Miami University—Oxford

Oxford, OH

Miami University—Oxford

Oxford, OH

Science & Engineering Profile

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Discovery and problem solving are foundational to the study of and careers in engineering and science. With science, we understand the world around us. With engineering, we develop solutions to the world’s biggest challenges. By studying these disciplines at Miami University, students prepare for strong entry into the workforce within their fields, as well as for long-term career success, based on the competencies they acquire through the university’s comprehensive liberal arts curriculum.

College of Engineering and Computing
Students in the College of Engineering and Computing graduate with a strong sense of ethics, an understanding of how to collaborate, and the ability to communicate. With an emphasis on socially engaged engineering and computing, students work on projects with global implications and humanitarian objectives. 

College of Arts and Science
Students in the College of Arts and Science become critical thinkers, exceptional communicators, and creative problem solvers. Multiple research centers allow undergraduates to work side-by-side with professors and outside experts to help solve the world’s problems. 

About Miami University
Miami is a medium-sized public university where faculty are hired for their subject-matter expertise, as well as their enthusiasm for teaching undergraduate students. With its focus on a liberal arts education, Miami is committed to:

1. Providing a broad-based education through the Miami Plan, which allows students to become experts within their field(s) of study while also acquiring skills and competencies such as critical and creative thinking, ethical reasoning, global learning, intercultural knowledge, information literacy, inquiry and analysis, problem solving, teamwork, and oral and written communication.

2. Ensuring students have program choices and the resources of a large research university but the personal attention other institutions reserve for their graduate students.

3. Offering flexible plans of study and encouraging students to combine multiple majors and/or minors with co- and extracurricular activities so that they can explore new interests and acquire the breadth and depth of experience employers seek.

4. Fostering a culture that nurtures creativity, embraces change, and is invigorated by new ideas and challenges.

Students thrive at Miami University because the path to success looks different for everyone, and at Miami, students are encouraged to define and pursue their own, distinctive paths.



Ranked #5 among colleges for "Best Undergraduate Teaching" | U.S. News & World Report, 2023


Ranked among the "Best National Universities" and #48 among "Top Public Schools" | U.S. News & World Report, 2023


Ranked the #13 “Best School for Internships” among public universities | The Princeton Review, 2023


Ranked #55 among the "Best Undergraduate Business Schools" | Poets&Quants, 2023


Ranked #35 among the "Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs" | U.S. News & World Report, 2022


#1 Most Beautiful U.S. College Town | Travel Trivia, 2022

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