O
Private 4 Year

OC Comets Demographics & Diversity

Olivet, Michigan

 0 Reviews

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at OC Comets are mostly White with a smaller Black population. The school has low racial diversity. 25% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Olivet College students
Race Percent of Students
White 75%
Black 13%
Hispanic 7%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 1%
Race Unknown 0%
Will you get accepted?

Find out how likely you are to get accepted at OC Comets based on your GPA, test scores, and even extracurricular activities. Then, get custom recommendations for how to improve your odds - completely for free.

Calculate My Chances

Sponsored by CollegeVine

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
High

There are 24% more male students than female students enrolled at Olivet College with a gender ratio of 55% men to 45% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, OC Comets has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Olivet College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 55%
Women 45%
Enrollment by gender for Olivet College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 607
Women 491

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

OC Comets serves a very low number of students outside of Michigan, with 92 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Olivet College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 92%
Out of State 6%
Foreign 1%
Unknown Location 2%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$62,696 per year

58% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
1,098
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 3.6%
Part time Undergrads 4.7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=171599 IPEDS survey data for Olivet College.