Accreditations

AACSB link

The Lindner College of Business is accredited by the AACSB, the most rigorous accrediting body for business colleges. The MBA program from UC allows you to advance your career on your own schedule and can be tailored to fit your lifestyle. Login to classes when and where you like and complete the entire program online in just one year, with the option to take in-person courses at UC’s Uptown Campus

CAHIMM

Our online BS Health Information Management program and AAS Health Information Systems is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM®). CAHIIM accredited programs are high-quality programs that provide the professionally required knowledge, skills, and employment marketability.

CCNE

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing/master’s degree program in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and/or post-graduate APRN certificate program at UC is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

COARC Accredited

UC holds Provisional Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care. This status signifies that a program with an Approval of Intent has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the Standards (through submission of an acceptable Provisional Accreditation Self Study Report (PSSR) and any other documentation required by the CoARC, as well as satisfactory completion of an initial on-site visit.

CSWE

The Bachelor of Social Work degree program is accredited by CSWE, the most rigorous accrediting body for Social Work programs.UC Online’s Bachelor of Social Work degree enables students to gain the knowledge and experience needed to launch careers as community social workers.

HLC

The University of Cincinnati (UC) and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).The University of Cincinnati is an Ohio Public Institution, and each of its programs are approved by the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE).

NAACLS

The University of Cincinnati’s Medical Laboratory Science Program is accredited by NAACLS. Graduates of the University of Cincinnati medical laboratory science program are well-prepared for the American Society for Clinical Pathology’s Board of Certification Exam in medical laboratory science.

NCRA

The Certificate in Cancer Registry Management Program is accredited by the National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA). UC Online also offers state-of-the-art, web-based simulations. The University of Cincinnati is one of the very few institutions that offers the Cancer Registry Management Program online.


U.S. News Rankings of top-ranking programs offered at University of Cincinnati Online

The University of Cincinnati Online’s programs continues to rank amongst the best in the nation by U.S. News Rankings, a leading rankings site for education. Below are all of UC Online’s awards and recognitions for 2020.

U.S. News and World Report

4th in Best Online Master’s in Nursing Programs for Veterans

U.S. News and World Report

7th in Best Online Master’s in Nursing Programs

U.S. News and World Report

9th in Best Online Master’s in Criminal Justice Programs for Veterans

U.S. News and World Report

10th in Best Online Master’s in Computer Information Technology Programs

U.S. News and World Report

12th in Best Online Master’s in Criminal Justice Programs


Other Recognitions

No.1 Online College in Ohio – Study.com

Study.com

Top Online MBA Program

Poets & Quants Online MBA Ranking

11th Best Online MHA for Value by Guide to Online Schools

Guide to Online Schools

  • 2nd Best Online Bachelor’s in Addiction Recovery Programs on thebestschools.org (Substance Abuse Counseling)
  • 3rd in Best Online Master’s in Criminal Justice Programs on thebestschools.org
  • 3rd in The Top 25 Online Master’s in Taxation on intelligent.com
  • 4th in Best Online Bachelor’s in Health Sciences program with a focus in Behavior and Occupation Studies on bestcollegereviews.org
  • 6th Best Online Accredited Counseling Programs on bestcolleges.com (Substance Abuse Counseling)
  • 7th Best Online Master’s in Educational Leadership on thebestschools.org (MEd Educational Leadership)
  • 21st in “Best part-time online Masters in Health Administration (MHA).” Intelligent.com