MCAD Demographics & Diversity
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at MCAD are mainly White with a small Asian population. The school has high racial diversity. 41% percent of students are minorities or students of color.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 130% more female students than male students enrolled at Minneapolis College of Art and Design with a gender ratio of 70% women to 30% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, MCAD has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
MCAD serves a low number of students outside of Minnesota, with 55 percent of the student body residing in-state.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$70,094 per year
34% 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||10.3%|
|Part time Undergrads||2.2%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=174127 IPEDS survey data for Minneapolis College of Art and Design.