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Millikin University is a private not-for-profit institution located in Decatur, Illinois. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

$33,672 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
71% Acceptance Rate

Where Is Millikin University?


Contact details for Millikin are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1184 W Main St, Decatur, IL 62522-2084
Phone: 217-424-6211

How Do I Get Into Millikin?

You can apply to Millikin online at:

Admission Requirements for Millikin

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank considered but not required
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations considered but not required
SAT or ACT Scores considered but not required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Millikin?

71% Acceptance Rate
58% Of Accepted Are Women
67% Submit SAT Scores
The acceptance rate at Millikin University is 71%. This means that is not quite as selective as some schools, but you'll still need to submit a good application if you want to be considered by the admissions department.

Approximately 42% of accepted students are men and 58% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 65%, and the acceptance rate for women is 77%.

Average Test Scores

About 67% of students accepted to Millikin submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 470 and 590. Math scores were between 470 and 570.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Millikin University  ( 470 to 590 )

SAT Math Scores for Millikin University  ( 470 to 570 )
Millikin received ACT scores from 43% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 19 and 28. Math scores were between 18 and 26. Composite scores were between 20 and 27.

ACT English Scores for Millikin University  ( 19 to 28 )
ACT Math Scores for Millikin University  ( 18 to 26 )
ACT Composite Scores for Millikin University  ( 20 to 27 )

Can I Afford Millikin University?

$33,672 Net Price
70% Take Out Loans
9.3% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Millikin is $33,672. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Millikin, approximately 70% of students took out student loans averaging $7,050 a year. That adds up to $28,200 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Millikin is 9.3%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

Millikin University Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,784 Full-Time Undergraduates
57% Women
22% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 1,875 undergraduate students at Millikin, with 1,784 being full-time and 91 being part-time.


There are also 107 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,784 full-time undergraduates at Millikin, 43% are male and 57% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Millikin University students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 29
Black or African American 239
Hispanic or Latino 72
White 1,228
International Students 70
Other Races/Ethnicities 146

Geographic Diversity

Illinois students aren't the only ones who study at Millikin University. At this time, 20 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 32 countries are represented at Millikin. The most popular countries sending students to the school are South Korea, Rwanda, and France.

Online Learning at Millikin University

108 Took All Classes Online
1,769 Took At Least One Class Online
334.4% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 1,769 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Millikin has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 24th most popular in Illinois for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Growth Rankings of Millikin

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Millikin University was 334.4%. This is the #96 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Millikin regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Millikin University Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Family Practice Nurse/Nursing 0
Nurse Anesthetist 0
Nursing Practice 0
Registered Nursing 0
Other Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 0


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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