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Pratt Institute Demographics & Diversity

Brooklyn, New York

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Pratt Institute are predominantly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has very high racial diversity. 60% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Pratt Institute Main students
Race Percent of Students
White 40%
Black 4%
Hispanic 10%
Asian 14%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 26%
Race Unknown 3%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very Low

There are 171% more female students than male students enrolled at Pratt Institute Main with a gender ratio of 73% women to 27% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Pratt Institute has a much lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is much less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Pratt Institute Main students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 27%
Women 73%
Enrollment by gender for Pratt Institute Main students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,479
Women 4,015

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Pratt Institute serves a low number of students outside of New York, with 19 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Pratt Institute Main students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 19%
Out of State 48%
Foreign 32%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$75,295 per year

16% 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 5.9%
Part time Undergrads 3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=194578 IPEDS survey data for Pratt Institute Main.