University of Central Florida

UCF Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity report highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of UCF students.

UCF Student Population

How Many Students Attend University of Central Florida?

UCF total enrollment is approximately 69,402 students.

42,468 are undergraduates and 4,787 are graduate students.

UCF Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

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

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

UCF Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 19,989
Hispanic 11,677
Black or African American 4,341
Asian 2,758
Multi-Ethnic 1,668
International 1,624
Unknown 292
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 66

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

UCF Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 54% of full-time grad students are women, and 46% men.

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UCF Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,085
International 1,081
Hispanic 685
Black or African American 382
Asian 332
Multi-Ethnic 123
Unknown 94
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

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High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

UCF achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #315 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  315 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  91.06 out of 100
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High overall diversity means a high variety of students of different races, ethnicities, ages, and genders, from all parts of the country and abroad.

How Does UCF Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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UCF is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

48% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

UCF is ranked 535 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  535 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  85.91 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.

UCF Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 32,460
Hispanic 18,570
Black or African American 7,442
Asian 4,428
International 3,081
Multi-Ethnic 2,558
Unknown 657
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 104

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

University of Central Florida Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 3,603
Black or African American 561
Asian 478
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 266
Multi-Ethnic 58
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

UCF ranks 740 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  740 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  80.50 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 38,280 female students and 31,122 male students at UCF.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of UCF is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  91.08 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 3,338 female teachers and 2,791 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

7.84% Out of State
3.58% Out of the Country

UCF ranks 703 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

7.84% of UCF students come from out of state, and 3.58% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  67 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 42 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Florida 5,659
New York 62
New Jersey 52
Illinois 42
Georgia 40

International Students at UCF

Students from 131 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, India, and Saudi Arabia.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
47.76% 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  76.04 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At UCF, 47.76% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 18,470
22-24 17,349
18-19 13,077
25-29 9,152
35 and over 4,363
30-34 3,332
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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