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Mills College

Oakland, CA
#6

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Founded in 1852, Mills College is a private institution residing on 135 urban acres in Oakland, California. The school offers more than 50 liberal arts majors; undergraduate programs are open to women only, but both genders may enroll in graduate programs. The Mills College Cyclones compete in the NCAA Division III California Pacific Conference.

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Quick Facts


5000 MacArthur Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94613

2014-2015 Tuition

$42,918 Tuition and Fees

Students

985 undergraduate students
0% male / 100% female

Admission

March 1 application deadline
68% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: private
Year Founded: 1852

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, certificate, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate

Majors Offered

Computer and Information Sciences, General, Early Childhood Education and Teaching, Engineering, General, Foreign Languages and Literatures, General, Comparative Literature, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Child Development, English Language and Literature, General, English Language and Literature/Letters, Other, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Biology, General, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Mathematics, General, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, Philosophy, Chemistry, General, Psychology, General, Public Policy Analysis, Economics, General, International Relations and Affairs, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Social Sciences, Other, American/United States Studies/Civilization, Latin American Studies, French Studies, Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies, Women's Studies, Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other, Dance, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Art/Art Studies, General, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Intermedia/Multimedia, Music, General, Music Performance, General, Music Theory and Composition, Music, Other, Business/Managerial Economics, History, General, Communication and Media Studies

Minors Offered

Computer and Information Sciences, General, Foreign Languages and Literatures, General, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Child Development, English Language and Literature/Letters, Other, English Language and Literature/Letters, Biology, General, Mathematics, Environmental Studies, Philosophy, Physical Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, Public Policy Analysis, Anthropology, Economics, General, American/United States Studies/Civilization, Asian Studies/Civilization, Latin American Studies, French Studies, Spanish and Iberian Studies, Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies, Women's Studies, Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other, Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Dance, Design and Applied Arts, Other, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Film/Cinema/Video Studies, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Intermedia/Multimedia, Fine and Studio Arts, Music, History, Communication and Media Studies, Journalism, Journalism

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 985
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 922
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 52
Percent of female undergraduates: 100%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, older student, personal, psychological, religious
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: campus ministries, choral groups, dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for women: crew (heavyweight), cross country, crew (lightweight), soccer, swimming, tennis, volleyball

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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 1 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 2 3 0
Motor vehicle theft 2 1 1
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 1 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 2 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter N/A 0 N/A
Negligent manslaughter N/A 0 N/A
Sex offenses - Forcible N/A 0 N/A
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) N/A 0 N/A
Robbery N/A 0 N/A
Aggravated assault N/A 0 N/A
Burglary N/A 0 N/A
Motor vehicle theft N/A 0 N/A
Arson N/A 0 N/A
Arrests - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession N/A 0 N/A
Drug law violations N/A 0 N/A
Liquor law violations N/A 0 N/A

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.