With the exception of the Master of Education in Educational Leadership program, the University of Cincinnati is licensed by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education to operate and offer online/distance learning programs to Kentucky residents.
Teacher Education: Educator preparation programs require the approval of the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB). This includes the University of Cincinnati’s Master of Education degrees in Curriculum & Instruction (all tracks), Educational Leadership, and Literacy & Second Language Studies; as well as, Graduate Certificates for Gifted Education, Teacher Leader, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and PreK-12 Reading Instruction. If you seek admissions to any of the above-referenced programs, please contact the Academic Director, Laura Dell at firstname.lastname@example.org, prior to applying to the College.
For more information, please visit the Education Professional Standards Board's Website at http://www.epsb.ky.gov/certification/outofstate.asp. You may view a listing of University of Cincinnati’s approved programs on the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education's Website at http://dataportal.cpe.ky.gov/acadprog.aspx.
Nursing: The University of Cincinnati College of Nursing no longer accepts distance learning admission applications in Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPC-DL) and Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-DL) from the following Kentucky counties: Boone, Kenton, and Campbell. The decision to restrict admissions was in response to increased local competition for preceptors and viable regional clinical sites in primary care. Students who reside in the above counties are encouraged to apply to our onsite programs. Please refer to the College of Nursing website for additional information related to residential program opportunities and respective application deadlines at http://nursing.uc.edu/academic_programs.html.