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Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Demographics & Diversity

Stillwater, Oklahoma

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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 Oklahoma State University-Main Campus are primarily White with a small Multiracial population. The school has medium racial diversity. 30% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Oklahoma State University Main Campus students
Race Percent of Students
White 70%
Black 5%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 5%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 9%
International 3%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 8% more female students than male students enrolled at Oklahoma State University Main Campus with a gender ratio of 52% women to 48% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Oklahoma State University-Main Campus has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Oklahoma State University Main Campus students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 48%
Women 52%
Enrollment by gender for Oklahoma State University Main Campus students
Gender Number of Students
Men 12,219
Women 13,153

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus serves a low number of students outside of Oklahoma, with 64 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Oklahoma State University Main Campus students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 64%
Out of State 35%
Foreign 1%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$55,237 per year

27% 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 11.4%
Part time Undergrads 12.3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=207388 IPEDS survey data for Oklahoma State University Main Campus.