St. Ambrose University Demographics & Diversity

Davenport, Iowa

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 St. Ambrose University are mostly White with a small Hispanic population. The school has low racial diversity. 20% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Saint Ambrose University students
Race Percent of Students
White 80%
Black 3%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 3%
Race Unknown 4%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 44% more female students than male students enrolled at Saint Ambrose University with a gender ratio of 59% women to 41% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, St. Ambrose University has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Saint Ambrose University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 41%
Women 59%
Enrollment by gender for Saint Ambrose University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,248
Women 1,797

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

St. Ambrose University serves a high number of out-of-state students with 78% of the student body residing outside of Iowa or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Saint Ambrose University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 22%
Out of State 75%
Foreign 3%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$63,314 per year

28% 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 14.5%
Part time Undergrads 10%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=154235 IPEDS survey data for Saint Ambrose University.

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