Miami University of Ohio

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Miami University of Ohio, officially Miami University, and also referred to as Miami U, MU or Miami of Ohio, is a four-year, public university in Oxford, Ohio. Miami University was established in 1809 and was one of the first universities in the United States. It is coeducational and one of Ohio’s largest research institutions.

It was recently ranked No. 3 in the nation among undergraduate teaching universities by U.S. News & World Report and No. 90 overall. It was ranked the No. 1 public university in Ohio by Forbes and No. 34 in the nation in the same category.

In addition to highly ranked and nationally recognized academic programs, Miami University is also known for its athletic prowess. The university’s student athletes and sports teams are collectively known as the Red Hawks and they compete in the Mid-American Conference. Many of Miami’s athletic teams are also nationally ranked and the university has won several national championships throughout its history.

General Information

Admission Office
301 South Campus Avenue
Oxford, OH 45056
(513) 529-2531
Fax: (513) 529-1550
[email protected]
Contact: Laurie Koehler
Director of Admissions
Main Address
Roudebush Hall
Oxford, OH 45056
(513) 529-1809
Total undergrads: 14,785
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 3,609
Degree-seeking undergrads: 14,699
Graduate enrollment: 2,406

Rural setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Residential campus
Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee
College has an application fee: Yes
Regular application fee: $45
Online application fee: $45
Enrollment Rates
Percent applicants admitted: 80%
Percent students who return for sophomore year: 90%

College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs
Architectural History/Criticism B
City/Community/Regional Planning B
Interior Architecture B

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
African-American Studies B
American Studies B
Italian Studies B
Latin American Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Bacteriology B
Biochemistry B
Botany B
Zoology B

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting B
Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business Administration/Management B,C
Business/Managerial Economics B
Finance/Banking B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management A,B
Office Management A,C
Operations Management B
Real Estate A

Communications & Journalism
Communications/Rhetoric B
Digital Communications/Multimedia B
Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Science B
Computer Systems Analysis B
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology A

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
English Teacher Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
German Teacher Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Latin Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Physics Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Special Education B
Speech Teacher Education B

Chemical Engineering B
Computer Engineering – General B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Engineering – General B
Engineering Physics B
Manufacturing Engineering B
Mechanical Engineering B

Engineering Technologies
Computer Systems A
Drafting and Design Technology C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Engineering Technology – General B
Engineering/Industrial Management B
Mechanical Engineering Technology A

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Family & Consumer Sciences
Foods/Nutrition Studies B
Human Development/Family Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature
Classics B
East Asian B
French B
German B
Linguistics B
Russian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Nursing (RN) B
Speech-Language Pathology B

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics – General B
Statistics B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Gerontology B
Technical study A

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B
Wood Science/Paper Technology B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion
Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences
Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services
Public Administration B
Social Work B

Science Technologies
Chemical Technology A

Security & Protective Services
Police Science A

Social Sciences
Anthropology B
Economics B
Geography B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:
    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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