2023 Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management Students
There are about 7,063 students enrolled in Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management in the USA.
Not Very Diverse
Compared to national avg.
Vs. National Avg.
College can be an especially consequential investment in one's life; it's a time for personal growth and evolution. Scholars try to ascertain who they are and develop many of the indispensable skills to become a thriving adult. But learning is not completely confined to the classroom - the campus dialogue, the personal lesson gained from an old professor, the exposure to a different worldview. Therefore, finding a diverse college greatly improves what one gains from the time spent in college.
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management is in the bottom 10% of subjects for ethnic diversity*. 83% of the United States' Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management majors are white students, followed by latino students (9%), students of other races**(6%), and asian students (1%). The most racially diverse college* in the top 100 is University of California-Davis located in Davis, CA.
Furthermore, Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management is pretty highly diverse regarding gender, with 54% of students majoring in Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management identifying as women. The most gender balanced school in the top 100 is College of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, MO.
Another critical type of diversity is income diversity. Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management is the 41st most fiscally diverse major in the United States. 27% of its majors come from low income homes, 17% are from households that make between $48,000 and $75,000 a year, and 24% grew up in families who take home above $110,000 per year. Northwest Missouri State University is the most economically diverse school in the top 100.
Considering each type of diversity, overall NM is the most diverse state for Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management. The Far West is the most diverse region, and the Big West 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
Socioeconomic Diversity (By Household Income)
Under 30k: 27%
30k - 48k: 16%
48k - 75k: 17%
75k - 110k: 16%
Over 110k: 24%
In State: 73%
Out of State: 23%