Degree Program Information

Professor speaks to his class in language lab, CAS
Professor Scott Hartley, wearing protective glasses, talks with students in the lab, CAS

Approval and Revision of Degrees

Types of academic and degree programs include major, co-major, minor, and certificates. New academic and degree programs and revisions of academic and degree programs must undergo a specific approval process.

Types of Degrees

According to the Ohio Department of Higher Education, an academic degree is defined as “any recognition or award for completion of a prescribed course of study in an institution of higher education designated by the customary titles of associate, bachelor, master, specialist or doctor."

Miami University offers associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.