2015-2016 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. 

The College of Arts and Science

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Clinical Psychology (Doctoral Program) 1972 2014 American Psychological Association
Spanish and Portuguese 2015 2015 American Council on the Teachings of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)
Speech Pathology and Audiology* 1983 2008 Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

*Also nationally recognized by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) through a review of its professional organization.

The College of Creative Arts

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Architecture (Master's) 1978-79 2009 National Architecture Accrediting Board
Art Education 2012 National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Interior Design 2002 2016 Council for Interior Design Accreditation
Music, Music Education, & Music Performance 2013 National Association of Schools of Music
Theatre 2010 National Association of Schools of Theatre

The College of Education, Health, and Society

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Art Education Program* 2012 National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Athletic Training Program 1988 2012 Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
Music Education Program* 2013 National Association of Schools of Music
Nutrition Program 2004 2014 Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
Social Work Program 2014 Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Teacher Education 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Accreditation (NCATE)

*The Art Education and Music Education programs are associated with the College of Education, Health and Society but are housed in the College of Creative Arts.

The College of Engineering and Computing

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Bioengineering 2014 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Chemical Engineering 2008 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Computer Engineering 2007 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Computer Science 2004 Yes Accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET
Electrical Engineering 2007 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Manufacturing Engineering 1990 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Mechanical Engineering 2004 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Paper Science and Engineering 1998 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET

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

For programs that are accredited by the various commissions of ABET, Inc, the date of the next general accreditation visit is available at ABET Accredited Program Search (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 and engineering programs that are currently accredited.

The College of Liberal Arts and Applied Science

Engineering Technology

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Mechanical Engineering Technology (associates degree) 1996 Yes* Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET
Electrical and Computing Engineering Technology (associates degree) 1996 Yes* Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET
Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology concentration (bachelors degree) 2004 Yes* Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET
Mechanical Engineering Technology concentration (bachelors degree) 2004 Yes* Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET

*For those programs that are accredited by the various commissions of ABET, Inc, the date of the next general accreditation visit is available at ABET Accredited Program Search (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 engineering technology programs that are currently accredited.

Nursing

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
RN-BSN completion 2009 2014 Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Traditional Pre-Licensure* 2007. 2009 2012, 2014

Ohio Board of Nursing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

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

The Farmer School of Business

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Accountancy (undergraduate) 1984 2016 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Accountancy (master's) 1989 2016 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Farmer School of Business (all programs, excluding the Economics master's program) 1932 2016 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

Additional Accredited Programs

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
(Bernard) Rinella Learning Assistance Center 1994 2013 College Reading and Learning Association (certifies tutors only; CRLA is not an accreditation agency)
Student Counseling Service Internship Program for Professional Psychology 1999 2011 American Psychological Association

Updated 05/26/16

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

15th Day of Classes

October 15

Fall End of Term

Data reported to the Ohio Department of Higher Education 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 2015 Credit Hours by Campus of Course, Course Level and Student Residency

Fall 2015 Credit Hours by Campus, Level and Subject of Course

Fall 2014 and Fall 2015 Credit Hours by Campus and Level of Course

Winter End of Term

Enrollment by Campus and Level

Enrollment by Campus and Class

Enrollment by Campus, Level and Course Type

Enrollment by Campus, Level and Division

For information on student and faculty perceptions of the Winter Term, see the results of the most recent Winter Term Survey.

Explanation of Terms

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

Hamilton

Middletown

Oxford

Explanation of Terms

In the past, Miami University reported degrees awarded to IPEDS (i.e., federal reporting) at the Oxford campus level with a parent-child relationship which gave 4% of degrees to Hamilton and 4% of degrees to Middletown.

Beginning with the 2014-15 degrees awarded, Miami will report degrees awarded separately for each campus. For details on how the campus of the degree is determined, please read the Explanation of Terms.

Unless otherwise specified, all of the tables below include breakdowns by campus.

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

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. 

