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

  • Joshua Travers, COM

    • Fri Oct 20 2017, 9:30 AM
    • ''Exploring the Role and Therapeutic Potential of G??-GRK2 Inhibition in Cardiac Fibroblasts, Fibrosis and Remodeling''

  • Shannon Rapovy, COM

    • Fri Oct 20 2017, 10:00 AM
    • '' The Contribution of L-Arginine Biosynthesis for Anti-mycobacterial Immunity''

  • Jessica Kestler, CECH

    • Tue Oct 24 2017, 8:00 PM
    • ''How Does Pre-Sleep Usage of LED Screen Technology Affect Sleeping Behavior and Academic Achievement?''

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