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Miles College

Birmingham, AL

At A Glance

Main Address

5500 Myron Massey Blvd

Fairfield, AL 35064-2621

www.miles.edu

Admission Office

5500 Myron Massey Boulevard

Fairfield, AL 35064

(205) 929-1655

Fax : (205) 923-9292

admissions@miles.edu

Contact : Christopher Robertson

Director of Admissions and Recruitment

Type of School

Private

liberal arts college

4-year school

Coed

Historically Black College

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Member

Christian Methodist Episcopal Church

College Board Code: 1468

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 1,650

In-State Tuition : $11,794.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $11,794.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Bachelor's

Setting

Very Large City (>500k)

Urban

Commuter campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : Jul 31

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Apr 15

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Bachelor's degrees

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Historically Black College

College Board Member

Most Popular Majors

Bachelor's
Business/Marketing : 25.0%
Security and Protective Services : 18.0%
Biology : 14.0%
Communications/Journalism : 10.0%
Education : 8.0%
Public Administration and Social Services : 8.0%
Computer and Information Sciences : 6.0%
Social Sciences : 5.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General B

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting B
Business Administration and Management, General B
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management B

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General B

Education
Educational/Instructional Technology B
Elementary Education and Teaching B
English/Language Arts Teacher Education B
Mathematics Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education and Teaching B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B

English Language, Literature & Letters
English Language and Literature, General B

History
History, General B

Mathematics & Statistics
Mathematics, General B

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Science B

Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General B

Public Administration & Social Services
Social Work B

Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General B

Visual & Performing Arts
Music Pedagogy B
Music Performance, General B
Music, General B

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Cooperative Education

Cross-Registration

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Visiting/Exchange Student Program

Honors Program

Independent Study

Internships

Teacher Certification

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Computer Services

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Unique Facilities : African-American materials center, learning research center, Defense Intelligence Agency Center of Academic Excellence

Geographic Location : 6 miles from downtown.

Very Large City

Urban

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 1,650

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : --

Graduate enrollment : --

Other Activities & Organizations

Other Activities & Organizations : Students must maintain 2.0 GPA to participate in student activities that are not co-curricular on campus.

Housing Policies

Housing Options

Apartments For Married Students

Apartments For Single Students

Men's Housing

Wellness Housing (alcohol/drug/smoke-free)

Women's Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $150.00

Housing deposit is not refunded if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Golden Bears

Sport Member : NCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Intramural

Scholarship

NCAA Division II

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Health services

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Economically disadvantaged students services

Chaplain/spiritual director

Financial aid counseling

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Academic Support Programs

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Tutoring

Study skills assistance

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

N

Fraternities

Y

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

Y

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

Y

Model United Nations

Y

Music Ensembles

Y

Musical Theater

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

Y

Sororities

Y

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

Y

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Badminton

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Men's NCAA Division II

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division II

Women's NCAA Division II

Cross-Country

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's NCAA Division II

Women's NCAA Division II

Football

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Men's NCAA Division II

Golf

Men's NCAA Division II

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Women's NCAA Division II

Tennis

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Track and Field

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Track: Outdoor

Women's NCAA Division II

Volleyball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Women's NCAA Division II

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

3 letters of recommendation required. Admission to education program based on 2.0 GPA, 16 ACT and recommendations.

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name

Required

Recommended

History

0

4

English

0

4

Math

0

4

Science

0

4

Social Studies

0

4

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Apr 15

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : P Lanier

Financial aid office phone : (205) 929-1665

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

State aid form

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Alumni Affiliation

Athletics

Job Skills

Music/Drama

Religious Affiliation

Tuition payment plans

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$11,794.00

$11,794.00

$11,794.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$11,794.00

$11,794.00

$11,794.00

Room and board:

$7,460.00

$10,350.00

--

Books and supplies:

$1,200.00

$1,200.00

$1,200.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$800.00

$800.00

$800.00

Transportation expenses:

$1,920.00

$2,080.00

$2,080.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$23,174.00

$26,224.00

$15,874.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$23,174.00

$26,224.00

$15,874.00

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Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Baseball

Available

Basketball

Available

Available

Cross-Country

Available

Available

Football

Available

Softball

Available

Track and Field

Available

Available

Volleyball

Available

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 64

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 64

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 32

Admission Requirements (Required)

College Transcript(s)

Statement of good standing from Prior Institution(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Students who applied for transfer from 2 year schools: 86.0%

Students who applied for transfer from 4 year schools: 14.0%

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Junior

Senior

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

Special Requirements

High school transcript required if student has earned fewer than 32 semester hours.

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $11,794.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $7,460.00

Room & Board(off-campus): $10,350.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: --

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

International Student Adviser