Millsaps College Rankings

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In the World#4127 of 14178
In North America#1162 of 2629
In the United States#1089 of 2528
In Mississippi#9 of 18
In Jackson#3 of 5

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
69%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$24,457 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
779
Graduates
41
Male:Female Ratio
46:54
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Millsaps College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate69%69%69%
Applicants5,2231,9153,308
Admissions3,5941,3252,269
Freshmen enrolled full time20392111

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
43 or 21%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1080
or below

75% of them
had 1290
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Millsaps College are 1080-1290 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
202 or 100%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Millsaps College are 21-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White504 (62%)
Black or African American189 (23%)
Nonresident Alien41 (5%)
Hispanic35 (4%)
Asian25 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown19 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native6 (0.7%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,457/year
Average aid awarded
$31,896
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$18,348
$30-48K$19,960
$48-75K$22,726
$75-110K$27,498
$110K+$26,787

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$38,600$23,568
Tuition in-state$38,600$23,568
Tuition out-of-state$38,600$23,568
Fee in-district$2,714$480
Fee in-state$2,714$480
Fee out-of-state$2,714$480

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity805
Combined charge for room and board$14,210
Room charge$7,950
Meal charge$6,260

Millsaps College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General3343
Accounting2114
Psychology, General17
Biology & Biological Sciences, General16
Neuroscience9
Biochemistry8
Sociology8
History, General7
Political Science and Government, General6
Geology & Earth Science, General6
Visual and Performing Arts, General6
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other5
Education, General4
Music, General3
Chemistry, General3
English Language and Literature, General2
Economics, General2
Philosophy2
Religion & Religious Studies1
Environmental Science1
European Studies & Civilization1
Sociology and Anthropology1
Mathematics, General1
Grand Total16357
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate72%59%87%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%

Publications & Citations

Publications
534
Citations
9,615

Publication count by topic

Psychology
65
Sociology
56
Chemistry
42
Biology
39
Geology
36
History
33
Philosophy
30
Mathematics
30
Business
28
Computer science
21
Art
20
Medicine
19
Physics
19
Geography
18
Economics
18
Political science
17
Engineering
10
Materials science
9
Environmental science
5

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History757224
Art896114
Geology1431926
Philosophy160725
Sociology1715526
Psychology20142,193
Business2123542
Geography2234294
Economics2284362
Political science2380100
Chemistry29211,673
Biology3450902
Physics362390
Engineering3859105
Medicine3964336
Computer science4103215
Materials science4233126
Environmental science446227
Mathematics460755

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990329
1991628
1992923
1993318
1994737
1995521
1996963
19971075
1998780
19991287
200016106
200115111
200212131
200312173
200414215
200512197
200617276
200710272
200815323
200918324
201026395
201138452
201227534
201331599
201420659
201514636
201620605
201723607
201830564
201924697
202026769

General info

Alternative namesMillsaps
Founded1890
WikipediaMillsaps College
MottoAd Excellentiam
Toward Excellence
Colorspurple, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May. Also Summer Session (June-July)
Total FTE staff259
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address1701 N State St
Jackson, Mississippi, 39210-0001
United States
City population174,000
Phone6019741000
Fax+1 (601) 974 1456

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