Millsaps College

Jackson, MS, USA
3.69 Average Rating

Millsaps College is a private liberal arts college that is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. This Christian institution offers specialized academic programs that include a teaching fellowship, a writing program and an honors program. The school is also known to have built the first golf course in Mississippi in 1901. The 100-acre campus houses the James Observatory, the oldest building on the campus, where students can look at the stars. The campus is also centered around "The Bowl," which hosts concerts, annual commencement ceremonies, and homecoming events take place each year.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • United Methodist
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
38%
Out of State Students
60%
0
100
49%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 27
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1163
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 15, 2019 May 1, 2020
Spring Regular Decision November 1, 2019 December 15, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
859
Total Number of Undergrads
807
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
62%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
67%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
9:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$23,413
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$41,314
Out-of-State Tuition
$41,314
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$29,468
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
51%
49%
Student Organizations
54
Size of Town
City: Midsize
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Jackson
New Orleans
Memphis
Atlanta
Dallas
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
30%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$50,400
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What Students Are Saying

3.69 Average Rating
A school for hardworking and passionate students. Millsaps will really further your horizons and you will really grow as a person.
Student
Millsaps has a reputation for having a fine business school. It is in the heart of Jackson, Mississippi in a beautiful setting. Millsaps is a liberal-arts college that places a strong emphasis on academics.
Joseph from Madison, MS

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