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Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Demographics & Diversity

Valdosta, Georgia

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Medium

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College are primarily White with a significant Black population. The school has medium racial diversity. 39% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College students
Race Percent of Students
White 61%
Black 32%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 0%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Medium

There are 56% more female students than male students enrolled at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College with a gender ratio of 61% women to 39% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Wiregrass Georgia Technical College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Wiregrass Georgia Technical College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 39%
Women 61%
Enrollment by gender for Wiregrass Georgia Technical College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,868
Women 2,905

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Wiregrass Georgia Technical College serves a very low number of students outside of Georgia, with 99 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Wiregrass Georgia Technical College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 99%
Out of State 1%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$41,827 per year

76% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
4,773
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 36.2%
Part time Undergrads 67.3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=141255 IPEDS survey data for Wiregrass Georgia Technical College.


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