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Eastern Gateway Community College Demographics & Diversity

Steubenville, Ohio

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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 Eastern Gateway Community College are primarily White with a sizeable Black population. The school has medium racial diversity. 34% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Eastern Gateway Community College students
Race Percent of Students
White 66%
Black 25%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4%
International 0%
Race Unknown 1%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 112% more female students than male students enrolled at Eastern Gateway Community College with a gender ratio of 68% women to 32% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Eastern Gateway Community College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Eastern Gateway Community College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 32%
Women 68%
Enrollment by gender for Eastern Gateway Community College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 12,851
Women 27,185

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very High

Eastern Gateway Community College serves a very high number of out-of-state students with 86% of the student body residing outside of Ohio or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Eastern Gateway Community College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 14%
Out of State 86%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$43,611 per year

53% 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 36.1%
Part time Undergrads 49.5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=203331 IPEDS survey data for Eastern Gateway Community College.