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Millikin University
  • 4 Year
  • Decatur, IL

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

1184 W Main St
Decatur, IL 62522
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin
From Millikin University

Whether it's designing your own business, innovating health care, producing a Broadway musical or breaking new ground through scientific research, at Millikin, we practice what we teach. Internships. Student-run ventures. Learning laboratories. Global exploration. The result? Millikin graduates are prepared to make meaningful contributions as professionals and as a new generation of courageous, confident leaders.

Millikin is committed to maintaining an inclusive campus culture that respects and values diversity while providing different opportunities to celebrate differences within our inclusive community. Within our inclusive, vibrant community, you'll find many ways to get involved, form new friendships and find your perfect fit. Our passions may be different, but our goals are the same: academic success, career preparation and personal growth.

Millikin University offers more than 50 academic programs, 90 student clubs and organizations and 23 Men's & Women's Division III sports.

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Millikin University Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
71%
SAT Range
950-1200
ACT Range
19-27
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$22,138 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$26,735 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
88%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 33 responses
76%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 38 responses
58%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 38 responses

Majors

Theatre and Performance Studies, BA

The Bachelor of Arts degree in theatre and performance studies is for students seeking a broad-based education in theatre and performance. The flexibility of the BA program enables students to customize their education in all areas of production including dramaturgy, stage managing, house managing, assisting directors and choreographers, designing, performing and production managing.

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • All
    0%
  • None
    82%
  • Some
    18%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,919 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
76
Undergrads Over 25
5%
Pell Grant
40%
Varsity Athletes
28%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Friendly
    57%
  • Unique
    29%
  • Artsy
    5%
  • Open-Minded
    5%
  • Snob
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
90%
Poll
47%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 49 responses
Poll
64%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 47 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Welcoming
    52%
  • Artsy
    14%
  • Expensive
    14%
  • Different
    10%
  • Home away from home
    5%
  • Unique
    5%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
59%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 15 responses

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