Millikin University Rankings

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In the World#2923 of 14178
In North America#881 of 2629
In the United States#811 of 2528
In Illinois#33 of 100
In Decatur#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
71%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
23
Avg. cost to attend
$22,138 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,995
Graduates
88
Male:Female Ratio
44:56
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Millikin University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate71%65%77%
Applicants3,5311,7371,794
Admissions2,5161,1331,383
Freshmen enrolled full time486260226
Freshmen enrolled part time11

391 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

8 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
268 or 55%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 950
or below

75% of them
had 1200
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Millikin University are 950-1200 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
228 or 47%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Millikin University are 19-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1399 (67%)
Black or African American282 (14%)
Nonresident Alien107 (5%)
Hispanic104 (5%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown79 (4%)
Two or more races71 (3%)
Asian37 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$22,138/year
Average aid awarded
$26,735
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,656
$30-48K$17,692
$48-75K$20,390
$75-110K$23,486
$110K+$25,637

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$36,262$22,960
Tuition in-state$36,262$22,960
Tuition out-of-state$36,262$22,960
Fee in-district$792
Fee in-state$792
Fee out-of-state$792

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,122
Combined charge for room and board$11,668
Room charge$9,038
Meal charge$2,630

Millikin University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General2222
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse43
Music Performance, General27
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General25
Biology & Biological Sciences, General24
Accounting23
Social Work20
Visual and Performing Arts, Other20
Music Teacher Education19
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other19
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management17
Speech Communication and Rhetoric15
Psychology, General13
Elementary Education and Teaching13
Nurse Anesthetist13
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, Other11
Marketing, Other10
Sociology10
Early Childhood Education and Teaching9
Management Information Systems, General8
Chemistry, General7
Political Science and Government, General7
Mathematics, General6
Art Therapy & Therapist5
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching5
Creative Writing5
Nursing Education5
Fine & Studio Arts, General4
Spanish Language and Literature4
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies4
History, General3
Philosophy3
Athletic Training & Trainer3
Physics, General2
International Business & Trade & Commerce2
Music, General2
Environmental Studies2
Commercial and Advertising Art2
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision2
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other1
Social Science Teacher Education1
Education & Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed1
English Language and Literature, General1
Nursing Practice1
Grand Total4202714
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate59%49%67%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%

Publications & Citations

Publications
464
Citations
8,700

Publication count by topic

Psychology
109
Biology
70
Sociology
31
Medicine
31
Mathematics
30
Computer science
28
Political science
21
Chemistry
19
Physics
19
Economics
18
Art
16
History
14
Business
12
Materials science
11
Philosophy
7
Engineering
5
Geography
3
Environmental science
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History127269
Psychology15714,277
Art161121
Philosophy193013
Physics2526437
Business2530324
Sociology2581140
Computer science27361,017
Political science294345
Mathematics3125409
Geography346860
Economics349862
Medicine3601511
Environmental science3689101
Biology3895529
Chemistry4168342
Materials science4259121
Engineering525610

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990514
1991219
1992215
1993717
1994417
1995817
1996417
1997425
1998836
1999731
20001039
20011448
2002749
20031084
200413137
200514156
200610196
200711184
200816277
200919292
201017370
201127432
201220527
201324614
201416666
201518655
201612662
201711576
201820584
201918622
202017800

General info

Alternative namesMU
Founded1901
WikipediaMillikin University
MottoIn His Plenitudo Vis
In These, the Fullness of Strength
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff380
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address1184 W Main St
Decatur, Illinois, 62522-2084
United States
City population76,000
Phone2174246211
Fax+1 (217) 425 4669

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