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The Value of a UC Education

When looking for a US university, you want opportunities. You want more than just a good education. You want to open doors and gain professional skills. At the University of Cincinnati, we place an emphasis on value in education. Cincinnati is ranked #1 for Return on Investment (PolicyMic).

Co-op: Earn Money and Gain Experience

  • Cooperative Education: earn up to $40,000 or more and gain over a year of work experience - helps you pay for school and gives you an edge in the job market upon graduation!
  • You do not pay university tuition fees while in co-op placement

Advanced Credit

Accelerated Degree Programs

  • Earn both an undergraudate and graduate degree, saving time and money! There are multiple options offered through
  • Arts & Sciences 4+1 Programs
  • Engineering & Applied Science ACCEND Programs

Tuition Rates & Fees

Low Cost of Living

  • Cincinnati has a cost of living well below the USA average and has been named one of the 5 Most Affordable Cities in the US (Business Insider). Live in a major US city without the major costs!

UC Blue Ash

  • An alternative to community college, UC Blue Ash offers small classes, personal attention, reduced tuition, and many other benefits. UC Blue Ash students are full UC students and can work toward a Main Campus degree without adding extra time to get their degree.

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