State Authorization

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Find specific information regarding state authorization or to find out which UC online programs are available in your state. While the university is authorized to operate in other SARA member states, program-specific considerations may be noted. Some professional programs such as nursing, teacher education or others also fall under the jurisdiction of state professional licensing boards. If you are considering a program that leads to licensure or certification it is essential that you understand the regulations and requirements for your home state prior to enrolling in any academic program.

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Please select a state to view information for by clicking the state below:

 US Northern Mariana Islands
The University of Cincinnati is authorized to operate in this US Territory under the terms of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).
Nursing: Please note that as a result of state boards of nursing, the University Of Cincinnati College of Nursing will no longer be accepting applications for our graduate distance learning programs from residents of US territories. If you are active military, please call our recruiters for further information.
Guam
The University of Cincinnati is authorized to operate in this US Territory under the terms of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).
Nursing: Please note that as a result of state boards of nursing, the University Of Cincinnati College of Nursing will no longer be accepting applications for our graduate distance learning programs from residents of US territories. If you are active military, please call our recruiters for further information.
American Samoa
The University of Cincinnati is authorized to operate in this US Territory under the terms of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).
Nursing: Please note that as a result of state boards of nursing, the University Of Cincinnati College of Nursing will no longer be accepting applications for our graduate distance learning programs from residents of US territories. If you are active military, please call our recruiters for further information.

If the online program in which you are interested is not available in your state, or you have questions regarding state authorization, approval or exemption, please email [email protected].