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Mills College

Graduate Studies

Oakland, CA

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Overview

Mills College / Graduate Studies is located in Oakland, CA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
(Certificate)
Master of Public Policy (MPP)
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Management (MM)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Public Policy (MBA/MPP)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Arts (MBA/MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 186
Doctoral Degrees 17
Other Advanced Degrees 85

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE, SAT, or ACT (for some programs)
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

796
Applied
550
Accepted
256
Enrolled
69%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE, SAT, or ACT (for some programs)
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree or equivalent; 3 letters of recommendation; statement of purpose
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree or equivalent; 3 letters of recommendation; statement of purpose
Additional Entrance Requirements Bachelor's degree or equivalent; 3 letters of recommendation

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

549
Total Graduate Students
38%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
61%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 16.58%
Black or African American 11.29%
White or Caucasian 48%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.73%
Asian 7.65%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.18%
Two or more races 6.92%
Unknown 4.19%

Gender

Male (23%)
Female (76%)

Faculty

111
Total faculty
Full-time - 47
Part-time - 64
Male (32)
Female (79)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,936,354

Location & Contact

Address 5000 MacArthur Boulevard
Oakland, CA  94613-1000
United States
Contact Robynne Lofton
Director of Admissions
Email: grad-admissions@mills.edu
Phone: 510-430-3295
Fax: 510-430-2159