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private liberal arts institution of higher education for women in Oakland, California, U.S. Men may study in the graduate-level programs. Mills College offers more than 30 undergraduate majors in English and foreign literatures, languages, and cultures; ethnic and women's studies; fine arts; natural sciences; mathematics and computer science; social sciences; creative writing; and education. Master's degrees are available in art, dance, education, English, interdisciplinary computer science, liberal studies, management, creative writing, and music; a doctorate in educational leadership is also offered. Mills has cross-registration programs with 12 California institutions, exchange programs with 15 American colleges, and study abroad programs in 20 countries. Facilities include the Jane Baerwald Aron Art Center (home of the Mills College Art Museum), the Women's Leadership Institute, and the Center for Contemporary Music. Total enrollment is approximately 1,200

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