Central Arizona College Demographics & Diversity
Racial DiversityVery High
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Central Arizona College are predominantly White with a sizeable Hispanic population. The school has very high racial diversity. 57% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.
Central Arizona College has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and is eligible for federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve Hispanic Americans.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 69% more female students than male students enrolled at Central Arizona College with a gender ratio of 63% women to 37% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Central Arizona College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Geographic DiversityVery Low
Central Arizona College serves a very low number of students outside of Arizona, with 97 percent of the student body residing in-state.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$49,319 per year
55% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.
|Segment||Percent of Students|
|Students Over 25 Years Old||39.3%|
|Part time Undergrads||65%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=104346 IPEDS survey data for Central Arizona College.