Miles College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - BadQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Miles College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,875 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1905 and is the only school located in Fairfield, Alabama.

Miles College is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU) and is also affiliated with Christian Methodist Episcopal Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
Fair
Bachelor's degree is available at Miles College.

Miles College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Management, Business, Social Work, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
53%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Miles College is low at 53% (below Alabama average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Miles College is very low - 24%.

Student to faculty ratio at Miles College is decent: 17:1. Read more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,700
Medium
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median, about $10,700 per year. The additional fees at Miles College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $1,000; which totals $11,700 per academic year.

Read the details about Miles College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Miles College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (205) 929-1000 or check Miles College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,100
Medium
Miles College provides study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Miles College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Miles College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,000 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- around $4,100 per academic year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Miles College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Miles College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Miles College Location and Maps



Post Address: Miles College, 5500 Myron Massey Blvd, Fairfield, Alabama 35064-2621, USA
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