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

  • Jessie Richard, CECH

    • Thu Aug 24 2017, 2:00 AM
    • '' Implementing Class-wide Matching to Sample Instruction in Preschool Classrooms to Teach Early Literacy Skills ''

  • Jennifer Keelor, CAHS

    • Tue Aug 29 2017, 1:30 AM
    • '' Examining Comprehension of Children with Reading Difficulty following Reading with Text-to-Speech Features.''

  • Mary Jean Amon, A&S

    • Fri Sep 1 2017, 12:00 AM
    • '' Examining Coordination and Emergence During Individual and Distributed Cognitive Tasks''

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