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 NECC are mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population. The school has low racial diversity. 22% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Northeast Community College students
Race Percent of Students
White 78%
Black 2%
Hispanic 13%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 2%
Race Unknown 3%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 13% more male students than female students enrolled at Northeast Community College with a gender ratio of 53% men to 47% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, NECC has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Northeast Community College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 53%
Women 47%
Enrollment by gender for Northeast Community College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 2,661
Women 2,355

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

NECC serves a very low number of students outside of Nebraska, with 89 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Northeast Community College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 89%
Out of State 8%
Foreign 3%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$46,523 per year

45% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
5,016
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 31.2%
Part time Undergrads 24.5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=181491 IPEDS survey data for Northeast Community College.