Cicero, Illinois

Morton College Demographics & Diversity

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Morton College are mostly Hispanic with a small White population. The school has very low racial diversity. 93% percent of students are minorities or students of color.

Racial demographics of Morton College students
Race Percent of Students
White 7%
Black 4%
Hispanic 83%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
International 0%
Race Unknown 4%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 41% more female students than male students enrolled at Morton College with a gender ratio of 58% women to 42% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Morton College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Gender ratio of Morton College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 42%
Women 58%
Enrollment by gender for Morton College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,807
Women 2,544

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Morton College serves a very low number of students outside of Illinois, with 97 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Morton College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 97%
Out of State 2%
Foreign 1%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$54,824 per year

60% 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 34.6%
Part time Undergrads 59%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=147411 IPEDS survey data for Morton College.