North Central College

North Central Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity analysis brings to light the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of North Central students.

North Central Student Population

How Many Students Attend North Central College?

North Central total enrollment is approximately 2,888 students.

2,538 are undergraduates and 201 are graduate students.

North Central Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time North Central undergraduate population is made up of 54% women, and 46% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

North Central Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,658
Hispanic 397
Black or African American 112
Unknown 111
Asian 88
International 85
Multi-Ethnic 85
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

North Central Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 72% of full-time grad students are women, and 28% men.

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North Central Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 127
Unknown 29
Hispanic 18
Black or African American 11
Asian 9
International 4
Multi-Ethnic 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

North Central achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #994 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  994 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  71.73 out of 100
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A high overall ranking means this school is considered quite diverse among all factors: student race/ethnicity, age, gender, and location.

How Does North Central Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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North Central overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

26% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

North Central is ranked 1,905 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1905 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  49.75 out of 100
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The racial/ethnic diversity at North Central is average. Check the demographics and see if it's enough diversity for you.

North Central Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,900
Hispanic 425
Unknown 146
Black or African American 133
Asian 100
Multi-Ethnic 91
International 90
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

North Central College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 534
Black or African American 21
Asian 13
Multi-Ethnic 7
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

North Central ranks 605 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  605 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  84.06 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,590 female students and 1,298 male students at North Central.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of North Central is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  93.64 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 351 female teachers and 309 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

9.81% Out of State
1.36% Out of the Country

North Central ranks 1,386 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

9.81% of North Central students come from out of state, and 1.36% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  36 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 16 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Illinois 524
Wisconsin 14
Indiana 11
Michigan 8
California 5

International Students at North Central

Students from 44 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Japan, China, and Vietnam.

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Above Average Student Age Diversity

Above Average Student Age Diversity
75.31% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  62.19 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At North Central, 75.31% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 1,151
18-19 1,082
22-24 401
25-29 148
35 and over 57
30-34 56
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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