Mills College: Ranking & Review

Mills College logo
Oakland
rank
United States
rank
World
rank
37382600
Top 16%

Mills College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate87%0%87%
Applicants9610961
Admissions8370837
Enrolled undergraduates1790179
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,3101281,182

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresNeither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Mills College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$63,767$63,767
Off-campus$64,679$64,679
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,788 and other expenses per full academic year.

Mills College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 794 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$44,765$44,765
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,471$1,471
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,865$1,865
Tuition for Full-time graduates$33,480$33,480
Fees for full-time graduates$1,366$1,366
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,860$1,860

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Education541771
Visual and Performing Arts262652
Social Sciences5050
English Language and Literature & Letters271643
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services43135
Psychology3030
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2626
Public Administration and Social Service Professions61319
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies71118
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences8816
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1515
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services358
Health Professions and Related Programs88
Mathematics and Statistics55
History44
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Physical Sciences11
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total821416417403

A total of 222 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Mills College.

At the master's and doctor's level 181 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalWomen
Graduation rate69%69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%

General info

Alternative namesMC
Founded1852
MottoUna destinatio, viae diversae
One destination, many paths
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff350
Instructional FTE113
Research FTE5
Public Service FTE13
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.mills.edu
Address5000 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, California, 94613
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population423,000
Phone5104302255
Fax+1 (510) 430 3314

Mills College in Social Media