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Milligan University

Christian liberal arts college in Tennessee

From Wikipedia

Milligan University is a private Christian liberal arts university in the town of Milligan College, Tennessee. Founded in 1866 as the Buffalo Male and Female Institute, and known as Milligan College from 1881 to May 2020, the school has a student population of more than 1,300 students, most of whom reside and study on its campus. Milligan University is historically related to the Christian Churches/Churches of Christ, the Christian Church , and the a cappella Churches of Christ, with about 25 percent of the student body coming from these religious groups. The university offers over 100 programs of study leading to both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

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What is Milligan University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

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Religious Studies
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Criminal Justice
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Earth Sciences
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Political Science
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Computer Science
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Influential People

Who are Milligan University's Most influential alumni?

Milligan University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Economics, Anthropology, and Religious Studies

Danny Carroll

American politician

Charles Finley

American politician

E. C. Duggins

E. C. Duggins

American football coach

Paul M. Blowers

Professor of church history

Kevin Brown


Dayton E. Phillips

American politician

Mercy Akide

Association football player

David Davis

American politician

Keith N. Schoville

American language professor

Alfred A. Taylor

Alfred A. Taylor

American politician

Buddy Bolding

American baseball player and coach

Robert Love Taylor

Robert Love Taylor

U.S. Representative from Tennessee from 1879 to 1881, Governor of Tennessee from 1887 to 1891 and from 1897 to 1899, and United States Senator since 1907