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Baptist College of Health Sciences Demographics & Diversity

Memphis, Tennessee

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Baptist College of Health Sciences are mainly White with a significant Black population. The school has high racial diversity. 49% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences is designated as a Predominantly Black Institution (PBI) and receives federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve low and middle-income Black Americans.

Racial demographics of Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences students
Race Percent of Students
White 51%
Black 44%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 0%
Race Unknown 1%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Extremely Low

There are 885% more female students than male students enrolled at Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences with a gender ratio of 91% women to 9% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Baptist College of Health Sciences has a significantly lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is not inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 9%
Women 91%
Enrollment by gender for Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences students
Gender Number of Students
Men 82
Women 808

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Low

Baptist College of Health Sciences serves a low number of students outside of Tennessee, with 69 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 69%
Out of State 31%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$61,604 per year

55% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
890
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 47.4%
Part time Undergrads 57%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=219639 IPEDS survey data for Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences.