W
#3 Best Value Colleges in Washington

Whitworth University Demographics & Diversity

Spokane, Washington

 0 Reviews

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Whitworth University are mostly White with a small Hispanic population. The school has low racial diversity. 25% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Whitworth University students
Race Percent of Students
White 75%
Black 2%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 5%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 6%
International 2%
Race Unknown 1%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Medium

There are 58% more female students than male students enrolled at Whitworth University with a gender ratio of 61% women to 39% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Whitworth University has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Whitworth University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 39%
Women 61%
Enrollment by gender for Whitworth University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,067
Women 1,689

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Low

Whitworth University serves a low number of students outside of Washington, with 70 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Whitworth University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 70%
Out of State 28%
Foreign 2%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$63,739 per year

37% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
2,756
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 2.3%
Part time Undergrads 1.5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=237066 IPEDS survey data for Whitworth University.