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 2018 admissions.

Connect with the admissions representative for your program of interest.

What's Happening at the Graduate School?

Graduate School Conference and Fair

The Graduate School Conference and Fair will help UC undergraduate students, Tristate university students, and returning adult learners explore graduate education paths and will prepare them for the competitive graduate application process.

March 2, 2018
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tangeman University Center, 4th Floor
UC West Campus

Registration is freeRegister today!

Upcoming Dissertation Defenses

  • Mariah Yates, COB

    • Thu Feb 22 2018, 3:30 PM
    • '' Dynamics and Effects of Corporate Social Responsibility Authenticity''

  • Kelly Smith, A&S

    • Fri Feb 23 2018, 10:00 AM
    • ''The Science of Astrology: Schreibkalender, Natural Philosophy, and Everyday Life in the Seventeenth-Century German Lan...

  • Stephanie Alcantar, A&S

    • Fri Feb 23 2018, 11:00 AM
    • ''Redefiniendo los l?mites del lenguaje y la representaci?n. Un estudio semi?tico del uso de los conceptos matem?ticos i...

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