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Miami University - Oxford Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Miami University - Oxford, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Miami University - Oxford Ranked?

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2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Miami University - Oxford was awarded 122 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is health professions.

Overall Quality

Miami of Ohio is ranked #230 out of 1,715 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2021 Best Colleges list. This puts it in the top 15% of all schools in the nation. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Miami of Ohio held the #271 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Out of the 80 colleges in Ohio, Miami of Ohio is ranked at #7.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Miami of Ohio?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Miami University - Oxford is a competitive 68%, so make sure you take your application seriously when putting it together. Even leaving out a minor detail could be a reason to move you to the rejection pile.

Average Test Scores

About 23% of students accepted to Miami of Ohio submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 580 and 670. Math scores were between 610 and 710.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Miami University - Oxford  ( 580 to 670 )

SAT Math Scores for Miami University - Oxford  ( 610 to 710 )
Miami of Ohio received ACT scores from 85% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 26 and 31.

ACT Composite Scores for Miami University - Oxford  ( 26 to 31 )

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Miami University - Oxford Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Miami University - Oxford, this ratio is 14 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Miami University - Oxford is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Miami University - Oxford

Freshmen Retention Rate

Miami University - Oxford has a freshmen retention rate of 91%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  91 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at Miami of Ohio for first-time, full-time students is 65%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  65 out of 100

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Excellent Overall Diversity at Miami of Ohio

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 17,147 undergraduates at Miami of Ohio with 16,619 being full-time and 528 being part-time.

Miami of Ohio Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

With an overall score of 87.22 out of 100, Miami of Ohio is one of the most diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  87.22 out of 100
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How Much Does Miami University - Oxford Cost?

The overall average net price of Miami of Ohio is $21,758. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Miami of Ohio

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$11,689 $13,871 $19,050 $24,048 $26,131

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Miami of Ohio, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Miami of Ohio, approximately 41% of students took out student loans averaging $7,876 a year. That adds up to $31,504 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Miami of Ohio is 7.4%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Miami of Ohio Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Miami of Ohio make about $47,100 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. That's great news for Miami of Ohio students since it is 18% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.


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Location of Miami University - Oxford

Miami University - Oxford is a public institution situated in Oxford, Ohio. The location of Miami of Ohio is a good match for students who are interested in living in a college town while they pursue their degree.

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Location of Miami University - Oxford

Contact details for Miami of Ohio are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 501 East High St, Oxford, OH 45056
Phone: 513-529-1809

Miami University - Oxford Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 100 majors graduated from Miami University - Oxford. Of these students, 5,139 received undergraduate degrees and 947 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Finance & Financial Management 379 $59,500
Marketing 346 $52,800
Health & Physical Education 301 $29,600
General Psychology 246 $29,300
Public Relations & Advertising 183 $42,100
Radio, Television & Digital Communication 179 $44,300
Accounting 178 $54,400
Political Science & Government 170 $33,600
General Biology 167 $26,100
Health/Medical Prep Programs 167 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Miami University - Oxford along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Miami of Ohio

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 4,131 students took at least one online class at Miami University - Oxford. This is an increase from the 3,661 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 4,131 999
2016-2017 3,661 930
2015-2016 3,318 681
2014-2015 2,422 480
2013-2014 1,753 405

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