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Whether you’re new to college or a returning student, we’re here to make your college experience everything you imagined. The University of Cincinnati continues to gain national and international recognition for outstanding academic programs, world-class faculty and successful co-op partnerships around the globe.
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The Admissions Process
As you think about becoming a UC Bearcat, you’ll likely have many questions about the University of Cincinnati Online admissions process. Your dedicated contact will help to answer all of them. The first step for admission to both our undergraduate and graduate programs is to submit an application.
What program level are you interested in?
With a wide array of programs, University of Cincinnati Online is the ideal choice whether you’re:
The University of Cincinnati offers many top-ranked graduate programs to advance your professional career and personal growth. Create the future you deserve — get your degree and get ahead.
Our advisors are standing by to answer your questions and assist with getting you enrolled in your program of choice today.
Serving Military and Veteran Students
The University of Cincinnati Online welcomes our service members and veterans. We thank you for your service to our country and your support of our communities.
Over 2,000 veterans are now in programs at the University of Cincinnati. We were ranked as a military friendly school for six years by Victory Media, a veteran-owned marketing/publishing company.
Top 25 college for veterans
10th for best online graduate nursing program for veterans
U.S. News & World Report
32nd best online bachelor's programs for veterans
U.S. News & World Report, 2014
Yes. You can provide additional recommendation letters. You can simply add the additional recommender’s contact email to your application. They will receive an email from UC asking for their recommendation. This can be a good idea if you’re worried about one of your recommenders not getting their letter in on time.
Yes. You will need to work with a program advisor to understand what credits will apply and meet the minimum requirement for credit hours completed at the University of Cincinnati.
Some certificates qualify for financial aid, while other certificate programs do not qualify for financial aid. Ask your Enrollment Services Advisor to understand if your certificate program is financial aid eligible. Your Enrollment Services Advisor will also connect you with a Financial Aid Office representative to best understand all of your options.
Yes. We want to make sure you put your new UC degree into action. Our career services team will assist by providing tips and suggestions to help you find your ideal next job.
For the MSN Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, MSN Family Nurse Practitioner, and Post-Master’s Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner programs, if you reside in Hamilton, Butler, Warren or Clermont counties in Ohio, or Boone, Kenton or Campbell counties in Kentucky, you may still take your coursework online. You, however, will need to complete the application for the onsite program.
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The University of Cincinnati is one of the first institutions to offer online courses. Innovation in education is at the forefront of what we do. We have expanded the convenience and quality of our online learning to online degree programs. Today, we offer nearly 100 degrees from undergraduate to doctoral programs.
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