Established in 1819, the University of Cincinnati (commonly referred to as UC or Cincinnati) is a comprehensive public research university in Cincinnati, in the US State of Ohio, and a part of the university system of Ohio. The university garners approximately $400 million per annum in research funding, ranking 22nd among public universities in the United States. Numerous programs across the university are nationally ranked, including: aerospace engineering, anthropology, pediatrics, architecture, classics, composition, conducting, music, cooperative education, criminal justice, design, neurology, environmental science, law, medicine, musical theater, nursing, paleontology and pharmacy.
UC offers an education that’s both rigorous and relevant – hundreds of academic programs, many nationally ranked. The university comprises of 14 colleges: College of Allied Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, College Conservatory of Music, College of design, Architecture, Art & Planning, College of Education, Criminal Justice and Human Services, College of Engineering & Applied Science, The Graduate School, College of Law, College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, UC Blue Ash College and UC Clermont College. The most popular majors at University of Cincinnati include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Health Professions and Related Programs; Engineering; Visual and Performing Arts; and Education.
The university has a total student population of more than 36,000 students of which over 25,000 are enrolled at the undergraduate level. The student to faculty ratio at the University of Cincinnati is 18:1 and the acceptance rate is 86%.
University of Cincinnati offers the opportunity to study for students from over 80 countries. It offers opportunities such as international cooperation, internships, research and service learning abroad. The university also offers co-op programs that let the students earn money while garnering knowledge in their preferred areas of study.
Notable Alumni: Jeff Austin (Musician, Yonder Mountain String Band), Bob Herbold (Former Microsoft COO), Thomas Szasz (Psychiatrist and author of The Myth of Mental Illness), Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever), Thomas Berger (A&S graduate, author of Little Big Man)