Maryland Demographics & DiversityCollege Park, Maryland
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Maryland are mainly White with a smaller Asian population. The school has high racial diversity. 48% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.
The college is an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and is recognized for serving Asian Americans and Native American Pacific Islanders.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
Gender DiversityVery High
There are 11% more male students than female students enrolled at University of Maryland College Park with a gender ratio of 53% men to 47% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Maryland has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Maryland serves a low number of students outside of Maryland, with 64 percent of the student body residing in-state.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$90,010 per year
13% 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||6.5%|
|Part time Undergrads||6%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=163286 IPEDS survey data for University of Maryland College Park.