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Wesley College Demographics & Diversity

Dover, Delaware

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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 Wesley College are predominantly Black with a significant White population. The school has very high racial diversity. 63% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Wesley College students
Race Percent of Students
White 37%
Black 45%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 1%
Two or more races 4%
International 0%
Race Unknown 5%
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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 31% more female students than male students enrolled at Wesley College with a gender ratio of 57% women to 43% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Wesley College has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Wesley College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 43%
Women 57%
Enrollment by gender for Wesley College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 584
Women 767

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Wesley College serves a high number of out-of-state students with 57% of the student body residing outside of Delaware or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Wesley College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 43%
Out of State 52%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 5%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$70,367 per year

61% 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 7.9%
Part time Undergrads 2.7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=131098 IPEDS survey data for Wesley College.