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

  • Zhipeng Nan, CEAS

    • Tue Dec 19 2017, 10:00 AM
    • '' Synthesis and Characterization of High Activity Pt-Bi Catalysts for Dimethyl Ether Fuel Cells''

  • Katherine Lamm, COM

    • Thu Dec 21 2017, 2:30 PM
    • ''Mechanisms of Inverted formin 2-mediated intracellular trafficking, invasion, and placentation in mouse and human preg...

  • Gaurav Tolia, PHARM

    • Fri Jan 12 2018, 10:30 AM
    • ''Use of Silicone Adhesive for Improving Oral Controlled Delivery''

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