University of Cincinnati Reviews

  • 63 Reviews
  • Cincinnati (OH)
  • Annual Tuition: $27,334
88% of 63 students said this degree improved their career prospects
90% of 63 students said they would recommend this school to others
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Student & Graduate Reviews

  • Reviewed: 9/29/2015
  • Degree: Social Work
  • Graduation Year: 2014
"The Social Work program at UC was poorly run, did not challenge students, and did not adequately teach students to prepare for the job field."
  • Reviewed: 8/19/2015
  • Degree: Social Work
  • Graduation Year: 2015
"Come to class prepared, if you have any questions go directly to the professor as soon as possible. Go to the professor's office hour(s), they like to know that you care enough to make an effort to seek help/bounce ideas off of them. Stay on your professor's good side, they can write you recommendation letters and if they remember you as a good student they will write you a recommendation that will help you tremendously. Find a good internship/co-op! Ask your professor's in your major classes where they recommend you go for an internship."
  • Reviewed: 8/10/2015
  • Degree: Fine Arts
  • Graduation Year: 2013
"It's a fun and diverse college experience. You can really pick what you want to get involved in and there are lots of different communities (athletics, honors, Greek life, arts, etc.)"
  • Reviewed: 8/4/2015
  • Degree: Psychology
  • Graduation Year: 2005
"Beautiful campus, wonderful school, great experience."
IT grad 2007
  • Reviewed: 6/8/2015
  • Degree: Information Technology
  • Graduation Year: 2007
"The IT degree program I went into was rather light on theoretical knowledge that would help in the long term; it focused mostly on short-term practical skills."
  • Reviewed: 8/17/2014
  • Degree: Civil Engineering
  • Graduation Year: 2014
"I loved my degree program and the university as a whole. UC has many students attend, yet, our campus is very condensed so you still get that home-like feeling of knowing the people you pass by even though there are so many students. I absolutely loved my program because the civil engineers were all very friendly. We were more like family than classmates and helped each other through school. It was a great experience. But don't get me wrong, you do have to work very very hard for your degree in engineering at UC. The first year is basically the testing period. We were given a lot of work and responsibility, but if you are motivated and determined, you will get by fine. You have to work hard, but you'll definitely enjoy the ride at UC."
  • Reviewed: 8/5/2014
  • Degree: Criminal Justice
  • Graduation Year: 2013
"Overall, extremely organized program that was straight forward with high expectation from instructors. Surprisingly, I learned not only about criminal justice, but how to become a much better writer. This program is all writing and that comes with preparation and the willingness to learn. The program requires experience in the field instead of a GRE. Students need to submit a resume in order to get accepted. It is a wonderful online experience."
Peggy Schneble
  • Reviewed: 9/2/2013
  • Degree: Human Services
  • Graduation Year: 1980
"My degree allowed me to pursue a career in city planning. In addition to our classroom studies, we were required to take four quarter of internships (paid or unpaid) to help gain experience in our field of study prior to graduating. This added one year to our studies so the undergraduate program was five years, not four. I believe the added internship experience gave me an edge competing against others for job interviews when I was a senior. i also felt it helped me find practical solutions in class projects which often dealt with problem solving in the real community situations. Internships exposed me to jobs in my field and I was confident when I graduated that city planning was what I wanted to do."
  • Reviewed: 7/22/2013
  • Degree: Liberal Studies
  • Graduation Year: 2013
"Tell us about your college experience.I loved my college experience and most of my classes and professors were perfect. It was not without stress though, because I went full time and I am a full time single mom. At times it was difficult to keep up my grades and my home life at the same time.Would you get the same degree if you could start over?I like my degree in Addictions, but I would also like a degree in Social Work and Women's Studies.What advice can you offer other students?Really think about what career you would like. It is really important to like what you do. It is also a good idea to find a career that will always be in demand to protect your job security."
  • Reviewed: 7/22/2013
  • Degree: Art & Design
  • Graduation Year: 2008
"Tell us about your college experience.Great, I did what I cared about, but also had experience in my field prior to my unrelated degree that allowed me to succeed after graduation.Would you get the same degree if you could start over?Yes.What advice can you offer other students?Just get a degree. I was so limited before I finished, and wish I would have gotten a bachelors degree in anything much earlier."