Miles College 1

2014 Quick Stats
PO Box 3800

Birmingham, AL 35208

Phone: (205) 929-1000
2012-2013 Tuition
tuition and fees
rolling admission

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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
RNP Ranked Not Published.
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Regional Colleges (South)

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Miles College is a private institution that was founded in 1905. It has a suburban setting and the campus size is 96 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Miles College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (South), Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $11,014 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Miles College aims to utilize the best of its heritage in providing an environment that is both Christian and intellectual. In addition to maintaining an open door policy, the College also actively recruits students from diverse academic, social, economic, and racial backgrounds who manifest the potential for academic achievement at the college level. Not only does the College strive to produce students who possess critical and ethical perspectives about a global and pluralistic society, it also dedicates its energies to providing community programs and leadership.

General Information

School type private
Year founded 1905
Religious affiliation Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to Miles College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 12. It is least selective.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity least selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate N/A
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 12

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 54 percent.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Miles College is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.

Total enrollment N/A
Student gender distribution N/A
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NCAA II

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Campus Info & Services

Miles College offers a number of student services including placement service, health service, and health insurance. Miles College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at Miles College, 12 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Miles College.

Students who have cars on campus 12%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Tuition and fees $11,014 (2012-13)
Room and board $6,812 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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