Mayville State University Demographics & Diversity

Mayville, North Dakota

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Mayville State University are mostly White with a small Black population. The school has low racial diversity. 25% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Mayville State University students
Race Percent of Students
White 75%
Black 10%
Hispanic 7%
Asian 0%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 1%
Two or more races 4%
International 3%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

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

Male to female gender ratio for Mayville State University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 38%
Women 62%
Enrollment by gender for Mayville State University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 449
Women 735

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Mayville State University serves a low number of students outside of North Dakota, with 55 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Mayville State University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 55%
Out of State 36%
Foreign 9%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$51,474 per year

39% 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 24.1%
Part time Undergrads 22.2%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=200226 IPEDS survey data for Mayville State University.

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