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OIT Demographics & Diversity

Klamath Falls, Oregon

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at OIT are mostly White with a small Hispanic population. The school has low racial diversity. 28% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Oregon Institute of Technology students
Race Percent of Students
White 72%
Black 2%
Hispanic 9%
Asian 6%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 1%
Two or more races 6%
International 2%
Race Unknown 3%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 4% more female students than male students enrolled at Oregon Institute of Technology with a gender ratio of 51% women to 49% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, OIT has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Oregon Institute of Technology students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 49%
Women 51%
Enrollment by gender for Oregon Institute of Technology students
Gender Number of Students
Men 2,613
Women 2,710

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

OIT serves a very low number of students outside of Oregon, with 77 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Oregon Institute of Technology students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 77%
Out of State 23%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$52,974 per year

37% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 35.9%
Part time Undergrads 34%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=209506 IPEDS survey data for Oregon Institute of Technology.