N/A

Acceptance Rate

$7,623

Avg.Financial Aid

001028

FAFSA Code

About Miles College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,550

Website

www.miles.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Christian Methodist Episcopal

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

A private, Christian Methodist Episcopal university, Miles College is situated in Fairfield, AL. Miles College occupies a total area of about 76 acres. The foundation of Miles College was laid down in the year 1898. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Miles College has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is "Knowledge and Peace and Love for all." and its official colors are purple and gold. Across all the courses offered at Miles College, the enrolment stands at 1,456. The school has a total of 91 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Around 87% of the students are 24 and under at Miles College. Shedding some light on gender distribution at MC, around 50% of the students are females and 50% are males. In its 122 years of existence, MC has produced several known personalities like Richard Arrington Jr., Bennett Stewart, U. W. Clemon, and Bernard Kincaid. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 20 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact

Address

5500 Myron Massey Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2.06E+13
Fax: 2059291426
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Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

None

The university is selective in taking in students. Moreover, admission to MC is moderately difficult. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Miles College. It is a non-refundable amount. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Miles College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 5500 Myron Massey Blvd, Fairfield, Alabama 35064-2621. To gather more information, they can call them at (205) 929-1000 x1645.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$15,246

Average Annual Cost

$10,632

Books And Supplies

$200

Other Fees

$1,500

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$7,254

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,832

Total One Year Cost

$22,418

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to MC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $24,722 per year. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($12,464), books and supplies ($250), room and boarding ($7,348), and budget for other expenses ($2,912). For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

54%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

40%

Male Professors

60%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

51 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

51 Graduates

Biology, General

28 Graduates

Social Work

24 Graduates

Communication, Journalism, and Rela...

18 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

10 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

7 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

7 Graduates

Political Science and Government

6 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

4 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

4 Graduates

History

3 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,550

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

85%

Full-time

95%

Part-time

5%

Students Gender

Male

47%

US National: 44%

Female

53%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

3% White

0% Unknown

95% Black

1% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

0% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

34%

Out Of State

66%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$43,158 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 90% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

90%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$4,182/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,072/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,072/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Golden Bears

School Colors

purple and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conf

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

5

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by MC. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $7,348 per year for living on campus. Miles College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at MC costs around $3,072 per year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol and campus emergency phones. There are around 50% male and 50% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$20,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$26,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$31,241

$37,353

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$324 - 388

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,623

Students Receiving Federal Grants

91%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,631

Students Receiving State Aid

37%

Average Aid Per Year

$840

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

36%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,853

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$7,757

$30K - $48K

$7,873

$48K - $75K

$6,817

$75K - $110K

$5,562

> $110K

$4,186

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at MC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average financial aid at Miles College is around $6,437 and the federal grant is $5,912. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $1,113 and institutional aid worth $6,437.

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