University of Cincinnati
#151 Overall Influence#1179 Desirability Rank

University of Cincinnati

Public research university in Cincinnati, Ohio

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The University of Cincinnati (UC) was founded in 1819. It is the oldest university in Ohio and—with a student population of more than 46,000—the second-largest.

UC is organized into 14 colleges and schools—12 located on the flagship campus in Cincinnati and two on the branch campuses located in the towns of Batavia and Blue Ash—through which it offers hundreds of different degree programs. UC is especially known for its Conservatory of Music, as well as for its business and health science programs.

UC Online offers scores of courses leading to a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

UC is associated with one Nobel laureate for peace, Charles G. Dawes.

Other distinguished UC connected individuals include the following:

UC is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

From Wikipedia

The University of Cincinnati is a public research university in Cincinnati, Ohio. Founded in 1819 as Cincinnati College, it is the oldest institution of higher education in Cincinnati and has an annual enrollment of over 44,000 students, making it the second largest university in Ohio. It is part of the University System of Ohio. The university has four major campuses with Cincinnati's main campus and medical campus in Clifton Heights and branch campuses in Blue Ash and Clermont.

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2624 Clifton Avenue, Cincinnati OH 45221-0063

City Crime Rates

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51 per 100k

Violent Crime

9 per 100k

What is University of Cincinnati known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

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Computer Science
#177 World Rank
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Political Science
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Criminal Justice
#160 World Rank
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Religious Studies
#381 World Rank
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Earth Sciences
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Influential People

Who are University of Cincinnati's Most influential alumni?

University of Cincinnati's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Engineering, and Medical. University of Cincinnati’s most academically influential people include Kenyon Martin, Robert Kistner, and Emma Lucy Braun.

Kenyon Martin
Kenyon Martin

American basketball player

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Robert Kistner

American gynecologist

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Emma Lucy Braun
Emma Lucy Braun

American botanist and first woman to be elected President of the Ecological Society of America, in 1950

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Arnold Spielberg

American electrical engineer

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Louis Kronenberger
Louis Kronenberger

American critic and writer

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Stephen E. Cross
Stephen E. Cross

American scientist

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Tiffany Field

American psychologist

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Judson Harmon
Judson Harmon

American judge

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Kevin McCollum

American theatre producer

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Francis M. Forster
Francis M. Forster

American physician

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Robert Dahlstrom

American business theorist

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Donald F. Steiner

American biochemist

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