University of Miami
#210 Overall Influence#106 Desirability Rank

University of Miami

Private university in Coral Gables, Florida, United States

The University of Miami (UM) was founded in 1925. UM offers 132 bachelor’s and 148 master’s degrees, as well as 67 doctorates. Among the most popular of UM’s academic programs are those in business, management, and marketing, in biological and biomedical sciences, and in health professions.

UM’s Division of Continuing and International Education offers eight online master’s degree programs and one online doctoral program.

UM is associated with seven Nobel laureates:

Among many other distinguished individuals linked to UM, we may mention the following:

UM is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

34,281

Acceptance

32%

Graduation Rate

82%

Median SAT Score

1340

Median ACT Score

30

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$48,720

Fees (in-state)

$1,506

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$23,694
30K-48K$16,104
48K-75K$19,114
75K-110K$25,786
110K+$42,122

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$72,900

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

14K

Under-Grads

11K

Graduates

4K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

University of Miami, Coral Gables FL 33146

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

30 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

What is University of Miami known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#107 World Rank #38 USA Rank
Physics
#130 World Rank #46 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#79 World Rank #53 USA Rank
Medical
#68 World Rank #58 USA Rank
Business
#193 World Rank #72 USA Rank
Mathematics
#103 World Rank #84 USA Rank
Communications
#156 World Rank #84 USA Rank
Law
#166 World Rank #90 USA Rank
Computer Science
#250 World Rank #94 USA Rank
Chemistry
#172 World Rank #95 USA Rank
History
#275 World Rank #102 USA Rank
Philosophy
#244 World Rank #109 USA Rank
Engineering
#245 World Rank #113 USA Rank
Biology
#365 World Rank #141 USA Rank
Economics
#263 World Rank #143 USA Rank
Political Science
#354 World Rank #158 USA Rank
Anthropology
#302 World Rank #159 USA Rank
Psychology
#333 World Rank #176 USA Rank
Education
#309 World Rank #195 USA Rank
Nursing
#700 World Rank #271 USA Rank
Literature
#676 World Rank #276 USA Rank
Sociology
#1026 World Rank #590 USA Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#114 World Rank #84 USA Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are University of Miami's Most influential alumni?

University of Miami's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Medical, and Communications. University of Miami’s most academically influential people include Gene Roddenberry, Algis Budrys, and Sylvester Stallone.

Gene Roddenberry
Gene Roddenberry

American television screenwriter and producer

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Algis Budrys
Algis Budrys

American writer

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Sylvester Stallone
Sylvester Stallone

American actor, screenwriter, and film director

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Vincent Bugliosi
Vincent Bugliosi

American lawyer and true crime writer

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Aldemaro Romero Jr.
Aldemaro Romero Jr.

Biologist

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Jorge Ramos
Jorge Ramos

Mexican journalist and author

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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

American-Canadian français actor and professional wrestler

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Kayleigh McEnany
Kayleigh McEnany

American political commentator and writer

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P. J. O'Rourke
P. J. O'Rourke

American journalist

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Maurice R. Greenberg

American businessman

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Paul T. Baker

American anthropologist

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Lex Luger
Lex Luger

American professional wrestler

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