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Raleigh, North Carolina

Peace College Demographics & Diversity

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 Peace College are predominantly White with a significant Black population. The school has very high racial diversity. 55% percent of students are minorities or students of color.

Racial demographics of William Peace University students
Race Percent of Students
White 45%
Black 36%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 1%
Race Unknown 8%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

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

Gender ratio of William Peace University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 47%
Women 53%
Enrollment by gender for William Peace University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 428
Women 482

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Peace College serves a very low number of students outside of North Carolina, with 85 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for William Peace University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 85%
Out of State 15%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$63,605 per year

63% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
910
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 23.8%
Part time Undergrads 14.6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=199272 IPEDS survey data for William Peace University.