Interactive Map: Big Ten Racial Diversity

Adriana Lacy | The Underground

The average racial makeup of all 14 Big Ten universities at their flagship campuses.

Penn State joins 13 other universities in the Big Ten Conference, the population at its flagship campuses of which has an average of 60 percent white students and an average of 5 percent black students. Following the white population, international students make up 14 percent of all students.

The map below offers a closer look at the most recent demographics and racial diversity reports available for each Big Ten university using fall 2016 data.




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