Mills College Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Mills College is 10:1, and the school has 73.7 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Mills College include: Social Sciences; Psychology; Visual and Performing Arts; English Language and Literature/Letters; and Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 78.3 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts English (including composition)
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Computer literacy History
Mathematics Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 10:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Social Sciences 26%
Psychology 12%
Visual and Performing Arts 12%
English Language and Literature/Letters 11%
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 10%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Doctorate - research/scholarship
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects 10%
Learning communities 66%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified N/A
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program N/A
Institution is SOC Member N/A
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit N/A

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 78%
4-year graduation rate 52%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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