JACKSON — The Princeton Review has selected Millsaps College as one of the country’s best institutions for undergraduate education. The education services company features Millsaps in the 2011 edition of its annual college guide “The Best 373 Colleges.”
Only about 15 percent of America’s 2,500 four-year colleges and two Canadian colleges are in the book. Robert Franek, Princeton Review’s senior vice president of publishing and author of “The Best 373 Colleges,” said outstanding academics is the primary standard for the selection of schools for the book.
In its profile about Millsaps The Princeton Review notes that points of pride for the College include a broad core curriculum, a strong interdisciplinary writing program, a five-year MBA program, highly respected pre-professional programs in law and medicine and a strong emphasis on study abroad.
The Princeton Review ranked Millsaps in the top 20 in the class discussions are encouraged category. The Princeton Review also placed Millsaps in the top 20 lots of race/class interaction category.
Earlier this year, The Princeton Review selected Millsaps as one of the nation’s 50 “Best Value” private colleges and universities.