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Durham Technical Community College Demographics & Diversity

Durham, North Carolina

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 Durham Technical Community College are predominantly Black with a significant White population. The school has very high racial diversity. 67% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Durham Technical Community College is designated as a Predominantly Black Institution (PBI) and receives federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve low and middle-income Black Americans.

Racial demographics of Durham Technical Community College students
Race Percent of Students
White 33%
Black 42%
Hispanic 13%
Asian 5%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 0%
Race Unknown 4%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Low

There are 64% more female students than male students enrolled at Durham Technical Community College with a gender ratio of 62% women to 38% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Durham Technical Community College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Durham Technical Community College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 38%
Women 62%
Enrollment by gender for Durham Technical Community College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 2,061
Women 3,373

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Durham Technical Community College serves a very low number of students outside of North Carolina, with 99 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Durham Technical Community College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 99%
Out of State 1%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$60,561 per year

49% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
5,434
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 51.9%
Part time Undergrads 67.4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198455 IPEDS survey data for Durham Technical Community College.