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Goucher College Demographics & Diversity

Baltimore, Maryland

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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 Goucher College are primarily White with a smaller Black population. The school has medium racial diversity. 35% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Goucher College students
Race Percent of Students
White 65%
Black 12%
Hispanic 9%
Asian 4%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4%
International 2%
Race Unknown 4%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 152% more female students than male students enrolled at Goucher College with a gender ratio of 72% women to 28% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Goucher College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Goucher College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 28%
Women 72%
Enrollment by gender for Goucher College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 544
Women 1,373

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Goucher College serves a high number of out-of-state students with 58% of the student body residing outside of Maryland or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Goucher College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 42%
Out of State 55%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 3%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$82,700 per year

34% 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 2%
Part time Undergrads 1.1%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=162654 IPEDS survey data for Goucher College.