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?

Upcoming Dissertation Defenses

  • Arya Zandvakili, COM

    • Wed May 30 2018, 9:00 AM
    • ''Affinity and Arrangement of Transcription Factor Binding Sites in two Hox-regulated cis-Regulatory Modules''

  • Armaghan Ziaee, DAAP

    • Wed May 30 2018, 11:00 AM
    • '' Transnational Modernization and the Gendered Built Environment in Iran: Altering Architectural Spaces and Gender Iden...

  • Natasha Brown, A&S

    • Wed May 30 2018, 1:00 PM
    • ''Evaluating and Improving Current Metapopulation Theory for Community and Species-level Models''

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