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Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Demographics & Diversity

Martinsburg, West Virginia

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 Blue Ridge Community and Technical College are mostly White with a small Black population. The school has low racial diversity. 20% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Blue Ridge Community and Technical College students
Race Percent of Students
White 80%
Black 9%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 0%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Low

There are 74% more female students than male students enrolled at Blue Ridge Community and Technical College with a gender ratio of 64% women to 36% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Blue Ridge Community and Technical College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Blue Ridge Community and Technical College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 36%
Women 64%
Enrollment by gender for Blue Ridge Community and Technical College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 2,287
Women 3,986

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College serves a very low number of students outside of West Virginia, with 95 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Blue Ridge Community and Technical College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 95%
Out of State 5%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$53,675 per year

60% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
6,273
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 73.1%
Part time Undergrads 46.8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=446774 IPEDS survey data for Blue Ridge Community and Technical College.


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