Accreditation

 

The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

The University of Cincinnati is an Ohio Public Institution, and each of its programs are approved by the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE).

Accrediting organizations for specific UC programs appear below.

 

Accrediting Organization Abbreviation College - Program Initial Accreditation Last Review Next Review
American Speech-Language Hearing Association ASHA College of Allied Heath Sciences - Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology   2015 2022
College of Allied Heath Sciences - Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology   2015 2022
Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology ABET College of Engineering and Applied Science - Aerospace Engineering, BS 1936   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Biomedical Engineering, BS 2003   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Chemical Engineering, BS 1936   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Civil Engineering, BS 1936   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Computer Engineering, BS 1985   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Computer Engineering Technology, BS 2005   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Computer Engineering, BS 2003   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Computer Engineering, BS 1936   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Electrical Engineering Technology, BS 1977   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Environmental Health and Industrial Hygiene, MS 1987   2018-2019
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Information Technology, BSIT 2006   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Mechanical Engineering, BS 1936   2017-2018
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Mechanical Engineering Technology, BS 1977   2017-2018
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing ACEN UC Blue Ash - Associate of Applied Science, Nursing Technology 1969 2009 2017
Ohio Board of Nursing   UC Blue Ash - Associate of Applied Science, Nursing Technology      
Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics. ACEND College of Allied Heath Sciences - Dietetics, BS 2008 2018 2019
Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling ACGC College of Medicine - Genetic Counseling, MS      
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education ACPE James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy - Doctor of Pharmacy 1948 2017 2022
American Chemical Society ACS Arts & Sciences - BS in Chemistry with ACS Certification      
American Bar Association ABA College of Law - Juris Doctorate 1923 2010 2018
American Bar Association ABA UC Clermont - Paralegal Studies   2017 2022
College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - Paralegal Studies      
American Dental Association ADA UC Blue Ash - Dental Hygiene   2014 2021
UC Medical Center - Advanced Education in General Dentistry 12 months   2012 2019
UC Medical Center - Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery   2016 2021
Cincinnati Childrens - Pediatric Dentistry   2013 2020
American Psychological Association APA Arts & Sciences - Ph.D, Clinical Psychology 2016 2016 2023
Association for Behavior Analysis International ABAI College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - Ph.D, School Psychology  2009 2009 2018
College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - EdS, School Psychology 2009 2009 2019
American Veterinary Medical Association, Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities AVMA UC Blue Ash - Associate in Applied Science, Veterinary Technology 1975   2021
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB Carl H. Lindner College of Business - All Programs 1919    
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education CAATE College of Allied Heath Sciences - Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training 2000 2015 2020-2021
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education CCNE College of Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Nursing 2001 2016 2026
College of Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing 2001 2016 2026
College of Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice 2013 2016 2026
College of Nursing, Post-Graduate APRN Certificate in Nursing 2016 2016 2026
Council for Interior Design Accreditation CIDA College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning - Bachelor of Science in Interior Design 1973 2016 2022
Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education CAHIIM College of Allied Health Sciences - Bachelor's in Health Information Management 2006    
UC Clermont - Associate Degree in Health Information Systems Technology      
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs CAAHEP UC Blue Ash - Associate in Medical Assisting 2006    
UC Clermont - Associate in Surgical Technology 2003    
UC Clermont - Certificate in Surgical Assisting 2008    
Commission on Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education CAPTE College of Allied Heath Sciences - Doctor of Physical Therapy 1997 2012 2022
UC Clermont - Associate of Applied Science Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant     2026
Commission on the Accreditation of Medical Physics Educational Programs CAMPEP College of Medicine - Master’s degree program in Medical Physics      
Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care COARC UC Clermont - Associate of Applied Science Degree in Respiratory Care   2009 2018
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs CACREP College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - Counselor Education and Supervision, Ed.D 1993 2012 2018
College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - School Counseling, M.Ed 1993 2010 2018
College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - Mental Health Counseling, MA 2002 2010 2018
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation CAEP College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - Curriculum & Instruction M.Ed 2012* 2012 2019
College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - Special Education M.Ed 2012* 2012 2019
College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - Middle Childhood Education, BSED 2012* 2012 2019
College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - Secondary Education, BSED 2012* 2012 2019
College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services - Special Education, BSED 2012* 2012 2019
Council on Education for Public Health CEPH College of Medicine - Master of Public Health      
Council on Social Work Education  CSWE College of Allied Heath Sciences - Bachelor of Social Work 1974 2013 2019
College of Allied Heath Sciences - Master of Social Work  1978 2013 2019
Federal Aviation Administration FAA UC Clermont - Associate of Applied Science Degree in Aviation Technology   2016 2018
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology JRCERT College of Allied Heath Sciences - BS in Advanced Medical Imaging Technology 2017 2017 2020
Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology JRCNMT College of Allied Heath Sciences - BS in Advanced Medical Imaging Technology 1971 2013 2019
National Association of Schools of Music NASM College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Arts in Music 1928 2013 2023-2024
College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Music in Commercial Music Production
College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Music in Composition
College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies
College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Music in Music Education
College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Music in Music Education and Performance
College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Music in Music History
College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Music in Performance
College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre
College-Conservatory of Music - Artist Diploma in Instrumental Music Performance (Graduate)
College-Conservatory of Music - Artist Diploma in Opera Vocal Performance (Graduate)
College-Conservatory of Music - Artist Diploma in Piano or Harpsichord Performance (Graduate)
College-Conservatory of Music - Master of Music in Collaborative Piano
College-Conservatory of Music - Master of Music in Composition
College-Conservatory of Music - Master of Music in Conducting
College-Conservatory of Music - Master of Music in Jazz Studies
College-Conservatory of Music - Master of Music in Music Education
College-Conservatory of Music - Master of Music in Music History
College-Conservatory of Music - Master of Music in Performance
College-Conservatory of Music - Master of Music in Theory
College-Conservatory of Music - Doctor of Musical Arts in Composition
College-Conservatory of Music - Doctor of Musical Arts in Conducting
College-Conservatory of Music - Doctor of Musical Arts in Literature and Performance
College-Conservatory of Music - Doctor of Philosophy in Music
College-Conservatory of Music - Performance Certificate in Strings (Graduate)
National Association of Schools of Theatre NAST College-Conservatory of Music - Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting, Musical Theatre and Theatre Design and Production 1992 2008 2018-2019
College-Conservatory of Music - Master of Fine Arts in Theatre Design and Production
National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences NAACLS College of Allied Heath Sciences - Medical Laboratory Science Program 1905 2017 2027
National Architecture Accrediting Board NAAB College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Master of Architecture 2002 2002 2023
National Association of Schools of Art and Design NASAD UC Blue Ash - Associate in Applied Graphic Communication 1948 2014 2023-2024
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Bachelor of Arts in Art History
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Bachelor of Science in Design in Fashion Design; Industrial Design
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Bachelor of Science in Interior Design
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art, 3-D, Media
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Master of Arts in Art Education and Art History
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Master of Design
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Master of Fine Arts in Ceramics, Drawing, Media, Arts, Painting, Photography/Electronic Arts, College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Printmaking and Sculpture
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - Bachelor of Science in Communication Design
Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission OPOTC UC Clermont - Associate of Criminal Justice Technology      
National Fire Academy NFA/FEMA College of Engineering and Applied Science - Bachelor of Science in Fire And Safety Engineering Technology      
College of Engineering and Applied Science - Associate of Applied Science in Fire Service Technology      
Planning Accreditation Board PAB College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning - Master of Community Planning     2021

*Accredited by NCATE before 2012.