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Chaffey College Demographics & Diversity

Rancho Cucamonga, California

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Chaffey College are primarily Hispanic with a smaller White population. The school has medium racial diversity. 83% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Chaffey 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.

Racial demographics of Chaffey College students
Race Percent of Students
White 17%
Black 8%
Hispanic 63%
Asian 6%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 1%
Race Unknown 2%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 61% more female students than male students enrolled at Chaffey College with a gender ratio of 62% women to 38% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Chaffey College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Chaffey College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 38%
Women 62%
Enrollment by gender for Chaffey College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 7,173
Women 11,515

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Chaffey College serves a very low number of students outside of California, with 95 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Chaffey College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 95%
Out of State 0%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 5%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$65,064 per year

49% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 31.1%
Part time Undergrads 68.9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=111939 IPEDS survey data for Chaffey College.