The Graduate School

UC to a Higher Degree

Graduate students play a critical role in the University of Cincinnati's status as a comprehensive research-intensive university. Through the Graduate School's 350 graduate degree and certificate programs, University of Cincinnati graduate students generate knowledge and discovery that benefit society.

High-quality graduate education is complemented by diverse professional development opportunities. Cincinnati provides the perfect backdrop for the graduate experience, offering academic-corporate partnerships, exciting career opportunities and all the big-city amenities in an area with an affordable cost of living.

At the University of Cincinnati Graduate School, we invest in tomorrow’s leaders and professionals.


UC offers 350+ graduate degrees and certificates.

Applications are open for Fall 2017 admissions.

Connect with the admissions representative for your program of interest.

What's Happening at the Graduate School?

Upcoming Dissertation Defenses

  • Xiaoming Lu, COM

    • Tue May 30 2017, 11:00 AM
    • '' Dissecting the genetic etiology of lupus at ETS1 locus''

  • Chao Jin, CEAS

    • Fri Jun 2 2017, 11:00 AM
    • ''Methodology on Exact Extraction of Time Series Features for Robust Prognostics and Health Monitoring''

  • Jennifer Schwanekamp, COM

    • Mon Jun 5 2017, 9:30 AM
    • '' Dissecting the Roles of Periostin and TGFBI in Cardiovascular Disease''

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