Murray State College Demographics & Diversity
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Murray State College are mainly White with a smaller Multiracial population. The school has high racial diversity. 46% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.
Murray State College is a Native American Serving Non-Tribal Institution (NASNTI). It is not controlled by a Native American tribe but it serves a percentage of American Indian and Alaska Native students.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 111% more female students than male students enrolled at Murray State College with a gender ratio of 68% women to 32% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Murray State College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Geographic DiversityVery Low
Murray State College serves a very low number of students outside of Oklahoma, with 83 percent of the student body residing in-state.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$39,757 per year
58% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.
|Segment||Percent of Students|
|Students Over 25 Years Old||30.6%|
|Part time Undergrads||38.8%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=207236 IPEDS survey data for Murray State College.