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University of Miami

Coral Gables, FL
University Website: www.miami.edu/
Apply Online: www.miami.edu/index.php/ug/applying/applynow/
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The University of Miami (informally referred to as UM, U Miami, Miami, or The U) is a private, non-sectarian university founded in 1925 with its main campus in Coral Gables, Florida, a medical campus in Miami city proper at Civic Center, and an oceanographic research facility on Virginia Key.

As of 2009[update], the university currently enrolls 15,629 students in 12 separate colleges, including a medical school, law school, and a school focused on the study of oceanography and atmospheric sciences. These colleges offer approximately 115 undergraduate, 114 master’s, 51 doctoral, and two professional areas of study. Over the years, the University's students have represented all 50 states and close to 150 foreign countries. With more than 13,000 full and part-time faculty and staff, UM is the sixth largest employer in Miami-Dade County.

Research is a component of each academic division, with UM attracting $326 million per year in sponsored research grants. UM offers a large library system with over 3.1 million volumes and exceptional holdings in Cuban heritage and music. UM also offers a wide range of student activities, including fraternities and sororities, a student newspaper and radio station. UM's intercollegiate athletic teams compete in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, and its football team has won five national championships since 1983.

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  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $38,440.00 avg tuition

University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL 33124
(305) 284-2211

Apply online Admissions:
www.miami.edu/index.php/admission/
Financial Aid:
www.miami.edu/index.php/office_of..

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Miami

Statistics:
Applied 27,747
Admitted 10,635 38%
Enrolled total 2,172
Full Time: 2,139
Part Time 33
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 600 690
SAT Math 630 710
SAT Writing 600 690
ACT Composite 28 32
ACT English 28 34
ACT Math 27 32
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 91%
4-year graduation rate 67%
6-year graduation rate 80%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline 2013-01-01
Early Admission Deadline 2012-11-01
Early Decision Deadline 2012-11-01
Financial Aid Deadline 2013-02-01
Student Response Deadline 2013-05-01
Transfer Student Application Deadline 2013-03-01
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Miami

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $38,440.00 $38,440.00 $38,440.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,214.00 $1,214.00 $1,214.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,600.00 $1,600.00 $1,600.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $28,800.00 $28,800.00 $28,800.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $896.00 $896.00 $896.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,600.00 $1,600.00 $1,600.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $11,528.00 $9,460.00 $3,610.00
Other Expenses $2,790.00 $3,270.00 $3,610.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $70.00
Graduate Application Fee $65.00
Books and Supplies $2,540.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 81%
Percent receiving grant aid 77%
Avg amount of grant aid $26,217.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 44%
Avg amount of student loan aid $7,810.00

University of Miami

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X X
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
American/United States Studies/Civilization X
Latin American Studies X X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Epidemiology X
Exercise Physiology X X
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography X X
Microbiology and Immunology X X
Neuroscience X X
Pharmacology X
Physiology, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Managerial Economics X X
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies X
Finance, General X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Management Science X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Real Estate X
Taxation X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Advertising X
Broadcast Journalism X
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia X
Journalism X X
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
Photojournalism X
Public Relations/Image Management X X
Radio and Television X X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Graphics X
Computer Science X X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Education, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration X
Music Teacher Education X X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels X
ENGINEERING
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering X
Architectural Engineering X
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X X
Civil Engineering, General X X
Computer Engineering, General X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering X
Industrial Engineering X X
Mechanical Engineering X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Engineering/Industrial Management X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X X
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Family and Community Services X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X
Latin Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Critical Care Nursing X
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing X
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling X
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor X
Music Therapy/Therapist X X
Nurse Anesthetist X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law X
International Law and Legal Studies X
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other X
Legal Studies, General X
Programs for Foreign Lawyers X
Tax Law/Taxation X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X
Mathematical Statistics and Probability X
Mathematics, General X X
Mathematics, Other X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Ancient Studies/Civilization X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Natural Resources Management and Policy X
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Jewish/Judaic Studies X
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General X
Chemistry, General X X
Chemistry, Other X
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Meteorology X
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical X X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Community Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Criminology X
Economics, General X
Geography X X
International Relations and Affairs X X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Acting X
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Art/Art Studies, General X X
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics X
Cinematography and Film/Video Production X X
Conducting X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Graphic Design X
Jazz/Jazz Studies X X
Keyboard Instruments X X
Music Pedagogy X
Music Performance, General X X
Music Theory and Composition X X
Music, General X
Music, Other X X
Musicology and Ethnomusicology X
Photography X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management X
Visual and Performing Arts, Other X
Voice and Opera X X

University of Miami Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
McKnight Doctoral Fellowship $12000 January 15, 2015
Balanced Man Scholarship Varies September 23, 2014
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