Diversity Makes a Difference
Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword among both college admissions officers and students. 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 SUNY Brockport, and how it Compares to Other Schools in the Nation.
Normal Diversity at This School
We come up with a total diversity ranking for every school by looking at racial, age, geographic and gender diversity.
The College at Brockport sits at an average ranking when it comes to overall diversity at #1,932 in the nation.
Racial Diversity is Average
Racially diverse college campuses allow students to get to know and study with others from different racial and ethnic backgrounds. It also means the school is working to fairly represent and support all students.
The College at Brockport is ranked #2,199 in ethnic diversity nationwide with a composition that is close to the national average.
Explore SUNY Brockport Racial Diversity
When available, the chart below explores racial diversity among the undergraduate students at SUNY Brockport.
SUNY Brockport's representation of the races is on par with the national average.
The faculty's racial diversity is on par with the national average.
Male to Female Ratio is Fair
Are you seeking a campus with a fairly balanced mix of males to females?
At The College at Brockport, the disparity between men and women on campus is lower than the national average. The undergraduate student body at SUNY Brockport is equally balanced.
This college is ranked at #1,156 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 3,032 males and 4,025 females.
Explore Male/Female Diversity at SUNY Brockport
If available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among SUNY Brockport's undergraduate students.
The disparity between the counts of men and women at The College at Brockport is lower than the national average.
If available, the chart below includes the male to female ratio among SUNY Brockport's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at SUNY Brockport is excellent.
Below Average Geographic Diversity
Do you want a local school that attracts local students? This could be a good choice for you.
We've determined the location diversity of each school by looking at where students lived before they were admitted.
Over 90% of the students attending The College at Brockport come from within New York. This puts SUNY Brockport's level of geographic diversity below the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #2,390.
Research Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 12 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
Presence of International Students at SUNY Brockport
There is a relatively small community of about 79 international students at The College at Brockport representing -1 countries. To see more, check out the SUNY Brockport International Student Page.
Age Diversity on Campus
Some learners prefer a campus filled with others who are the same age, while some prefer a diverse age range of students. What do you prefer?
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. At The College at Brockport, 56.4% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank SUNY Brockport #2,838 in the nation for student age diversity.
Take a Look at Age Diversity at SUNY Brockport
The chart below displays the age range of the student body at SUNY Brockport.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we refer to diversity in college?
Often when we speak of diversity, which is simply defined as "variety", what we mean is multiculturalism, or the acceptance of individuals of different ethnicities, races, cultures, beliefs and economic backgrounds. Students who state 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 SUNY Brockport doing at attracting students from all economic backgrounds?
Even a school with high racial, ethnic and geographic diversity may not be diverse when it comes to the income levels of their students. To get a better idea of how SUNY Brockport is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- Is Diversity Important to SUNY Brockport?
Diversity can be encouraged by the college in multiple ways. For one, institutions should be making an effort to hire a diverse faculty to teach students. But the school should also be doing the best they can to foster meaningful interactions between people from differing backgrounds. This prevents faculty and students from becoming isolated and promotes positive connections.
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