Miami University is rated as one of the top institutions in the country for undergraduate education because of the commitment of its faculty and the extremely high rate of undergraduate participation in research. Through close one-on-one advising, Biology faculty help students design their course of study and help guide them in choosing and achieving their career goals.

Faculty collaborate with graduate and undergraduate students in the laboratory and field. These research teams produce publications in the scientific literature and present their results at regional, national and international meetings.