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Sheridan College Demographics & Diversity

Sheridan, Wyoming

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Sheridan College are mostly White with a small Hispanic population. The school has very low racial diversity. 17% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Sheridan College students
Race Percent of Students
White 83%
Black 1%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 2%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 2%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 8% more male students than female students enrolled at Sheridan College with a gender ratio of 52% men to 48% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Sheridan College has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Sheridan College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 52%
Women 48%
Enrollment by gender for Sheridan College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 2,040
Women 1,881

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Sheridan College serves a very low number of students outside of Wyoming, with 85 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Sheridan College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 85%
Out of State 15%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$51,068 per year

37% 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 34.3%
Part time Undergrads 35%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240666 IPEDS survey data for Sheridan College.