Dallas, Pennsylvania

Misericordia University Demographics & Diversity

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Extremely Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Misericordia University are almost exclusively White with a small Hispanic population. The school has extremely low racial diversity. 8% percent of students are minorities or students of color.

Racial demographics of Misericordia University students
Race Percent of Students
White 92%
Black 2%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 0%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 132% more female students than male students enrolled at Misericordia University with a gender ratio of 70% women to 30% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Misericordia University has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Gender ratio of Misericordia University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 30%
Women 70%
Enrollment by gender for Misericordia University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 772
Women 1,794

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Misericordia University serves a low number of students outside of Pennsylvania, with 67 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Misericordia University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 67%
Out of State 33%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$56,588 per year

25% 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 21.6%
Part time Undergrads 23.5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=214069 IPEDS survey data for Misericordia University.