Milligan University

Milligan, TN, USA
3.81 Average Rating

Originally founded as the Buffalo Male and Female Institute, Milligan College is a Christian liberal arts college in the Tri-Cities Region of northeast Tennessee. Milligan is home to four schools of Business, Arts, Sciences, and Ministry hosting over 100 majors, minors, and concentrations. As a Christian institution, Milligan emphasizes the presence of God in all of its classes. The Milligan campus is centered around Seeger Memorial Chapel and vesper services are held once per week in its auditorium.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
  • Coed

Need Blind

This school does not consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town
0
100
83%
Acceptance Rate

Admissions Requirements

SAT
Yes
ACT
Yes
Transcript
No

Important Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 28, 2021 June 1, 2020

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
57%
Out-Of-State Students
34%
88%
Submitting ACT
26%
Submitting SAT
Average ACT Composite: 26
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1213
0
1600

Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
1,225
Total Number of Undergrads
829
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

2-19 Students
74%
20-39 Students
21%
40-99 Students
3%
0
100
53%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
63%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
9:1
US National: 21:1

Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$20,632
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$34,650
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$34,650
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$7,300
Books and Supplies
$1300

Aid & Grants

0
100
80%
Need Met
Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
30%
Average Aid Per Year
$23,149
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
30%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,106
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$19,933

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
62%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$7,966
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$19,000
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$251

Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
46
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

0
100
72%
Undergrads Living on Campus
On-campus living required of freshman
Yes

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Buffalos
Varsity Athletics Association
NAIA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Not applicable

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
No
Campus emergency phones
Yes

After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Employed
6 mos. after graduation
45%

What Students Are Saying

3.81 Average Rating
I love Milligan, it is a unique small school opportunity with a close knit community of students and teachers. I've learned some great life tools and made lifelong friends.
Jessica from Magalia, CA
Milligan College cares about the future of each student, hence it's mission statement. Milligan College has a beautiful campus, including a beautiful view of the mountains. Milligan College has great chapel events.
Miraysha from Columbus, MS
I love Milligan! It is a great school academically. It needs more focus on spiritual life.
Sarah from Milligan College, TN

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