Admission Requirements: Bachelor of Professional Studies

July 01, 2023
August 21, 2023
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stack of documents icon Admission Requirements

Admission to the Bachelors of Professional Studies (BPS) is open to all students with a high school diploma or GED and a desire to succeed in academics. Students accepted into this program will be expected to meet the academic standards of the program to advance.


Work Experience:

Students entering the BPS program should have a minimum of  4 years of work experience.


Per the University of Cincinnati’s transfer policy, the following types of transfer credit will be recognized:

  1. Previously earned college-level credits are accepted depending on the regional accreditation status of the college or university during the time of enrollment
  2. Test credits including Advanced Placement (AP) and College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)
  3. Advanced standing credits including credit-by-exam and competency-based
  4. Credits for prior learning upon completing the faculty-assessed Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)
  5. Industry-Recognized Credentials through Ohio’s new ITAGs Initiative
  6. Military Credits and MTAGs
  7. Career technical credit and transfer assurance guides
Complete Online Application


Applications are accepted continuously throughout the year. Our staff will review your application based on the following:


Submit all official transcripts for every school attended to:

[email protected]


University of Cincinnati Office of Admissions
P.O. Box 210091
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0091