Milligan is a thriving liberal arts institution nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Northeast Tennessee. Located within minutes of downtown Johnson City and I-26, Milligan is within a day’s drive of most of the Eastern U.S. and an hour drive to historic Asheville, North Carolina.
The Appalachian Highlands, named an “All-America Region” by The National Civic League, is an area of natural beauty and rich history where you can enjoy historical locations, theaters, parks, restaurants, shops, and more! There also are many recreational opportunities, including boating, water skiing, snow skiing, white water rafting, fishing, jogging, and hiking.
Experience Milligan for Yourself
Milligan’s campus is never short of breathtaking views, or student activities. We encourage you to schedule a full tour with our admission’s office or take a virtual tour. Either way we can’t wait to meet you!
Milligan’s Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) has a population of around 500,000. It ranks in the top 20 percent of 354 metropolitan areas, based on cost of living, job outlook, climate, crime, transportation, education, the arts, health care, and recreation. It has been named one of the Top 100 Cities for Relocation by Forbes, the Top 40 Hottest Small Cities by Inc., and among the Top Ten Midsized Markets of the Decade by Southern Business & Development magazine.
Milligan’s 355-acre campus is filled with spots for everyone to enjoy! From breathtaking views, to peaceful prayer gardens, to academic libraries, Milligan’s campus never disappoints. Click on the image to download a copy!