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Fullerton College Demographics & Diversity

Fullerton, California

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Fullerton College are mainly Hispanic with a sizeable White population. The school has high racial diversity. 78% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Fullerton 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.

The college is an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and is recognized for serving Asian Americans and Native American Pacific Islanders.

Racial demographics of Fullerton College students
Race Percent of Students
White 22%
Black 3%
Hispanic 53%
Asian 14%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 1%
Race Unknown 3%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 12% more female students than male students enrolled at Fullerton College with a gender ratio of 53% women to 47% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Fullerton College has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Fullerton College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 47%
Women 53%
Enrollment by gender for Fullerton College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 10,704
Women 11,940

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Fullerton College serves a very low number of students outside of California, with 98 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Fullerton College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 98%
Out of State 1%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 1%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$69,818 per year

41% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
22,644
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 25.1%
Part time Undergrads 64.4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=114859 IPEDS survey data for Fullerton College.