University of Cincinnati
#187 Overall Influence#1179 Desirability Rank

University of Cincinnati

Public research university in Cincinnati, Ohio

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).

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

23,296

Acceptance

73%

Graduation Rate

67%

Median SAT Score

1265

Median ACT Score

26

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$9,322

Fees (in-state)

$1,678

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$49,700

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

32K

Under-Grads

24K

Graduates

8K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2624 Clifton Avenue, Cincinnati OH 45221-0063

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

8 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

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.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#46 World Rank #37 USA Rank
Nursing
#50 World Rank #42 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#78 World Rank #52 USA Rank
Medical
#83 World Rank #57 USA Rank
Engineering
#175 World Rank #62 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#191 World Rank #68 USA Rank
Physics
#102 World Rank #77 USA Rank
Social Work
#202 World Rank #79 USA Rank
Chemistry
#102 World Rank #83 USA Rank
Business
#139 World Rank #83 USA Rank
Psychology
#139 World Rank #87 USA Rank
Education
#158 World Rank #88 USA Rank
History
#118 World Rank #94 USA Rank
Communications
#205 World Rank #95 USA Rank
Anthropology
#224 World Rank #97 USA Rank
Literature
#183 World Rank #100 USA Rank
Law
#238 World Rank #114 USA Rank
Computer Science
#320 World Rank #117 USA Rank
Philosophy
#342 World Rank #122 USA Rank
Mathematics
#280 World Rank #125 USA Rank
Sociology
#280 World Rank #129 USA Rank
Biology
#296 World Rank #162 USA Rank
Political Science
#461 World Rank #175 USA Rank
Economics
#767 World Rank #383 USA Rank
Religious Studies

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 Nursing, Criminal Justice, and Medical. University of Cincinnati’s most academically influential people include Lee Smolin, Salmon P. Chase, and George Clooney.

Lee Smolin
Lee Smolin

American cosmologist

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Salmon P. Chase
Salmon P. Chase

Former Chief Justice and Secretary of the Treasury of the United States

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George Clooney
George Clooney

American actor, filmmaker, and activist

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Thomas Szasz
Thomas Szasz

Hungarian psychiatrist

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Allen Tate
Allen Tate

American poet, essayist and social commentator

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Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker

American actress

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Melville J. Herskovits

American anthropologist

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Vinod Dham
Vinod Dham

Indian engineer

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Michael Graves
Michael Graves

American architect and designer of consumer products

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Charles Keating

American businessman

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David M. Smolin
David M. Smolin

American legal scholar

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Jim Dine
Jim Dine

American artist

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