The College of Arts and Science

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Clinical Psychology (Doctoral Program) 1972 2014 American Psychological Association
Spanish and Portuguese 2015 2015 American Council on the Teachings of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)
Speech Pathology and Audiology* 1983 2008 Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

*Also nationally recognized by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) through a review of its professional organization.

The College of Creative Arts

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Architecture (Master's) 1978-79 2009 National Architecture Accrediting Board
Art Education 2012 National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Interior Design 2002 2016 Council for Interior Design Accreditation
Music, Music Education, & Music Performance 2013 National Association of Schools of Music
Theatre 2010 National Association of Schools of Theatre

The College of Education, Health, and Society

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Art Education Program* 2012 National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Athletic Training Program 1988 2012 Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
Music Education Program* 2013 National Association of Schools of Music
Nutrition Program 2004 2014 Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
Social Work Program 2014 Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Teacher Education 1954 2009 National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Accreditation (NCATE)

*The Art Education and Music Education programs are associated with the College of Education, Health and Society but are housed in the College of Creative Arts.

The College of Engineering and Computing

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Bioengineering 2014 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Chemical Engineering 2008 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Computer Engineering 2007 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Computer Science 2004 Yes Accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET
Electrical Engineering 2007 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Manufacturing Engineering 1990 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Mechanical Engineering 2004 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
Paper Science and Engineering 1998 Yes Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET

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

For programs that are accredited by the various commissions of ABET, Inc, the date of the next general accreditation visit is available at ABET Accredited Program Search (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 and engineering programs that are currently accredited.

The College of Liberal Arts and Applied Science

Engineering Technology

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Mechanical Engineering Technology (associates degree) 1996 Yes* Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET
Electrical and Computing Engineering Technology (associates degree) 1996 Yes* Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET
Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology concentration (bachelors degree) 2004 Yes* Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET
Mechanical Engineering Technology concentration (bachelors degree) 2004 Yes* Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET

*For those programs that are accredited by the various commissions of ABET, Inc, the date of the next general accreditation visit is available at ABET Accredited Program Search (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 engineering technology programs that are currently accredited.

Nursing

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
RN-BSN completion 2009 2014 Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Traditional Pre-Licensure* 2007. 2009 2012, 2014

Ohio Board of Nursing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

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

The Farmer School of Business

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
Accountancy (undergraduate) 1984 2016 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Accountancy (master's) 1989 2016 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Farmer School of Business (all programs, excluding the Economics master's program) 1932 2016 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

Additional Accredited Programs

Program Initial Accreditation Current Accreditation Accrediting Body
(Bernard) Rinella Learning Assistance Center 1994 2013 College Reading and Learning Association (certifies tutors only; CRLA is not an accreditation agency)
Student Counseling Service Internship Program for Professional Psychology 1999 2011 American Psychological Association

Updated 05/26/16

Admissions

Tuition and Financial Aid

Enrollments and Credit Hours

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

15th Day of Classes

October 15

Fall End of Term

Data reported to the Ohio Department of Higher Education 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 2015 Credit Hours by Campus of Course, Course Level and Student Residency

Fall 2015 Credit Hours by Campus, Level and Subject of Course

Fall 2014 and Fall 2015 Credit Hours by Campus and Level of Course

Winter End of Term

Enrollment by Campus and Level

Enrollment by Campus and Class

Enrollment by Campus, Level and Course Type

Enrollment by Campus, Level and Division

For information on student and faculty perceptions of the Winter Term, see the results of the most recent Winter Term Survey.

Explanation of Terms

Graduation and Retention Rates

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

Hamilton

Middletown

Oxford

Explanation of Terms

Degrees Awarded

In the past, Miami University reported degrees awarded to IPEDS (i.e., federal reporting) at the Oxford campus level with a parent-child relationship which gave 4% of degrees to Hamilton and 4% of degrees to Middletown.

Beginning with the 2014-15 degrees awarded, Miami will report degrees awarded separately for each campus. For details on how the campus of the degree is determined, please read the Explanation of Terms.

Unless otherwise specified, all of the tables below include breakdowns by campus.

All the following documents are provided in PDF format.*

Explanation of Terms

Faculty and Staff

Finances

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