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

  • Huan Liu, COM

    • Wed Jun 20 2018, 10:00 AM
    • '' BRAF-V600E mutation regulates dendritic cell function and induce PLCH-like lesions in mice exposed to cigarette smoke...

  • Hongying Peng, COM

    • Wed Jun 20 2018, 11:00 AM
    • '' ROC curves for ordinal biomarkers''

  • Portia Watkins, CECH

    • Fri Jun 22 2018, 12:00 AM
    • '' Black Women Faculty: Portraits of Othermothering''

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