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Miami Demographics & Diversity

Oxford, Ohio

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Miami are mostly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has low racial diversity. 23% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Miami University students
Race Percent of Students
White 77%
Black 3%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 10%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 18% more female students than male students enrolled at Miami University with a gender ratio of 54% women to 46% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Miami has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Miami University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 46%
Women 54%
Enrollment by gender for Miami University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 8,769
Women 10,338

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Miami serves a low number of students outside of Ohio, with 62 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Miami University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 62%
Out of State 36%
Foreign 2%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$72,182 per year

11% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 2%
Part time Undergrads 1.9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=204024 IPEDS survey data for Miami University.