Consumer Information

Student Loan Cohort Default Rate

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY). The U.S. Department of Education releases official cohort default rates once per year.

Student Loan Cohort Default Rate
FY 2015 FY 2014 FY 2013
Miami University 8% 10.6%


Ohio 12.2% 13.6%


National 10.8% 11.5%


Source: U.S. Dept of Education

Cost of Attendance

Miami University provides student aid calculators to assist in early financial planning for college. These calculators will provide a preliminary estimate of federal and institutional financial aid eligibility.

Ohio Department of Higher Education Educator Preparation Performance Report

To continuously improve the quality of educator preparation programs in Ohio, Ohio Revised Code 3333.048 requires the Chancellor of Higher Education and the Superintendent of Public Instruction to establish and publish metrics for institutions of higher education that prepare educators and other school personnel. Reports are available for all institutions with initial licensure programs in the state.

Federal Title II Report on the Quality of Teacher Preparation at Miami University

Title II of the federal Higher Education Act requires annual reports on the quality of teacher preparation (Miami University's Title II Report). The reports provide information on a number of measures including enrollment, clinical experiences, licensure test pass rates, and other measures.