2011-2012 Fact Book

Miami University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Miami's most recent accreditation review was in 2005 and resulted in a continuation of our accreditation for ten years, through 2015.

Visit Miami University Accreditation to learn more.

Accredited Programs
Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Accountancy - Undergraduate Degree 1984 2011 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Accountancy - Master's Program 1989 2011 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Architecture (Master's) 1978-79 2009 National Architecture Accrediting Board
Art Education 1989 2007 National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Art Education 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Athletic Training 1988 2010 Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
Biological Sciences (MAT program) 2009 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Chemical Engineering1 2008 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Chemistry 1941 2008 American Chemical Society
Clinical Psychology (Doctoral Program) 1972 2006 American Psychological Association
Computer Engineering 2007 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Computer Science1 2004 Yes2 Accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Dietetics 2004 2010 Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education
Educational Leadership - Principal 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Leadership - Superintendent 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Leadership - Curriculum, Instruction and Professional Development 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Leadership - Curriculum and Teacher Leadership 2009 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Psychology - Intervention Specialist 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Psychology - Alternative Intervention Specialist 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Psychology - School Psychology 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Electrical Engineering1 2007 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Engineering Technology - Mechanical Engineering Technology (Associate's) 1996 Yes2 Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Engineering Technology - Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (Associate's) 1996 Yes2 Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Engineering Technology - Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology concentration (Bachelor's) 2004 Yes2 Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Engineering Technology - Mechanical Engineering Technology concentration (Bachelor's) 2004 Yes2 Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.
English (MAT program) 2009 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Farmer School of Business (all programs) 1932 2011 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Interior Design 2002 2009 Council for Interior Design Accreditation
Kinesiology and Health - Physical Education 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Kinesiology and Health - Health Education 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Manufacturing Engineering 1990 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Mathematics (MAT program) 2009 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Mechanical Engineering 2004 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Music, Music Education, Performance 2001 National Association of Schools of Music; National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Nursing (Associate's) 1973 2006 National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (Associate's) 1968 2009 Ohio Board of Nursing
Nursing - RN-BSN completion (Bachelor's) 1981 2006 National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing - RN-BSN completion (Bachelor's) 2009 2009 Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing - Traditional Pre-Licensure1 (Bachelor's) 2007 2010 Ohio Board of Nursing
Nursing - Traditional Pre-Licensure1 (Bachelor's) 2009 2009 Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Paper Science and Engineering 1998 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
(Bernard) Rinella Learning Assistance Center 1994 2008 College Reading and Learning Association (certifies tutors only; CRLA is not an accreditation agency)
Speech Pathology and Audiology 1983 2008 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association; National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Social Work 1999 2010 Council on Social Work Education Commission on Accreditation
Student Counseling Service Internship Program for Professional Psychology 1999 2011 American Psychological Association
Teacher Education (all programs) 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Theatre 2010 National Association of Schools of Theatre

Updated 11/2/11

1Programs were retroactively accredited to the preceding year. Graduates from the previous year are considered to have graduated from an accredited program.

2For those programs that are accredited by the various commissions of ABET, Inc, the date of the next general accreditation visit is available at  http://www.abet.org/AccredProgramSearch/AccreditationSearch.aspx (search for Miami University). According to ABET guidelines, we are not permitted to report the period (number of years) of accreditation, and therefore are reporting the computing, engineering and technology programs that are currently accredited.

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

History of In-State Tuition and Fees, 1980 - 2011

Distribution of Financial Aid by Type, AY 2011-2012

7-Year History of Undergraduate Cumulative Debt Load

Detailed tuition, fee, room and board, and financial aid information is also available in the Common Data Set (sections G and H).

Explanation of Terms

Miami University offers courses on three campuses and one learning center in Southwestern Ohio, as well as a European center in Luxembourg. Miami's enrollment goals emphasize quality. For Fall 2011, there were 18,482 applicants for the Oxford campus freshman class; 3,581 new freshmen were enrolled, with the middle 50% of those students having ACT scores between 24 and 29. Due to small yearly variations in freshman yield and the number of students graduating, as well as changes in graduate enrollment, overall enrollment tends to fluctuate from year to year.

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

15th Day of Classes

October 15th

October 15th data is used for internal and external reporting, including reporting to the U.S. Department of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), college guidebooks, and others. If you are seeking information that is not available here, please email InstitutionalResearch@MiamiOH.edu.

Summary Charts

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity, 1992 - 2011

End of Semester

Data reported to the Ohio Board of Regents comes from the end of the semester. End of semester enrollment figures are typically higher because they contain online and other non-standard course enrollments. If you are seeking information that is not available here, please email InstitutionalResearch@MiamiOH.edu.

Fall 2011 Credit Hours by Campus of Course, Course Level and Student Residency

Fall 2011 Credit Hours by Campus, Level and Subject of Course

Fall 2010 and Fall 2011 Credit Hours by Campus and Level of Course

Explanation of Terms

Some basic statistics on Miami's graduation and retention rates for new freshmen are contained on the Student Right to Know webpage. This federally required reporting follows the progress of cohorts of first time, full time new freshmen for 6 years from the time they begin college.

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

Graduation Rates (with 5-year history)

Graduation Rates, Overall

Graduation Rates, by Gender

Graduation Rates, by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rates, by Division

Retention Rates (with 5-year history)

Retention Rates, Overall

Retention Rates, by Gender

Retention Rates, by Race/Ethnicity

Retention Rates, by Division

Success Rates

Success Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Undergraduates

Success Rates for Full-Time Undergraduate Transfer Students

Explanation of Terms

Introduction

Accreditation

Miami University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Miami's most recent accreditation review was in 2005 and resulted in a continuation of our accreditation for ten years, through 2015.

