Miles College: Statistics

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#3359 of 14,131 In the World
#975 of 2,597 In North America
#906 of 2,496 In the United States
#16 of 33 In Alabama
#278 of 1,023 For Technical Drawing
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Quick Review

Religion
Christian Methodist Episcopal
Acceptance rate
26%
Avg. cost to attend
$14,740 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,440
Male:Female Ratio
46:54
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
www.miles.edu

Miles College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

57 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

71 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Miles College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American 1344 (93%)
White 50 (3%)
Two or more races 28 (2%)
Hispanic 17 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$14,740/year
Average aid awarded
$7,880
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $14,497
$30-48K $14,788
$48-75K $16,893
$75-110K $18,271
$110K+ $19,444

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district $11,164
Tuition in-state $11,164
Tuition out-of-state $11,164
Fee in-district $1,550
Fee in-state $1,550
Fee out-of-state $1,550

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 885
Combined charge for room and board $7,348
Room charge $4,182
Meal charge $3,166

Miles College Majors

Major Bachelor's
Business Administration and Management, General 49
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 43
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 23
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 18
Social Work 12
Child Development 11
Accounting 7
History, General 7
Music, General 6
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 5
Mathematics, General 5
Management Information Systems, General 3
Chemistry, General 2
Elementary Education and Teaching 2
English Language and Literature, General 2
Political Science and Government, General 2
Environmental Science 1
Visual and Performing Arts, General 1
Grand Total 199
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 24% 18% 31%
  • Full-time retention rate - 55%
  • Part-time retention rate - 29%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,081
Citations
59,027

Publication / Citation count by topic

Engineering
743 / 15,493
Chemistry
638 / 14,197
Biology
496 / 16,891
Physics
425 / 9,559
Medicine
342 / 14,732
Materials Science
341 / 6,619
Environmental Science
146 / 5,229
Computer Science
143 / 6,111
Organic Chemistry
132 / 2,141
Biochemistry
123 / 5,075
Structural Engineering
91 / 1,367
Mechanical Engineering
86 / 1,450
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
84 / 1,657
Molecular Biology
71 / 2,924
Business
57 / 1,741
Acoustical Engineering
52 / 1,390
Animal Science
50 / 1,800
Electrical Engineering
49 / 1,276
Pharmacology
49 / 1,805
Technical Drawing
48 / 840
Immunology
46 / 1,913
Environmental Management
42 / 3,162
Nutrition and Food Science
41 / 706
Art & Design
41 / 2,313
Geology
41 / 993
Optical Engineering
40 / 856
Health Science
39 / 1,281
Computer Engineering
38 / 1,259
Inorganic Chemistry
35 / 531
Microbiology
35 / 682
Surgery
35 / 2,683
Anesthesiology
33 / 1,890
Chemical Engineering
32 / 1,303
Demography
28 / 679
Psychology
26 / 543
Mathematics
26 / 618
Virology
26 / 1,852
Automation and Control engineering
22 / 238
Pharmacy
21 / 102
Ecology
21 / 429

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 130 1156
1992 178 1279
1993 176 1517
1994 142 1791
1995 79 2117
1996 30 2070
1997 20 2163
1998 23 2095
1999 25 2104
2000 30 2172
2001 58 2395
2002 57 2621
2003 41 2729
2004 24 2761
2005 15 2606
2006 17 2645
2007 14 2545
2008 30 2370
2009 29 2306
2010 29 2201
2011 45 2226
2012 37 2352
2013 60 2615
2014 55 2590
2015 26 2489
2016 30 2274
2017 34 1910
2018 33 1557
2019 19 1570
2020 19 1612
2021 25 1305

Notable alumni

  1. Autherine Lucy

    Autherine Lucy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1929-2022 (aged 93)
    Occupations
    militantteacher
    Biography

    Autherine Juanita Lucy was an American activist who was the first African-American student to attend the University of Alabama, in 1956. Her expulsion from the institution later that year led to the university's President Oliver Carmichael's resignation. Years later, the University admitted her as a master's student and in 2010 a clock tower was erected in her honor on its campus.

  2. Bernard Kincaid

    Bernard Kincaid
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Bernard Kincaid is an American politician who is the former Mayor of Birmingham, Alabama, elected in 1999. In 2007 he was defeated in a bid for re-election, winning only 8% of votes. He was succeeded by Larry Langford.

  3. Bennett M. Stewart

    Bennett M. Stewart
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1912-1988 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    politicianuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Bennett McVey Stewart was an American politician who as a part of the Democratic party served as a U.S. Representative from Illinois from January 3, 1979 until January 3, 1981.

  4. Juandalynn Givan

    Juandalynn Givan
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Juandalynn Givan is an American lawyer and politician. She serves as a Democratic member of the Alabama House of Representatives, where she represents Jefferson County.

General info

Alternative names MC
Founded 1898
Motto Knowledge and Peace and Love for all
Colors purple, gold
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 268
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 5500 Myron Massey Blvd
Fairfield, Alabama, 35064-2621
United States
City population 11,000
Phone 20592910001645
Fax +1 (205) 929 1453

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