UC Aspire

GED + English Language Acquisition + Cincinnati Talent Acceleration Program

UC Aspire programs are focused on helping unemployed and underemployed individuals to gain skills to increase employment and earning potential and transition to post secondary education and training. Classes are held virtually online and in person at UC's Victory Parkway Campus. 

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UC Aspire is a program funded by the Ohio Department of Higher Education's Aspire grant and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. 

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UC Aspire students benefit from education, training and Career Services Support

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Adult learners benefit from career education and in-demand workforce training in Microsoft Office Suite, CompTIA certifications, Google IT Support, plus math and communication skills that are critical to success in today's rapidly changing workforce. It is an end-to-end workforce readiness solution to prepare adults for success within Ohio's in-demand industries, including technology. 

For detailed information on the program, please see our For Adult Learners page. 

Employers can tap into a talent pool of industry-certified graduates from UC Aspire

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Employers within Cincinnati and across our state need access to talent – specifically, digitally skilled talent to maintain and grow their enterprises. Meanwhile, there are unemployed and underemployed individuals
seeking a way to attain a marketable skill set to improve their earning potential and quality of life.

There is an opportunity to bridge the gap between these needs, and it exists with UC Aspire.

UC Program Partners:

UC is proud to partner with a variety of organizations across the city, state and country. 



University of Cincinnati introduces College of Cooperative...

January 5, 2023

Building on our reputation as the #1 public university for co-ops and internships (U.S. News & World Reports, 2023), the University of Cincinnati’s College of Cooperative Education and Professional Studies will continue to collaborate with industry and collegiate partners to create and deliver co-op and experiential learning opportunities for students.

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