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Millsaps College

Jackson, MS

Millsaps College

Overview

Millsaps College is a Comprehensive institution located in Jackson, MS, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1701 North State Street
Jackson, MS  39210-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Robert Alexander
Vice President of Enrollment and Communications
Email: admissions@millsaps.edu
Phone: 601-974-1050
Fax: 601-974-1059

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology And Anthropology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,161
Applied
2,468
Accepted
798
Enrolled
59%
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Female Admissions

2,533
Females Applied
1,524
Females Accepted
60%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,628
Males Applied
944
Males Accepted
58%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.65
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
One recommendation
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
Other requirements: Secondary school report

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 1st March 15th Yes
Out of state Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan November 15th January 15th
Transfer July 1st March 15th Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 602 550 630
SAT Math 592 530 630
ACT Composite 25 22 28

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

38,600
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Fees

2,714
Full-time student fees
14,210
Room & board
7,950
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No

Financial Aid

35,745
Avg. Financial Aid Package
36,305
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
28,008
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,434
Avg. Loan Aid
25,900
Avg. Grant Aid
29,435
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
78%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
23%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

798
Total Undergrad students
5%
International Students
55%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.92%
Black or African American 20.18%
White or Caucasian 62.93%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.13%
Asian 3.91%
Other 2.14%

Gender

Male (48.12%)
Female (51.88%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 89%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Major Madness, Homecoming and Project Midtown

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Campus Ministry Team, Student Body Association, SAPS (Campus Programming Board), Inter-fraternity/Panhellenic Councils and intramural sports

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Fencing No No No
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

111
Total Faculty
9:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 82
Part-time - 29
Male - 56
Female - 55