SAT Range 1,030 - 1,290
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Mills College is a Private not-for-profit school located in Oakland, CA. Mills College has a total enrollment of 1,397 with a graduation rate of 65% and a student/faculty ratio of 10:1.

If SAT (scholastic aptitude test) scores are required for admission to this school, both the SAT range and the national SAT averages will be displayed above. The SAT range is a reflection of the range of SAT scores that are generally (but not always) required to attend the school. The national SAT average distribution graph shows the average SAT scores for every school in the country. The Mills College SAT range (if available) is highlighted in blue to give students a general idea of what their SAT scores would need to be to attend Mills College.

School information

School typeDegree granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Institutional categoryPrivate not-for-profit
Avg. price for students receiving grants$27,181
Avg. price for students living on campus$62,697
Avg. price for students living off campus$62,931


Total applicants893
Total admissions639
Admission rate72%
Application fee$50
Average staff salary$84,528

25th percentile score

SAT math500
SAT reading530
SAT writing530
ACT composite24

75th percentile score

SAT math620
SAT reading670
SAT writing650
ACT composite30

Both the SAT and ACT scores are used for college admissions and generally contain the same types of content. The SAT score is derived by combining two sections with a low of 400 to a maximum score of 1600. The two sections are 200 to 800 for SAT Math and 200 to 800 for SAT Reading. The ACT composite score is derived by combining English, Math, Reading and Science with a range from 1 to 36.

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Source: The Mills College data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.