Millikin University

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$31,032

4% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$21,935

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

8.21%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

63.8%

3,608 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

2,055

91.8% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

60%

299 Graduates

About

Millikin University is a higher education institution located in Macon County, IL. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Millikin University were Registered Nursing (45 degrees awarded), Speech Communication & Rhetoric (35 degrees), and General Business Administration & Management (35 degrees).

In 2016, 565 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Millikin University. 59.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 40.4% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (455 degrees), 12.6 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (36 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Millikin University is $31,032, which is $6,617 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($24,415).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Millikin University is $31,032, which is $6,617 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($24,415).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $21,935.

In 2016, 93% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 72% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$31,032

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Millikin University was $31,032. The cost of tuition at Millikin University is $6,617 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($24,415).

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Average Net Price

$21,935

2016 Value

3.99%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Millikin University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $21,935. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Millikin University grew by 3.99%.

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Other Student Expenses

$10,287

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Millikin University was of $10,287 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board increased by 10.4% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

93%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

72%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

93% of undergraduate students at Millikin University received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 1.06% with respect to 2015, when 94% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

8.21%

2015 Default Rate

59

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Millikin University was 8.21%, which represents 59 out of the 719 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Millikin University received 3,608 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 1.92% annual growth. Out of those 3,608 applicants, 2,302 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 63.8% acceptance rate.

There were 2,055 students enrolled at Millikin University in 2016, and 5% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Millikin University has an overall enrollment yield of 19.5%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

63.8%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

2,302

Accepted Out of 3,608

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Millikin University was 63.8% (2,302 admissions from 3,608 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 60%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants grew by 1.92%, while admissions grew by 8.38%.

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SAT Scores

5%

Submission Percentage

21

Scores Submitted

5% of enrolled first-time students at Millikin University in 2016 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Millikin University has a total enrollment of 2,055 students. The full-time enrollment at Millikin University is 1,887 students and the part-time enrollment is 168. This means that 91.8% of students enrolled at Millikin University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Millikin University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 70.8% White, 13.5% Black or African American, 6.28% Hispanic or Latino, 4.18% Two or More Races, 1.31% Asian, 0.195% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Millikin University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (41.8%), followed by White Male (28%) and Black or African American Male (7.62%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (46%), followed by White Male (28.6%) and Two or More Races Male (7.94%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

91.8%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Millikin University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,055 students. The full-time enrollment at Millikin University is 1,887 and the part-time enrollment is 168. This means that 91.8% of students enrolled at Millikin University are enrolled full-time compared with 81% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

72%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Millikin University was 72%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (74%), Millikin University had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,455

  2. Black or African American

    278

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    129

The enrolled student population at Millikin University is 70.8% White, 13.5% Black or African American, 6.28% Hispanic or Latino, 4.18% Two or More Races, 1.31% Asian, 0.195% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 55.6% White, 14% Black or African American, and 12.4% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 27 students (1.31%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 109 more women than men received degrees from Millikin University. The majority of degree recipients at Millikin University are white (455 degrees awarded). There were 12.6 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (36 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Millikin University is Registered Nursing (45 degrees awarded), followed by Speech Communication & Rhetoric (35 degrees) and General Business Administration & Management (35 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Millikin University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Visual & Performing Arts (87 degrees awarded), Philosophy and Religious Studies (7 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (28 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Millikin University are Miscellaneous managers (291,349 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (218,421 people), Designers (211,982 people), Postsecondary teachers (178,270 people), and Marketing & sales managers (126,939 people).

The most specialized majors at Millikin University are Visual & Performing Arts (87 degrees awarded), Philosophy and Religious Studies (7 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (28 degrees), Communications (35 degrees), and Physical Sciences (11 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Millikin University are Physicians & surgeons, Dentists, Dental hygienists, Chief executives & legislators, and Financial analysts

The most specialized majors at Millikin University are Visual & Performing Arts (87 degrees awarded), Philosophy and Religious Studies (7 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (28 degrees), Communications (35 degrees), and Physical Sciences (11 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Millikin University are Elementary & secondary schools (415,552 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (384,391 people), Hospitals (223,957 people), Computer Systems Design (176,786 people), and Insurance carriers & related activities (125,908 people).

The most specialized majors at Millikin University are Visual & Performing Arts (87 degrees awarded), Philosophy and Religious Studies (7 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (28 degrees), Communications (35 degrees), and Physical Sciences (11 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Millikin University.

Most Common

  1. 45 degrees awarded

  2. 35 degrees awarded

  3. 35 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Millikin University was Registered Nursing with 45 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 228

  2. 337

In 2016, 228 degrees were awarded to men at Millikin University, which is 0.677 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (337).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 31 degrees were awarded to men at Millikin University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.55 times more than the 20 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 40 degrees were awarded to women at Millikin University in Registered Nursing, which is 8 times more than the 5 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

51%

100% Completion Time

61%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 51% of students graduating from Millikin University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 61% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 63% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Millikin University is Male and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    455 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    36 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    21 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Millikin University is white (455 degrees awarded). There were 12.6 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (36 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    281 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    174 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    20 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Millikin University is white female (281 degrees awarded). There were 1.61 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (174 degrees).

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Operations

Millikin University has an endowment valued at nearly $122M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $3.26M (2.66%), compared to the 2.13% average return ($717k on $33.6M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2015, Millikin University had a total expenditure of $50.2M. Of that $50.2M, they spent $19.8M on salaries and $50.2M on benefits.

Millikin University employs 48 Associate professors, 40 Assistant professors, and 27 Professors. Most academics at Millikin University are Female Associate professors (26), Male Associate professors(22), and Male Assistant professors (22).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Millikin University are: Office and Administrative Support, with 50 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 43 employees, and Management with 34 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$122M

2015 Endowment

2.11%

decline from 2014

Millikin University has an endowment valued at about $122M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Millikin University declined 2.11% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $88.7M higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $372k - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Millikin University received $372k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

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$19.8M

Salary Expenditure

$50.2M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Millikin University had a total expenditure of $50.2M. Of that $50.2M, they spent $19.8M on salaries and $50.2M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

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Salary Expenditure

$19.8M

2015 Salaries

2.16%

decline from 2014

In 2015, Millikin University paid a median of $19.8M in salaries, which represents 39.4% of their overall expenditure ($50.2M) and a 2.16% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 4.33% decline from 2013 and a 2.86% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 13.3M (38.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$8.44M

Instructional Salaries

141

Number of Employees

In 2015, Millikin University paid a total of $8.44M to 141 employees working as instructors, which represents 42.6% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.52M (34%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor

Most Common Instructor

48 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

50 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Millikin University were Associate professor with 48 employees; Assistant professor with 40 employees; and Assistant professor with 27 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Millikin University were Office and Administrative Support with 50 employees; Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 43 employees; and Management with 34 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Associate professor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Millikin University was Female Associate professor with 26 employees, Male Associate professor with 22 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 22 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Millikin University.

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