Miami University-Oxford (Miami of Ohio)

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Miami of Ohio can be found in Oxford, OH, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Miami University-Oxford has an enrollment of over 21,000 students.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores to Miami of Ohio. A score in the range of 1190 to 1390 on the SAT exam, or 25 to 30 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Miami of Ohio average GPA ranges from 3.42 to 3.64 for accepted students. Miami of Ohio sends acceptance letters to about 80% of students applying. Of those that are accepted, roughly 19% enrolled. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected Miami of Ohio acceptance rate 2021 is estimated to be 69%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Miami of Ohio Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Miami University-Oxford was reported as 80.4% in Fall 2020 with over 28,900 college applications submitted to Miami of Ohio. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • Miami of Ohio ACT Scores: 25 - 30
  • Miami of Ohio Average GPA: 3.42 - 3.64

How Hard Is It to Get into Miami University-Oxford?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Miami of Ohio is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Miami of Ohio has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 65.4%
  • 2017-2018: 68.2%
  • 2018-2019: 74.6%
  • 2019-2020: 80.4%
  • Projected Miami of Ohio Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 69.3%

How Does Miami of Ohio Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Miami University-Oxford is forty-two percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Xavier University76.4%
University of Dayton72.0%
Northern Kentucky University90.2%
University of Indianapolis92.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Miami of Ohio (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading590 - 680
Math600 - 710
Total Score1190 - 1390
ACT®Score Range
English24 - 32
Math25 - 29
Composite Score25 - 30
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