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Austin College Demographics & Diversity

Sherman, Texas

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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 Austin College are mainly White with a smaller Hispanic population. The school has high racial diversity. 47% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Austin College students
Race Percent of Students
White 53%
Black 7%
Hispanic 19%
Asian 13%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 3%
Race Unknown 3%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 2% more female students than male students enrolled at Austin College with a gender ratio of 51% women to 49% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Austin College has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Austin College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 49%
Women 51%
Enrollment by gender for Austin College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 585
Women 597

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Austin College serves a very low number of students outside of Texas, with 91 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Austin College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 91%
Out of State 8%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 1%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$74,623 per year

31% 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 1.4%
Part time Undergrads 0.7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=222983 IPEDS survey data for Austin College.