University of Miami

The University of Miami is a powerhouse of instrumental people and places shaping the world of tomorrow.

At the University of Miami, we educate leaders, problem solvers, and changemakers. With the flexibility to choose from more than 180 majors and programs across 11 schools and colleges, students design their education based on the topics that excite them most. Here, coursework integrates academic rigor and theory with hands-on experience so students are able to convert knowledge into fulfilling achievements. As early as freshman year, students collaborate with award-winning faculty on projects that make meaningful contributions beyond the classroom. Our international location, just seven miles from downtown Miami, provides students with meaningful opportunities for experiential learning locally and in countries around the world. On campus, we are united in our diversity and working to cultivate a culture of belonging.

Basic details

  • Region: Southeast
  • Location: Coral Gables, Florida
  • Campus setting: Suburban
  • Type of institution: Private

Admissions information and areas of study offered

  • Percentage of students admitted: 28%
  • Average ACT range: 31-34
  • Average SAT range: 1350-1480
  • Test optional? Yes
  • Common Application accepted? Yes
  • Areas of study offered include: Accounting/Finance; Anthropology; Architecture; Area Studies; Art History; Arts; Biology; Biomedical Engineering; Business; Chemistry; Communications; Computer Science; Criminal Justice; Design; Drama/Theatre Arts; Economics; Education; Ethnic/Cultural Studies; Engineering; English; Environmental Sciences; Film/Cinema Studies; Gender Studies; Genetics; Geography; Geology; History; Humanities; Information Sciences/Systems; International Relations; Journalism; Labour/Industrial Relations; Languages; Law; Linguistics; Literature; Management; Marketing; Mathematics; Medical Sciences; Meteorology; Music; Neuroscience; Nursing; Oceanography; Philosophy; Physics; Physiology; Political Science; Psychology; Public Health; Public Policy; Public Relations/Affairs; Social Work; Theology/Religion; Urban Planning; Urban Studies
  • Full list of majors available


  • International students are eligible for: Merit-based scholarship and financial aid
  • Estimated yearly cost (including tuition, board, room and student fees): $79,160


  • Athletic association for the majority of sports: NCAA - Division I
  • Varsity sports: Men's American Football; Men's Athletics / Track and Field; Women's Athletics / Track and Field; Men's Baseball; Men's Basketball; Women's Basketball; Men's Cross Country; Women's Football / Soccer; Men's Golf; Women's Golf; Women's Rowing; Women's Swimming and Diving; Men's Tennis; Women's Tennis; Women's Volleyball

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