Demographics & Diversity

The faculty and students are diverse:  white ethnics, Black Americans, Hispanics, South Asians, North Africans, Muslims, and exchange students from several nations.  Study in the Department includes the opportunity to learn about the cultural mix of the U.S. as well as about other national and cultural interests and beliefs.

The demographics reported in CSUB's institutional reports show the following about the Department's majors:

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Enrollment Status for Political Science Majors: Fall 2006 - Fall 2011

Majors by Enrollment Status

2006-07

2007-08

  2008-09

  2009-10

  2010-11

2011-12

   First Time Freshmen

5

9

13

11

15

15

   New Transfer Student

10

6

12

19

10

13

   Returning Student

3

2

0

2

0

5

   Continuing Student

72

69

59

69

79

70

Totals

90

86

84

101

104

103

 

 

 

 

Student Diversity of Political Science Majors: Fall 2006 - Fall 2011

Student Diversity

2006-07

2007-08

2008-09

2009-10

2010-11

2011-12

GENDER

 

 

 

 

 

 

   Female

51

47

46

58

61

57

   Male

39

39

38

43

43

46

Totals

90

86

84

101

104

103

AGE

 

 

 

 

 

 

   19 and younger

15

15

18

22

26

28

   20-24

60

56

48

52

63

56

   25-29

6

7

7

18

10

13

   30-34

5

4

3

4

1

1

   35-49

4

3

7

4

3

3

   50 and over

0

1

1

1

1

2

Totals

90

86

84

101

104

103

ETHNICITY

 

 

 

 

 

 

   African American/Black

3

2

3

10

7

11

   American Indian/Alaska

2

2

0

0

1

0

   Asian/Pac Islander

3

3

4

4

6

5

   Caucasian/White

32

37

25

36

30

30

   Hispanic/Latino

35

30

37

40

51

49

   Two or More Races

0

0

0

0

2

0

   Other

15

12

15

11

7

8

Totals

90

86

84

101

104

103