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As a regional, commuter campus for its larger, sister school in Oxford, Ohio, Miami University – Middletown, also known as MUM, allows its students to easily receive a Miami University education while not having to move too far away from home. Since it is smaller, the school possesses a small student body and thus, focuses on great student to faculty ratios, with about 16 students per class. Additionally, the school caters to a wide diversity of students, both on a multicultural and age level, with an average age of 24 and a maximum of 79.

The school offers a slew of associate degrees and certificate programs to enhance individual’s skills within the business and professional world, while also allowing students to achieve bachelor’s degrees in integrative studies, nursing and engineering technologies. Actually, many of the students at Miami University – Middletown start the first one or two years of their bachelor’s degree at the school before transferring over to a four-year university.

Since almost half of the student body has part-time or full-time jobs, the school provides the opportunity for individuals to earn an associate’s degree by going to school on the weekends instead of during the week with their SaturdaySelect program.

Moreover, the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, which operates under the Higher Learning Commission, has accredited Miami University – Middletown and all of its academic courses.

Unique Programs

Due to the wide variety of individuals that attend Miami University – Middletown, the school offers a bunch of extra services to its students to make life that much easier. Besides weekend and part-time course for students with families or jobs, the school also offers on-site childcare to allow parents to attend classes.

Also, the school provides academic tutoring, advising, career counseling, job placement, wireless Internet, use of the Bennett Recreation Center and parking all for free. Not to mention that Miami University – Middletown has some of the lowest tuitions rates of all of the regional Ohio campuses.


Since Miami University – Middletown offers a wide variety of degrees and certificates, as well as accepts students within the 15 – 79 age range, admission requirements vary.

For first time students applying out of high school, the school requires applicants to submit a high school transcript as well as their ACT or SAT scores. If students took those particular tests more than two years before applying, they are not required. Official GED scores are required if an applicant did not graduate from a high school or was home schooled. Miami University – Middletown accepts open admissions.

At the same time, the school offers eligible high school students the opportunity to participate in the Post Secondary Enrollment Options Program (PSEOP), allowing them to chip away at college credit requirements by taking preapproved college courses. Interested students must submit a high school transcript, a letter of recommendation from a teacher in a specific subject area and a completed application signed by the individual, their parent or guardian and a high school counselor. Fall term applications are do in May, while spring term applications are do in November.

Financial Aid

Like most schools, Miami University – Middletown requires all students interested in receiving financial aid to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Although the school recommends filling out and submitting the application before the priority deadline in February, the FAFSA can be turned in one month before classes start.

Besides the traditional forms of aid, such as grants, loans and work-study, Miami University – Middletown also offers a slew of scholarships that cater to students in need and students studying specific fields, like art, history, business and health. Applications for scholarships are due at the beginning of March every year, with a second round deadline residing in May.

Student Financial Aid Details

Ranks 4765th for the average student loan amount.
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Playing within the Ohio Regional Campus Conference (ORCC), the Miami University – Middletown Thunderhawks are definitely a force to be reckoned with, seen with their men’s basketball team winning both the conference championship and the ORC state championship in the 2009-2010 season.

Dawning the white, red and blue colors of the school, students at Miami University – Middletown can participate in a variety of men’s and women’s sports, including baseball, basketball, golf, tennis, softball and volleyball. Additionally, the school’s athletic training department is nationally certified – as well as state licensed – as an allied athletic training health care provider.

Information Summary

Ranks 108th in Ohio and 2877th overall
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Campus Crime Statistics

  Incidents per 100 Students
Aggravated assault N/A N/A
Murder & Non-Negligent Manslaughter N/A N/A
Rape N/A N/A
Robbery N/A N/A
Arson N/A N/A
Burglary 1 0.05
Larceny N/A N/A
Vehicle theft N/A N/A
Arrest N/A N/A

Local Crime Statistics

  Incidents per 100 People
Aggravated assault 226 0.46
Murder & Non-Negligent Manslaughter 4 0.01
Forcible Rape 39 0.08
Robbery 95 0.19
Arson N/A N/A
Burglary 1,309 2.69
Larceny 2,949 6.05
Vehicle theft 111 0.23

Student Enrollment Demographics

Student Graduation Demographics

Demographics – Main Campus and Surrounding Areas

Reported area around or near Middletown, OH 45042
Surrounding communitySmall suburb (inside urban area but outside city, pop. under 100,000)
Total Population27,374 (20,832 urban / 6,542 rural)
Households10,961 (2.48 people per house)
Median Household Income$44,979
Families7,861 (2.93 people per family)

Carnegie Foundation Classification

Associate's — Public 4-year Primarily Associate's
Undergraduate PopulationMedium full-time four-year, inclusive
EnrollmentVery high undergraduate
Size & SettingSmall four-year, primarily nonresidential

General Characteristics

Title IV EligibilityParticipates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Highest offeringBachelor's degree
Calendar SystemSemester
Years of college work requiredN/A
Variable Tuition
Religious AffiliationN/A
Congressional District3908

Special Learning Opportunities

Distance LearningN/A
ROTC — Army / Navy / Air Force  —   /   / 
Study Abroad
Weekend College
Teacher Certification

Student Tuition Costs and Fees

Ranks 2711th for total cost of attendance
  In District In State Out of State
Effective as of 2014-09-19
FT Undergraduate Tuition $4,676 $4,676 $13,769
FT Undergraduate Required Fees $396 $396 $396
PT Undergraduate per Credit Hour $210 $210 $589
FT Graduate Tuition N/A N/A N/A
FT Graduate Required Fees N/A N/A N/A
PT Graduate per Credit Hour N/A N/A N/A
Total Cost of Attendance — On-Campus $6,322 $6,322 $15,415
Total Cost of Attendance — Off-Campus w/out Family $20,973 $20,973 $30,066
Total Cost of Attendance — Off-Campus with Family $12,333 $12,333 $21,426

Student Tuition Cost History and Trends

Prior year cost comparison
  In District In State Out of State
Published Tuition & Fees $4,793 $4,958 $4,793 $4,958 $13,445 $13,847
  Cost (regardless of residency)
Effective as of 2014-09-19
Books & Supplies $1,540 $1,438
On-Campus – Room & Board N/A(N/C)
On-Campus – Other Expenses N/A(N/C)
Off-Campus w/out Family – Room & Board $10,640 $10,596
Off-Campus w/out Family – Other Expenses $5,203 $5,230
Off-Campus with Family – Room & Board $5,203 $7,650

Admission Criteria

 = Required,   = Recommended,   = Neither required nor recommended
Open Admissions
Secondary School GPA / Rank / Record N/A /  N/A /  N/A
College Prep. CompletionN/A
Formal competency demoN/A
Admission test scoresN/A
Other testsN/A

Admission Credits Accepted

Dual Credit
Life Experience
Advanced Placement (AP)

Student Services

Remedial Services
Academic / Career Counseling
PT Cost-defraying Employment
Career Placement
On-Campus Day Care
Library Facility

Student Living

First-time Room / Board Required
Dorm CapacityN/A
Meals per WeekN/A
Room FeeN/A
Board FeeN/A

Faculty Compensation / Salaries

Ranks 2086th for the average full-time faculty salary.
Effective as of 2014-09-20
Tenure system N/A
Average FT Salary $61,857 ($66,691 male / $57,121 female)
Number of FT Faculty 55 (26 male / 29 female)
Number of PT Faculty 161
FT Faculty Ratio 0.3 : 1
Total Benefits $1,700,691

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