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Orange Coast College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Orange Coast College Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 2,319
White 1,964
Asian 1,839
International 1,052
Multi-Ethnic 375
Unknown 130
Black or African American 113
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 27

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Orange Coast College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,500 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1500 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  57.33 out of 100
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This school is was found to be average when it comes to overall diversity, which means the student races, ethnicities, ages, genders and locations are close to the typical amount seen in most universities.

How Does Orange Coast College Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Orange Coast College is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

63% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Orange Coast College is ranked 436 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  436 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  88.52 out of 100
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High racial/ethnic diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

Orange Coast College Racial Demographics:

Orange Coast College Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 6,988
White 5,835
Asian 4,288
International 1,252
Multi-Ethnic 900
Unknown 362
Black or African American 306
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 70

Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Male Students

Orange Coast College ranks 196 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  196 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  94.85 out of 100
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This school is more popular with men than with women.

Orange Coast College Male/Female Ratio

There are approximately 9,603 female students and 10,439 male students at Orange Coast College.

Learn more about international students at Orange Coast College.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
50.09% 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  81.81 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Orange Coast College, 50.09% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Orange Coast College Student Age Diversity
Student Age Group Amount
18-19 6,036
20-21 5,061
22-24 4,046
25-29 3,261
35 and over 2,019
30-34 1,260
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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