MCA Demographics & DiversityMemphis, Tennessee
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at MCA are mainly White with a sizeable Black population. The school has high racial diversity. 43% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 97% more female students than male students enrolled at Memphis College of Art with a gender ratio of 66% women to 34% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, MCA has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Geographic DiversityNot Available
Median Household Income$60,136 per year
56% 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||7.8%|
|Part time Undergrads||14.6%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=220808 IPEDS survey data for Memphis College of Art.