University of Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati

Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati (UC) has been categorized at the highest level of higher education: the Carnegie Commission (which evaluates the achievements of faculty, current research, leading edge curriculum, and accreditation) has recognized UC as a Doctoral/Research University — Extensive. Each year, this urban, public, research university graduates 5,000 students, adding to more than 200,000 living alumni around the world.

Highly Ranked

  1. Top 100 public universities (U.S. News & World Report 2009)
  2. Top 100 "Elite Values" in higher education (Money Magazine)
  3. Classified as a Doctoral/Research-Extensive University by the Carnegie Commission; one of only 151 in the nation of nearly 4,000 institutions of higher education


The University of Cincinnati is regionally accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (30 North LaSalle, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504; 800-621-7440).

The UC Master of Education in Educational Leadership meets the standards for the preparation of administrators approved by the National Coucil for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC).

The UC Bachelor of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS).

The UC Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).