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Wilson College Demographics & Diversity

Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Medium

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Wilson College are primarily White with a small Black population. The school has medium racial diversity. 34% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Wilson College students
Race Percent of Students
White 66%
Black 6%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 6%
Race Unknown 15%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very Low

There are 280% more female students than male students enrolled at Wilson College with a gender ratio of 79% women to 21% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Wilson College has a much lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is much less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Wilson College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 21%
Women 79%
Enrollment by gender for Wilson College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 312
Women 1,187

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Low

Wilson College serves a low number of students outside of Pennsylvania, with 61 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Wilson College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 61%
Out of State 39%
Foreign 1%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$58,672 per year

39% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
1,499
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 35.9%
Part time Undergrads 26.5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217013 IPEDS survey data for Wilson College.