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Oakland City University Demographics & Diversity

Oakland City, Indiana

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Oakland City University are primarily White with a small Black population. The school has medium racial diversity. 30% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Oakland City University students
Race Percent of Students
White 70%
Black 8%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 0%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 4%
Race Unknown 14%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 29% more female students than male students enrolled at Oakland City University with a gender ratio of 56% women to 44% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Oakland City University has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Oakland City University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 44%
Women 56%
Enrollment by gender for Oakland City University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 541
Women 700

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Oakland City University serves a low number of students outside of Indiana, with 55 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Oakland City University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 55%
Out of State 33%
Foreign 11%
Unknown Location 1%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$52,931 per year

54% 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 18.3%
Part time Undergrads 8.4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=152099 IPEDS survey data for Oakland City University.