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Scripps College Demographics & Diversity

Claremont, California

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Scripps College are predominantly White with a smaller Asian population. The school has very high racial diversity. 52% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Scripps College students
Race Percent of Students
White 48%
Black 4%
Hispanic 11%
Asian 16%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 8%
International 4%
Race Unknown 8%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Extremely Low

Scripps College is a women's college. There are significantly more female students than male students enrolled at Scripps College with a gender ratio of 99.27% women to 0.73% men.  Though it is a women's college, 0.73% of the student body is male. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Scripps College has a significantly lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is not inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Scripps College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 0.73%
Women 99.27%
Enrollment by gender for Scripps College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 8
Women 1,091

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Scripps College serves a high number of out-of-state students with 70% of the student body residing outside of California or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Scripps College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 30%
Out of State 65%
Foreign 3%
Unknown Location 2%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$79,153 per year

12% 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 0.2%
Part time Undergrads 0.3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=123165 IPEDS survey data for Scripps College.