MICA Demographics & Diversity
Racial DiversityVery High
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at MICA are predominantly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has very high racial diversity. 52% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
Gender DiversityVery Low
There are 187% more female students than male students enrolled at Maryland Institute College of Art with a gender ratio of 74% women to 26% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, MICA has a much lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is much less inclusive of males.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
MICA serves a high number of out-of-state students with 84% of the student body residing outside of Maryland or from other countries.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$80,395 per year
19% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.
|Segment||Percent of Students|
|Students Over 25 Years Old||6.8%|
|Part time Undergrads||3.9%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=163295 IPEDS survey data for Maryland Institute College of Art.