University of Cincinnati – Main Campus: Ranking & Review

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Cincinnati Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 97 202
Top 2%

University of Cincinnati - Main Campus Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate76%79%74%
Applicants21,59310,31311,280
Admissions16,5178,1688,349
Enrolled undergraduates5,4002,8412,559
Enrolled total (including graduate students)37,15517,69519,460

15,358 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

5,285 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $65.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Recommended

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,006
Percent of students submitting SAT scores19%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
610
Math
620

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores4,931
Percent of students submitting ACT scores91%
ACT Composite
25
ACT English
25
ACT Math
25

University of Cincinnati - Main Campus Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $28,156 $44,490
Off-campus $30,268 $46,602
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,118 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Cincinnati - Main Campus provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 6,690 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $9,322 $24,656
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,678 $1,678
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $389 $1,028
Tuition for Full-time graduates $12,790 $24,532
Fees for full-time graduates $1,678 $1,678
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $640 $1,227

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs 54 964 908 327 2,253
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 5 988 370 5 1,368
Engineering 519 283 45 847
Visual and Performing Arts 14 424 161 50 649
Education 84 275 224 32 615
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 47 239 279 9 574
Psychology 279 270 15 564
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 19 214 204 437
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 302 92 39 433
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 74 338 5 417
Social Sciences 21 169 43 8 241
Architecture and Related Services 16 106 61 4 187
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 89 66 155
Physical Sciences 83 19 32 134
Legal Professions and Studies 10 23 16 69 118
Mathematics and Statistics 35 66 8 109
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 98 2 100
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 11 46 37 94
English Language and Literature & Letters 23 48 9 7 87
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 25 41 14 7 87
History 33 8 1 42
Natural Resources and Conservation 40 40
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 3 27 30
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 5 14 8 27
Philosophy and Religious Studies 7 10 2 1 20
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 3 7 10
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 2 2
Personal and Culinary Services 1 1
Precision Production
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians
Grand Total4215,4143,1476599,641

A total of 5,835 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Cincinnati - Main Campus.

At the master's and doctor's level 3,806 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate69%67%71%
  • Full-time retention rate - 86%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

General info

Alternative namesUC
Founded1819
MottoJuncta Juvant
Strength in Unity
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff6,795
Instructional FTE2,525
Research FTE191
Public Service FTE45
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.uc.edu
Address2624 Clifton Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio, 45221-0063
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone5135566000

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