Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Extremely Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Navajo Tech are almost exclusively American Indian/Alaskan with a small Asian population. The school has extremely low racial diversity. 100% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Navajo Technical College is designated as a Tribal College or University (TCU) - a college which fosters American Indian culture, languages, and traditions. The college is highly inclusive of Native American students.

Racial demographics of Navajo Technical College students
Race Percent of Students
White 0%
Black 0%
Hispanic 0%
Asian 0%
American Indian / Alaskan 99%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
International 0%
Race Unknown 0%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Medium

There are 41% more female students than male students enrolled at Navajo Technical College with a gender ratio of 58% women to 42% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Navajo Tech has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Navajo Technical College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 42%
Women 58%
Enrollment by gender for Navajo Technical College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 665
Women 935

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Low

Navajo Tech serves a low number of students outside of New Mexico, with 51 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Navajo Technical College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 51%
Out of State 49%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$30,985 per year

90% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
1,600
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 46.3%
Part time Undergrads 20.7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=187596 IPEDS survey data for Navajo Technical College.