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June 2, 2008

Millsaps College (Jackson, MS) Joins Tuition Rewards

Millsaps College (Jackson, MS) Joins Tuition RewardsMillsaps College, the premier liberal arts college in Mississippi and the first school in the state to offer a Phil Beta Kappa chapter, today joined SAGE Tuition Rewards. Rated a “best buy” and a “best value” by independent college guides, Millsaps offers its 1,085 undergraduates – 60% from out-of-state -- a choice of 29 majors and 26 minors.

Located in the heart of Jackson, Mississippi’s state capital, Millsaps boasts a 1:12 faculty-to-student ratio, with an average class size of 15. Anthropology major Chelsi Amelia West, awarded her diploma this month, was selected for a Fulbright Fellowship for graduate study abroad in 2008-09.

Millsaps is the 11th SAGE member college to be featured in Loren Pope’s acclaimed book, Colleges That Change Lives. Founded in 1890, Millsaps has already raised $100 million toward a capital campaign goal of $160 million -- dedicated to increased student scholarships, faculty resources, innovative programs and enhanced facilities. Affiliated with the United Methodist Church, Millsaps offers a Faith & Work Initiative committed to the development of critical moral reasoning and social responsibility.

Millsaps becomes our first college in the state of Mississippi, giving Tuition Rewards a presence in 34 states.

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