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Clark University Demographics & Diversity

Worcester, Massachusetts

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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 Clark University are mainly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has high racial diversity. 43% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Clark University students
Race Percent of Students
White 57%
Black 4%
Hispanic 7%
Asian 7%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 15%
Race Unknown 8%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 25% more female students than male students enrolled at Clark University with a gender ratio of 56% women to 44% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Clark University has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Clark University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 44%
Women 56%
Enrollment by gender for Clark University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,487
Women 1,863

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Clark University serves a high number of out-of-state students with 66% of the student body residing outside of Massachusetts or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Clark University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 33%
Out of State 59%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 7%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$76,163 per year

23% 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 2.2%
Part time Undergrads 1.3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=165334 IPEDS survey data for Clark University.