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

  • Eliza Weitbrecht, A&S

    • Mon Jun 26 2017, 9:00 AM
    • ''Investigating Short-Term Effects of Hooking Up on the Well-Being of Emerging Adult College Students''

  • Micheal Kattoura, CEAS

    • Mon Jun 26 2017, 9:00 AM
    • '' Effects of Advanced Surface Treatments on the Fatigue Behavior of ATI 718Plus at Room and Elevated Temperatures''

  • Mary Raycraft, A&S

    • Mon Jun 26 2017, 10:00 AM
    • ''Boomtown Attitudes and Perceptions Non-renewable Energy Extraction Regions:North Dakota, U.S.A., Oil Shale and Alberta...

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