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Online Graduate Studies

Miami University's online graduate degrees and certificates share the same personalized attention and commitment to teaching as our on-campus programs in Ohio. All of our master's degree programs are designed to support you to advance or change careers, while our online certificates offer training for in-demand skills in growing industries in Ohio and across the country.

Find the Online Graduate Program for You

Our flexible online graduate degrees are designed with working professionals or recent graduates in mind. We offer a streamlined curriculum that maximizes the impact of your education and focuses on career-advancing skills and professional growth.

Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction

Miami's online M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction empowers teachers and community educators to create inclusive, effective classrooms through an approach grounded in anti-racism, agency, community, and inquiry. Our cohort model will prepare you to make a meaningful impact in the lives of your students and communities.

Master of Education in Special Education*

Empower yourself to make a difference with Miami's online M.Ed. in Special Education. Whether seeking your initial special education licensure, adding to your existing Ohio license, or looking for an online master's degree, there is a convenient option to advance your career. Earn intervention specialist licensure in as few as 10 months and a master's degree in 14 to 24 months.

* Available to Ohio residents only

Master of Business Administration

The Miami MBA online program provides the same quality education that our on-campus MBA provides, but delivered online to accommodate your personal and professional goals. Develop adaptable in-demand skills that set you apart from the competition while preparing you for an ever-changing business landscape.

Master's in Entrepreneurship and Emerging Technology

The online Master's in Entrepreneurship and Emerging Technology (MEET) program leverages core curriculum, community ecosystems, and professional mentorship to deliver the experience-driven program you need to unlock a multitude of career possibilities. This technology entrepreneurship degree fully prepares you to innovate the future of business.

Master of Esports Management

Turn your passion for gaming into an exciting career in a rapidly growing industry. Miami University's Master of Esports Management degree — available both online and hybrid — gives you a solid foundation in all esports functions. Plus, a brief in-person residency gives you hands-on experience assisting with a top-ranked tournament organization.

Master of Science in Nursing

Miami's online M.S. in Nursing (MSN) degree features two tracks to prepare you for the next step in your career: Family Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Executive Leadership. Small class sizes create big benefits as our experienced faculty guide you to gain the skills you need to open doors to advancement. An MBA dual-degree pathway is also available.

Master of Arts in Instructional Design and Technology

Earn an online instructional design master's degree in as few as 12 to 14 months. Gain the knowledge and skills to design, develop, and meaningfully integrate technology and media to enhance learning and training opportunities for the K-12, higher education, or corporate world.

Master of Education in Educational Technology

Leverage the power of technology and media to engage K-12 students in meaningful learning. Whether you're a novice or an advanced user of technology, Miami's online M.Ed. in Educational Technology program focuses on each teacher's individual needs and supports each teacher's practice.

Master of Arts in Biology or Master of Arts in Teaching in Biological Sciences

Join a community of people working to ignite ecological and social change. Through innovative courses and master's degree programs, Project Dragonfly combines the flexibility of online courses and conservation action in your home community with unparalleled experiential learning and field study in the U.S. and across the world.

Hybrid Graduate Programs

Miami University offers a range of hybrid programs that provide the best of both worlds — combining the flexibility and convenience of online learning with the personal interaction and hands-on experience of in-person instruction.

Master of Science in Clinical Engineering

Miami's flexible hybrid M.S. in Clinical Engineering program combines the convenience of online courses with hands-on lab and internship experiences. Our comprehensive curriculum gives you the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in this rapidly growing field.

Master of Sport Analytics

Gain cutting-edge analytics knowledge in both sport performance and sports business with Miami's innovative Master of Sport Analytics degree – the first program of its kind in Ohio.

Online Graduate Certificates

In addition to our master's programs, Miami University offers flexible online certificate programs to help you achieve your educational and career goals quickly. These online certificates are typically less than a year in length. In some cases, scholarships are available to Ohio residents.

Esports Management

Miami's pioneering Graduate Certificate in Esports Management is taught online through Twitch and features a one-term boot camp providing hands-on experiences.

Geographic Information Sciences

Explore the latest geospatial technologies and advance your career with an online Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Sciences. Engage with award-winning GIS and remote sensing curriculum.

Sport Analytics

With Miami University's online Graduate Certificate in Sport Analytics, you'll learn about database management, analysis, and data visualization in sport performance and sport business analytics.

Miami Online Student Experience

You don't have to be in Ohio to experience Miami University's world-class student services. As a student in a Miami Online graduate degree or certificate program, you'll have the academic support you need to be successful, as well as the technical support and assistance with cost and aid you may need along the way.


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A Degree That Holds Its Worth

Miami University provides a rigorous academic experience to prepare high achieving, intellectually curious online students for success.


of master's graduates are successfully employed, enrolled in higher education, or in a volunteer/service program.

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Award-Winning Content

2022 Telly Awards

2022 Telly Award for Online DEI Certificate

High-Quality Courses

UPCEA Leaders in Professional, Continuing, and Online Education

2022 Excellence in Instructional Design Award for GIS Graduate Certificate

Inclusive Support Services

Collegiate Purple Star Award

2022 Collegiate Purple Star for Support of Military-Affiliated Students

Demonstrated Success

99% of 2021 master's students are employed or continuing their education within six months of graduation

Learn More About Miami’s Online Graduate Programs

From streamlined master's programs that efficiently offer career-advancing knowledge to certificates that make an impact on your skill set, Miami University offers an online graduate program to meet your needs. Learn more about our online graduate degrees and certificates to find out why Miami Online is the right fit for you.

Apply to Miami University

Take the next step toward career success through graduate online courses from Miami University. Submit your online graduate application today.