Texas State University

Texas State Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to find out how diverse the typical college campus really is, taking into account race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Keep reading the Texas State diversity report to see how they stack up against the average.

Texas State Student Population

How Many Students Attend Texas State University?

Texas State total enrollment is approximately 38,187 students.

27,923 are undergraduates and 2,482 are graduate students.

Texas State Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Texas State undergraduate population is made up of 59% women, and 41% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Texas State Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 12,096
Hispanic 11,049
Black or African American 2,725
Multi-Ethnic 1,061
Asian 712
International 140
Unknown 44
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 34

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Texas State Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 65% of full-time grad students are women, and 35% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Texas State Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,241
Hispanic 636
International 288
Black or African American 149
Asian 86
Multi-Ethnic 67
Unknown 13
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Texas State achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #840 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  840 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  76.12 out of 100
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A high overall ranking means this school is considered quite diverse among all factors: student race/ethnicity, age, gender, and location.

How Does Texas State Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Texas State overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

54% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Texas State is ranked 876 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  876 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  76.91 out of 100
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Many students value the opportunity to meet and learn from those with different ethnic and racial heritage, which is more likely to happen at a diverse school like this one.

Texas State Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 16,927
Hispanic 14,636
Black or African American 3,487
Multi-Ethnic 1,381
Asian 1,011
International 524
Unknown 88
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 42

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Texas State University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 2,786
Asian 169
Black or African American 168
Multi-Ethnic 56
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Slightly Unbalanced Male/Female Ratio

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Texas State ranks 1,290 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1290 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  65.98 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 22,506 female students and 15,681 male students at Texas State.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Texas State is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  90.46 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 2,337 female teachers and 1,930 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

1.77% Out of State
0.28% Out of the Country

Texas State ranks 1,378 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

1.77% of Texas State students come from out of state, and 0.28% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  36 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 29 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Texas 5,615
Virginia 11
California 11
North Carolina 8
Illinois 7

International Students at Texas State

Students from 83 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from India, China, and Mexico.

Learn more about international students at Texas State.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
58.47% 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  71.31 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Texas State, 58.47% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 11,601
18-19 11,006
22-24 8,839
25-29 3,893
35 and over 1,778
30-34 1,384
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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