Inspiring Education in America’s Heartland


Flexible programs for wherever you are in life.

Request Info

Connect with an Admissions Counselor Today!


Sign up for an info session or webinar.


Get started on your future today!

Empowering the Next Generation of Leaders

Yellow Springs has been home to Antioch University Midwest since 1852, when visionary leader Horace Mann laid the ideals for a university focused on progressive education, equality and activism. Although the university has undergone superficial changes since this time, the founding principles remain firm in the values of our students, faculty, and alumni.

Recent News

group photo of Antioch graduates 2019
Antioch University Midwest and Antioch University Online Celebrate Commencement

Antioch University Midwest and Antioch University Online congratulate the graduating class of 2019! This year we had the honor of watching 68 students from five-degree programs walk across the stage and receive their diplomas. Provost and CEO, Dr. Marian Glancy gave encouraging words to our students, and our audience, along with remarks from our Chancellor […]

Dave Lucas
Ohio Poet Laureate Dave Lucas Visits Antioch University Midwest

Dave Lucas, Ohio’s Poet Laureate, visited Antioch University Midwest reading his poetry and writing. Following the reading, Lucas answered audience questions and shared his ideas of poetry being democratic and natural. He said that often the words we say can be poetic —that poetry doesn’t necessarily need to be lofty, that it is found in the ordinary and […]

Confrere held at AUM
Reggio Conference held at AUM

The Ohio Voices for Learning: A Reggio Inspired Forum (OVL) held its spring statewide conference at AUM on Saturday, March 16, 2019. OVL is a network of study groups from each geographic region in Ohio. It sponsors two professional development events each year. “The conference offered participants learning opportunities in several workshops that blended both […]

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Progressive Degrees Inspiring Action

By offering a wide array of degrees in a variety of fields, AUM provides several pathways to professional and personal success. While each degree emphasizes critical thinking through experiential and collaborative learning, the plethora of options ensures you’ll earn the proper education to satisfy your life goals. Find a degree today that inspires you, and begin your pursuit of a successful career and meaningful life.

Hear what students and faculty say about our programs

Student and Alumni Stories

Jacob George
Special educator values support from cohort – Jacob George ’18

As Jacob George receives his second Master’s from Antioch University Midwest, he reflects on a time when he couldn’t have imagined ever being in this position. He struggled with anxiety and depression and made a series of bad choices when pursuing his undergraduate degree, squeaking by with his bachelor’s in English. He wasn’t proud of […]

Claudia Stamper headshot
Longtime Professional Nursing Assistant Finishes Healthcare Degree – Claudia Stamper ’18

Claudia Stamper was in the workforce for 20 years when her daughter invited her to an open house at Antioch University Midwest. It started with an invitation. Less than two years later, Claudia Stamper is ready to make big impact in the field of elder care. Stamper, who received her bachelor’s in Management with a […]

Darren Mabrey headshot
Furthering Education Opened More Perspectives for Student, Darren Mabrey

Darren Mabrey is a junior/senior at Antioch University Midwest, and enjoys every opportunity AUM provides for his journey into completing his BS in Human Services Administration. Darren was born, raised and currently lives in Dayton, Ohio. His love for the city fuels the desire to continue to work for non-profit organizations. Once Darren receives his […]