Visit Miami University Accreditation to learn more.

Accredited Programs
Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Accountancy - Undergraduate Degree 1984 2011 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Accountancy - Master's Program 1989 2011 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Architecture (Master's) 1978-79 2009 National Architecture Accrediting Board
Art Education 1989 2007 National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Art Education 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Athletic Training 1988 2010 Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
Biological Sciences (MAT program) 2009 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Chemical Engineering1 2008 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Chemistry 1941 2008 American Chemical Society
Clinical Psychology (Doctoral Program) 1972 2006 American Psychological Association
Computer Engineering 2007 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Computer Science1 2004 Yes2 Accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Dietetics 2004 2010 Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education
Educational Leadership - Principal 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Leadership - Superintendent 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Leadership - Curriculum, Instruction and Professional Development 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Leadership - Curriculum and Teacher Leadership 2009 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Psychology - Intervention Specialist 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Psychology - Alternative Intervention Specialist 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Educational Psychology - School Psychology 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Electrical Engineering1 2007 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Engineering Technology - Mechanical Engineering Technology (Associate's) 1996 Yes2 Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Engineering Technology - Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (Associate's) 1996 Yes2 Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Engineering Technology - Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology concentration (Bachelor's) 2004 Yes2 Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Engineering Technology - Mechanical Engineering Technology concentration (Bachelor's) 2004 Yes2 Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.
English (MAT program) 2009 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Farmer School of Business (all programs) 1932 2011 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Interior Design 2002 2009 Council for Interior Design Accreditation
Kinesiology and Health - Physical Education 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Kinesiology and Health - Health Education 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Manufacturing Engineering 1990 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Mathematics (MAT program) 2009 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Mechanical Engineering 2004 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Music, Music Education, Performance 2001 National Association of Schools of Music; National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Nursing (Associate's) 1973 2006 National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (Associate's) 1968 2009 Ohio Board of Nursing
Nursing - RN-BSN completion (Bachelor's) 1981 2006 National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing - RN-BSN completion (Bachelor's) 2009 2009 Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing - Traditional Pre-Licensure1 (Bachelor's) 2007 2010 Ohio Board of Nursing
Nursing - Traditional Pre-Licensure1 (Bachelor's) 2009 2009 Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Paper Science and Engineering 1998 Yes2 Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
(Bernard) Rinella Learning Assistance Center 1994 2008 College Reading and Learning Association (certifies tutors only; CRLA is not an accreditation agency)
Speech Pathology and Audiology 1983 2008 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association; National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Social Work 1999 2010 Council on Social Work Education Commission on Accreditation
Student Counseling Service Internship Program for Professional Psychology 1999 2011 American Psychological Association
Teacher Education (all programs) 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Theatre 2010 National Association of Schools of Theatre

Updated 11/2/11

1Programs were retroactively accredited to the preceding year. Graduates from the previous year are considered to have graduated from an accredited program.

2For those programs that are accredited by the various commissions of ABET, Inc, the date of the next general accreditation visit is available at  http://www.abet.org/AccredProgramSearch/AccreditationSearch.aspx (search for Miami University). According to ABET guidelines, we are not permitted to report the period (number of years) of accreditation, and therefore are reporting the computing, engineering and technology programs that are currently accredited.

Admissions

Tuition and Financial Aid

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

History of In-State Tuition and Fees, 1980 - 2011

Distribution of Financial Aid by Type, AY 2011-2012

7-Year History of Undergraduate Cumulative Debt Load

Detailed tuition, fee, room and board, and financial aid information is also available in the Common Data Set (sections G and H).

Explanation of Terms

Enrollments and Credit Hours

Miami University offers courses on three campuses and one learning center in Southwestern Ohio, as well as a European center in Luxembourg. Miami's enrollment goals emphasize quality. For Fall 2011, there were 18,482 applicants for the Oxford campus freshman class; 3,581 new freshmen were enrolled, with the middle 50% of those students having ACT scores between 24 and 29. Due to small yearly variations in freshman yield and the number of students graduating, as well as changes in graduate enrollment, overall enrollment tends to fluctuate from year to year.

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

15th Day of Classes

October 15th

October 15th data is used for internal and external reporting, including reporting to the U.S. Department of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), college guidebooks, and others. If you are seeking information that is not available here, please email InstitutionalResearch@MiamiOH.edu.

Summary Charts

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity, 1992 - 2011

End of Semester

Data reported to the Ohio Board of Regents comes from the end of the semester. End of semester enrollment figures are typically higher because they contain online and other non-standard course enrollments. If you are seeking information that is not available here, please email InstitutionalResearch@MiamiOH.edu.

Fall 2011 Credit Hours by Campus of Course, Course Level and Student Residency

Fall 2011 Credit Hours by Campus, Level and Subject of Course

Fall 2010 and Fall 2011 Credit Hours by Campus and Level of Course

Explanation of Terms

Graduation and Retention Rates

Some basic statistics on Miami's graduation and retention rates for new freshmen are contained on the Student Right to Know webpage. This federally required reporting follows the progress of cohorts of first time, full time new freshmen for 6 years from the time they begin college.

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

Graduation Rates (with 5-year history)

Graduation Rates, Overall

Graduation Rates, by Gender

Graduation Rates, by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rates, by Division

Retention Rates (with 5-year history)

Retention Rates, Overall

Retention Rates, by Gender

Retention Rates, by Race/Ethnicity

Retention Rates, by Division

Success Rates

Success Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Undergraduates

Success Rates for Full-Time Undergraduate Transfer Students

Explanation of Terms

Degrees Awarded

Faculty and Staff

Finances

*Accessible versions are available upon request. (See Report an Accessibility Issue.)