Student Demographics

Based on Fall 2021 enrollments

Race/Ethnicity

CECI students by race or ethnicity

Percent of CECI students by race and ethnicity, Fall 2021.

Race / Ethnicity

Undergraduate Students

Graduate Students

American Indian or Alaskan Native

0.3%

0.2%

Asian or Pacific Islander

1.8%

2.2%

African American or Black

5.1%

9.2%

Hispanic or Latino

7.0%

4.4%

White

81.2%

81.0%

Multi-Ethnic

4.3%

2.5%


Age and Sex

Age of Undergraduate Students

Female

Male

17-18

207

34

19

205

31

20

253

61

21

252

86

22

111

42

23

40

23

24

25

5

25

26-30

8

26-30

31-35

20

31-35

13

10

36-40

8

4

41+

6

1

Population pyramid showing age and sex of CECI undergraduate students, Fall 2021

Age and sex of CECI undergraduate students, fall 2021

Age of Graduate Students

Female

Male

20-24

268

39

25-29

286

73

30-34

123

57

35-39

108

29

40-44

81

2

45-49

53

12

50-54

43

13

55-59

9

2

60-64

8

0

Population pyramid showing age and sex of graduate students, Fall 2021. Data is in table.

Age and sex of CECI graduate students, Fall 2021


Geography (location of home address)

Map of student home addresses

Number of CECI students by metropolitan area or region, Fall 2021.

Michigan metropolitan areas and other regions

Undergraduate Students

Graduate Students

Grand Rapids-Kentwood-Muskegon CSA

521

709

Detroit-Warren-Ann Arbor CSA

483

213

Lansing-East Lansing MSA

59

43

Kalamazoo-Battle Creek-Portage CSA

48

35

Traverse City μSA

28

30

South Bend-Elkhart-Mishawaka CSA

37

18

Saginaw-Midland-Bay City CSA

22

17

Jackson MSA

18

8

Mount Pleasant-Alma CSA

6

9

Cadillac μSA

10

3

Ludington μSA

5

5

Remainder of lower peninsula

95

63

Upper peninsula

15

11

Other states

133

49

Other countries

4

18


Program profiles

Undergraduate Program

Percent First Generation

Percent BIPOC

Percent Attending Part-time

Percent Female

Percent Freshmen & Sophmores

Criminal Justice (B.A., B.S.)

45%

28%

9%

61%

39%

Education

35%

12%

7%

74%

33%

Hospitality & Tourism Management (B.S.)

33%

12%

15%

81%

25%

Legal Studies (B.A., B.S.)

44%

23%

11%

80%

35%

Public & Nonprofit Administration (B.A., B.S.)

46%

28%

26%

75%

17%

Social Work (B.S.W.)

47%

26%

10%

90%

32%

Master's Programs

Percent First Generation

Percent BIPOC

Percent Part-time

Percent Female

Percent GVSU alumni

Ed.S. Leadership

59%

18%

97%

53%

29%

M.Ed Educational Leadership

54%

24%

98%

63%

35%

M.Ed Instruction & Curriculum - all programs

39%

10%

82%

85%

66%

M.Ed Literacy Studies

36%

11%

98%

92%

35%

M.Ed School Counseling

42%

16%

76%

77%

38%

M.Ed Special Education

38%

8%

95%

87%

51%

M.Ed Special Ed. Administration

55%

14%

93%

91%

31%

M.Ed Higher Education

49%

23%

73%

81%

58%

M.Ed Educational Technology 

38%

12%

85%

85%

31%

M.H.A Health Administration

34%

31%

47%

69%

57%

M.P.A. Public Administration

37%

19%

82%

65%

58%

M.P.N.L Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership

20%

15%

90%

85%

45%

M.S. Criminal Justice

46%

46%

36%

71%

61%

M.S.W. Social Work

49%

25%

41%

83%

58%