University of Cincinnati, commonly known as “UC” is a comprehensive ‘Public research University’ which is located in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S. In the year 1819, the college was established as ‘Cincinnati College’. The first president appointed of the college was ‘William Lytle’. Later in 1983, with the merger of the institution with Cincinnati Law School, the ‘University of Cincinnati College of Law’ was founded. University of Cincinnati is the oldest institution of ‘higher education’ located in Cincinnati. It has enrollment of more than 40,000 students which makes it as the second largest University of Ohio. In fact, it is one of the ’50 largest Universities’ in U.S.
The University is currently offering more than ‘100 Bachelor degrees’, ’33 degree granting programs’ and ‘600 total programs of study’. It is operating its various academic degree programs under its Uptown campus which includes ‘West(main) campus’, ‘Medical Campus’ , ‘Victory Parkway Campus’ and its Regional campuses which includes ‘Blue Ash College (UCBA)’, ‘Clermont College (CLER)’ and ‘UC East’. In addition to this, it has ‘Carl H. Linder College of Business’, ‘College of Allied Health Sciences’, ‘College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning’, ‘College of Engineering and Applied Science’, ‘College of Medicine’, ‘College of Nursing’, ‘College-Conservatory of Music’, ‘Division of Professional Practice’ and ‘McMicken College of Arts and Sciences’. The University is currently offering various programs by general interest like ‘Architecture, Construction & Building Trades’, ‘Art’, ‘Behavioral & Social Sciences’, ‘Business’, ‘Computers & Technology’, ‘Culture & Languages’, ‘Design’, ‘Education’, ‘Engineering’, ‘Humanities’, ‘Medicine & Health’, ‘Natural Science & Math’, ‘Performing Arts & Music’, ‘Planning’, ‘Politics, Law & Social Justice’ and ‘Social Service’.
The Blue Ash college(UCBA) is offering various academic programs like Administrative Management Technology, Animation, Applied Graphic Communication, Biological Sciences, Broadcast Media, Business Management Technolgoy: Gen Business, Chemistry, Chemistry-ACS, Clinical Research, Dental Hygiene Technology, Electronic Media Technology, Informational Technology, Liberal Arts, Multidisciplinary, Pre-Health Professions, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Mortuary Science, Pre-Social Work, Pre-Sport Education, Psychology and many more. Likewise, the students can study various academic programs like Accounting, Business Economics, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Industrial Management, Information Systems, Insurance and Risk Management, International Business, Marketing, Operations Management and Real Estate. The ‘Clermont College’ offers the academic programs like ‘Accounting Option’, ‘Applied Administration’, ‘Aviation Technology’, ‘Business Information Technology’, Business Management Technology’, ‘Computer Networking Systems’, Criminal Justice Tech: Forensics’, ‘Medical Assistant’ and other programs. The ‘College of Engineering and Applied Science’ is offering ‘Aerospace Engineering’, ‘Architectural Engineering’, ‘Computer Engineering’, Construction Management’, ‘Electrical Engineering’, ‘Environmental Engineering’, ‘Fire Science’, and other programs. Each of the college of this University is offering different academic programs to its students.
Each year, the large number of students visits to get admission in this University. The admission process of the University is very simple. The students have to meet some criteria to be eligible to get admission in the University. After meeting all the criteria, then only the students can get a chance to study in the University of Cincinnati. The students are charged with an affordable tuition fees. The residential students of ‘Ohio’ have to pay $459 per hour for part time and total amount of $5500 per term for full time in ‘UC Uptown’. The out of state students have to pay $1098 per hour for part time and $13167 per term for full time in ‘UC Uptown’. The students are charged with different amount of tuition fees in different colleges. The residential students of Ohio studying in ‘College of Medicine (M.D.) have to pay $1237 per hour for part time and $14840 per term for full time study. The out of state students have to pay $1998 per hour for part time and $23972 per term $14505. Likewise, the students studying in ‘College of Law’ have to pay $29010 per year for full time study. The students of ‘UC Blue Ash’ have to pay total amount of $14808 per year. Those residential students who are studying ‘Graduate’ programs have to pay total $6010 and out of state students have to pay total amount of $26,210. The residential students studying ‘PharmD’ have to pay total amount of $18290 and out of state students have to pay total amount of $31218.
The students enrolled in this University are also benefited with various financial aid and scholarship programs. The University provides ‘Cincinnatus Scholarship Program’, ‘Darwin T. Turner Scholarship program’, ‘Cincinnatus Excellence Scholarship for National Merit Finalists’, ‘Alumni Legacy & Network Scholarships’ and ‘UC Global Scholarship’. Besides its affordable tuition fees and various scholarship programs, it also has the facility of well-managed library which has sufficient materials that are required by the students. The students can get the required materials from visiting the library. Main library of the University is ‘Walter C. Langsam Library’. It allows all the students with the free access to the library to read thousands of federal publications. The University is also known for its athletic activities. It provides various athletic sports like ‘baseball’, ‘basketball’, ‘cross country’, ‘football’, ‘golf’, ‘lacrosse’, ‘soccer’, ‘swimming & diving’, ‘tennis’, ‘track & field’ and ‘volleyball’. In fact, the University has captured over 40 conference championships in ‘Mid-American Conference’, ‘Missouri Valley Conference’, ‘Metro Conference’, ‘Conference USA’ and ‘the Big East Conference’.
Through its quality education and other beneficial features, it has been successful to attract many students from all around the world. The students who want to pursue their career in better way can surely join this University. Till date, it has produced many renowned personalities like ‘William Howard’, ‘Vinod Dham’, ‘Joseph B. Strauss’, ‘Albert Sabin’, ‘George Rieveschi’, ‘Richard Wuest’, ‘George Sperti’, ‘John Hall’ and ‘Winston Kock’.