Miami is listed in Forbes' "Best Value Colleges 2018"

Forbes logoMiami University ranks 68th among public universities nationwide in Forbes magazine’s list of Best Value Colleges 2018.

Miami ranks 120th on the full list that highlights 300 private and public institutions.

Institutions were assessed based on the following criteria:

  • Alumni earnings, which accounts for 20 percent and is based on the Department of Education’s College Scorecard and PayScale.
  • Net price, 20 percent, used the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System.
  • Net debt, 20 percent, used the average federal debt load per student.
  • School quality, 20 percent, based on the 2017 Forbes Top Colleges ranking of 650 institutions.
  • Timely graduation, 10 percent, “rewarding schools with high six-year graduation rates.”
  • Population of Pell Grant recipients.