Overview

Applicants
548
Acceptance Rate
99%
Average HS GPA
3.75

GPA Breakdown

61%
Over 3.75
14%
3.50 - 3.74
11%
3.25 - 3.49
7%
3.00 - 3.24
5%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
2.00 - 2.49

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SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
533 - 630
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
545 - 650
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
22 - 28

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Deadlines

Regular — August 28


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
9:1
Total Faculty
178
with Terminal Degree
98

102
Men
76
Women
10
Minority

Most frequent class size
2 - 9
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
60%
Graduate in 5 years
63%
Graduate in 6 years
64%

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Accounting.
  • Business Administration and Management, General.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Communication, General.

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General.
  • Computer Science.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching.
  • Music Teacher Education.

  • ENGINEERING.

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature, General.

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS.

  • Spanish Language and Literature.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General.
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • General Studies.
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Mathematics, General.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General.

  • PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES.

  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.

  • PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS.

  • Social Work.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • Economics, General.
  • Political Science and Government, General.
  • Sociology.

  • THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS.

  • Bible/Biblical Studies.
  • Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology.
  • Religious/Sacred Music.
  • Youth Ministry.

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Graphic Design.
  • Music, General.
  • Musical Theatre.
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General.


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Doctoral/Research
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Alf Taylor
TN Governor

Robert Taylor
TN Governor

Francis Gary Powers
American pilot whose U2 spy plane was shot down over former Soviet Union

Del Harris
NBA coach (Lakers, Mavericks)

Frank Knight
Economist, author of Risk, Uncertainty and Profit; one of founders of the Chicago School

Ruth Hammack Alexander
Founder , Lady Gator athletic program, University of Florida; National Assoc. for Sports and Physical Education Hall of Fame inductee

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
60%
Graduate in 5 years
63%
Graduate in 6 years
64%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Dec 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$24,845

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$22,960

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,448

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
69%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$28,864

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$24,463

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$34,150
Required Fees
$1,450
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,300

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$1,734
Transportation for Commuters
$1,952

On-Campus Room and Board
$7,400
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
882
Foreign Countries Represented
17

Demographics

1.13%
Asian
3.77%
African-American
4.40%
Hispanic
81.91%
Caucasian
6.66%
International

53% female
47% male
34% are out of state
87% are full time
13% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
77%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
88%

Campus Environment
Suburban

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Apartment Single
Dorms Female
Dorms Male

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Disability Services

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

Director
Heather Jackson

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
2

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
Yes

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
45
Number of Honor Societies
5

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
8

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

43% participate in intramural sports
48% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Buffaloes)
9 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Buffaloes)
10 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: East Tennessee State University (Johnson City)

Sustainability

68/99

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
CDWG pricing discount via TICUA

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Rita Booher
Campus visit coordinator

Address
P O Box 210
Milligan College, TN 37682

Phone
4234618730

Email
visits@milligan.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
The Gregory Center
Student Center
Residence Halls/ Dining Hall
Seeger Chapel
Gilliam Wellness Center
NA

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Roan Mountain
Watauga Lake
Downtown Jonesborough, Johnson City, Elizabethton, Bristol
Carter Fold
Laurel Falls
NA

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
M-F 8-5, Sat 10:00 appt only
8-5
4234618730

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: M-F 9:00-5:00, Sat 10:00 appt
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
March, Sept, Oct, Nov

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
Other

Contact Email Address for Visit
visits@milligan.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
One night provided per visiting student.

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxi/Uber/Lyft; Nearest airport is Tri-Cities Regional Airport

Driving Instructions to Campus
on Milligan website and given with confirmation email

Local Accommodations
As per https://www.milligan.edu/visit


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