Miles College: Ranking & Review

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United States
Top 42%

Miles College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,650837813

28 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

24 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

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.

Miles College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,254 and other expenses per full academic year.

Miles College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 888 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$10,632$10,632
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,162$1,162
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$448$448

Programs and Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6262
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service5151
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2828
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2424
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1818
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1010
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences77
Social Sciences66
English Language and Literature & Letters44
Mathematics and Statistics44
Physical Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Natural Resources and Conservation
Grand Total223223

A total of 223 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Miles College.

Graduation rate21%18%27%
  • Full-time retention rate - 50%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Alternative namesMC
MottoKnowledge and Peace and Love for all
Religious affiliationChristian Methodist Episcopal
Mission StatementMiles College is a senior, private, liberal arts Historically Black College with roots in the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church that motivates and prepares students, through committed faculty, to seek knowledge that leads to intellectual and civic empowerment. The Miles College education engages students in rigorous study, scholarly inquiry, and spiritual awareness enabling graduates to become life-long learners and responsible citizens who help shape the global society.
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff299
Instructional FTE105
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address5500 Myron Massey Blvd
Fairfield, Alabama, 35064-2621
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population11,000
Fax+1 (205) 929 1453

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