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2023 Computer Software and Media Applications Students

There are about 57,983 students enrolled in Computer Software and Media Applications in the USA.

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College can be one of the most significant investments in one's life; it's a time for individual growth and development. Pupils try to ascertain who they are as people and cultivate the required skills to become a halcyon member of society. But learning goes beyond a classroom - the conversations which one has with his classmates, the personal lesson received from a tenured instructor, the exposure to a different background. Therefore, finding a diverse college tremendously enriches what you gain from your time spent in school.

Computer Software and Media Applications is a more popular subject among students of color than white students. 44% of the nation's Computer Software and Media Applications majors are white students, followed by students of other races**(32%), asian students (9%), and latino students (9%). The most racially diverse college* in the top 100 is Bellevue College&nbspin Bellevue, WA.

Moreover, Computer Software and Media Applications slightly skews male, with a shade north of 3 in every 7 majors identifying as men. The most gender balanced school in the top 100 is Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, CA.

Another significant type of diversity is financial diversity. Unfortunately, Computer Software and Media Applications ranks in the bottom 40% of subjects income diversity. 29% of its majors come from low income families, 15% are from homes that bring in between $30,000 and $48,000 a year, and 26% grew up in households with $110,000 plus annual incomes. DeVry University-New Jersey has the most fiscally diverse student body in the top 100.

Considering each type of diversity, overall IL is the most diverse state for Computer Software and Media Applications. The Mid East is the most diverse region, and the Big East Conference is the most diverse conference.

* diversity calculations and comparisons are based on Simpson's Diversity Index
** other races is used to refer to non asian, black, latino, or white

Diversity Statistics

Racial Diversity
  • Asian: 9%

  • Black: 5%

  • Latino: 9%

  • White: 44%

  • Other: 32%

    Gender Diversity
  • Male: 57%

  • Female: 43%

    Socioeconomic Diversity (By Household Income)
  • Under 30k: 29%

  • 30k - 48k: 15%

  • 48k - 75k: 15%

  • 75k - 110k: 15%

  • Over 110k: 26%

    Geographic Diversity
  • In State: 58%

  • Out of State: 36%

  • International: 7%

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