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

  • Stephen Riffle, COM

    • Wed Jul 26 2017, 4:00 PM
    • ''Multicellular Tumor Spheroids as a model to study tumor cell adaptations within a hypoxic environment''

  • Noma Agbonifo, COM

    • Thu Aug 10 2017, 11:00 AM
    • '' Inclined Surfaces - Impact on Postural Stability and Spine Loading''

  • Mary Jean Amon, A&S

    • Fri Sep 1 2017, 12:00 AM
    • '' Examining Coordination and Emergence During Individual and Distributed Cognitive Tasks''

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