Welcome Graduate Students!

Congratulations on your decision to further your career with a graduate degree in nursing. Here at the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing, we offer a wide range of specialty areas to provide flexibility in choosing an educational program. We invite you to explore these options in our Academic Programs Web section; explore our site to learn more from our graduate faculty, students and advisors; and participate in our Graduate Information Sessions.

Looking for specific program information?

Visit our Academic Programs section for specific application and degree requirements.


Graduate Information Sessions

Join us for a graduate information session, and learn more about the UC College of Nursing. Discuss your future with a graduate advisor, program director or current students. We’ll review the graduate admission process and take time to answer your individual questions.

Our fall Graduate Open House will take place at 6 p.m. Nov. 2 at Procter Hall, 3110 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45221.

Online Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education Chat Session

If you have questions regarding the online Nurse Educator Certificate program, we encourage you to schedule a phone conversation with Program Director, Melanie Kroger-Jarvis. Request a one-on-one phone information session here.

Or, you can contact the Office of Student Affairs at or (513) 558-3600.

On Campus MSN Information Session

Are you a local student interested in one of UC’s on-campus MSN programs? Join us for an information session to learn more! You’ll hear from the graduate advisor as well as the program director of your choice.

The on-campus MSN information sessions will cover the following specialties: Adult-Gero Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner and Occupational Health Nursing.

Click here if you would like to be contacted when there is an information session for your program of interest.

Online Information Sessions

If you have a master's degree and are interested in a specific nursing specialty, join us for our next online information session to learn more.

  • Check back soon for our next information session.

PhD Information Session

If you are interested in becoming an independent nurse scientist who is engaged in programs of research that aid to the scientific foundation of nursing and health care, you should consider attending one of our information sessions.

For increased flexibility, we've recorded an information session that you can watch at your convenience.

Click here to view the PhD Information Session.

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