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Miami University
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  • 4 Year
  • OXFORD, OH

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
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  2. Value
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  3. Diversity
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  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade A+
  7. Professors
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  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
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  10. Campus Food
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  11. Student Life
    grade A
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

501 EAST HIGH ST
OXFORD, OH 45056
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Mid-American Conference
From Miami University

Miami University, founded in 1809 in Oxford, Ohio, has a national reputation for a superior educational experience and unparalleled professional preparation of its students. Miami is consistently ranked one of the top schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for its strong commitment to undergraduate teaching. Supported by experiences that lead to student success, Miami University students receive personal attention and guidance from our most experienced professors.

All undergraduate students benefit from a well-rounded liberal arts foundation, developing lifelong skills for any career. Over 61% of Miami students graduate with at least one minor or additional major. More than 49% of students study abroad; nearly 100% participate in internships or field work prior to graduation. More than 2,000 undergraduate students participate annually in significant research and scholarship activities. Among 2017-2018 graduates, 96% were employed or continuing their education by Fall 2018.

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Miami University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
February 1
Acceptance Rate
80%
SAT Range
1190-1390
ACT Range
25-30
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$22,989 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$11,999 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
82%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
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Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 175 responses
57%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 201 responses
59%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 200 responses

Majors

Engineering and Computing at Miami University

The College of Engineering and Computing offers you the chance to change the world. As an engineer or computer scientist you provide solutions to today's most pressing problems. You work on grand challenges from health care to environmentally friendly designs on systems that affect all of us both locally and globally.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    19%
  • On Campus
    81%
  • Online
    1%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
16,682 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
564
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
13%
Varsity Athletes
3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 114 responses
  • Preppy
    30%
  • All of the Above
    19%
  • Involved
    16%
  • Miami
    9%
  • A spirited bunch
    7%
  • Fratty
    7%
  • Drunk
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
67%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 256 responses
Poll
54%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 283 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 142 responses
  • All of the above!
    33%
  • Love & Honor
    25%
  • Preppy
    11%
  • Fratagonia
    8%
  • Forward thinkers
    5%
  • A spirited bunch
    4%
  • J Crew U!
    4%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$47,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
81%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 119 responses

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