University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL 33146

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 16,744
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 4%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 4,293 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
(The institution has its own hospital)
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

38%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

University of Miami is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 32,528 applications and only 12,267 students were granted admission. University of Miami is at the #36 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 51% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 39% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT1210 to 1390
ACT28 to 32

Application Fee

$70
Undergrad students
$65
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, University of Miami's tuition was $45,600 for all students regardless of residency (70.2% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$37,424
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$45,600
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$45,600
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 79% of University of Miami's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 12% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,507 (which is 2.4% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Miami in 2016-2017, was 554, which is 27% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,659 (which is 4% below the national average.)

$4,507
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,659
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
79%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Miami has enrolled a total of 16,744 students (15,412 students full-time and 1,332 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 16,744 students, 578 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 48% men and 52% women and 10,792 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 5,952 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 541 students for distance studies.

16,744
Total Enrollment
578
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 39%

Hispanic: 22%

Non-resident alien: 16%

Black/African American: 8%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%

Asian: 6%

Two or more races: 3%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Miami.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 19% 899 453
Engineering 14% 695
Health Professions And Related Programs 10% 493
Legal Professions And Studies 9% 454 0
Social Sciences 6% 307
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 4% 213
Visual And Performing Arts 4% 181 0
Architecture And Related Services 3% 161
Psychology 2% 99
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 2% 81

Graduation & Dropout Rates

82%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Miami full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
18%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$46,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of University of Miami graduates 6 years after enrollment is $46,300. Last year, out of the total 2,315 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,107 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,144 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,798 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $46,300 $57,800
Employment Rate 91% 89%
Total Graduates 2,315 3,144

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of University of Miami.

City College-Miami
3.5 mile away
Barry University
12 mile away
St Thomas University
13.9 mile away