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 Rockford College are primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population. The school has medium racial diversity. 33% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Rockford College students
Race Percent of Students
White 67%
Black 9%
Hispanic 14%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 1%
Race Unknown 5%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
High

There are 25% more female students than male students enrolled at Rockford College with a gender ratio of 56% women to 44% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Rockford College has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Rockford College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 44%
Women 56%
Enrollment by gender for Rockford College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 535
Women 668

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Rockford College serves a very low number of students outside of Illinois, with 79 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Rockford College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 79%
Out of State 17%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 4%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$64,497 per year

49% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
1,203
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 29.8%
Part time Undergrads 11.4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=148405 IPEDS survey data for Rockford College.