University of Cincinnati Degree Programs

University of CincinnatiUniversity of Cincinnati

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education (Birth-5) Online Degree

This program is designed to build on associate degree competencies to enhance professionals’ ability to design and implement developmentally appropriate learning environments for children ages birth-5 years. Students are usually practitioners working in preschools and other child-care and educational settings.

Graduates will be able to facilitate positive transitions of children with disabilities and special needs, to nurture early language development and early reading and writing and other growth in other domains, to build early resiliency and self-regulation and to develop as early childhood stakeholder leaders.

Admission Requirements:
All transfer students must have a 2.5 cumulative grade point average (GPA) for all college work attempted. Application deadlines are as follow for Transfers: fall semester - July 1; spring semester - November 1; summer semester - March 1.

UC operates on a semester system, with 14-week grading periods.  Fall semester will begin late August and end mid-December;  Spring semester will begin in early January and end in late April; Summer semester will begin in early May and end in early August.

Applications should be submitted online and can be found at:

For More Information
Students interested in this degree program can contact the University of Cincinnati's College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services at:

University of Cincinnati
2110 One Edwards Center
PO Box 210105
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0105
Phone: 513-556-2336
Early Childhood Learning Community

Tuition and Fee Schedule
The 2013-2014 fee schedule is $450 per credit for part-time enrollment and $5,392 per semester term for full-time enrollment.

Bachelor of Science in Fire & Safety Engineering Technology

The Fire Service Program (distance learning courses, and one-week residencies each July) adds a high degree of flexibility and convenience to your professional development while maintaining the level of quality and effectiveness consistent with a traditional approach.

Fire and EMS Administration credit courses are taken in a distance-learning format using Blackboard interactive software. Written assignments and projects provide a continual indication of progress and form the basis of an ongoing relationship between professor and student. Telephone consultations and optional summer one-week residency classes are used to supplement the learning process.

Courses outside the Fire and EMS Administration requirements and electives required for the bachelor’s degree should be taken either at LCCC or by continuing the open learning method through various distance-learning options. All courses must be pre-approved by appropriate department heads.

The University of Cincinnati's Fire Service Program is offered in conjunction with the National Fire Academy's degree program must have an associate degree in fire science (or the equivalent):
Transfer students must be in good standing according to standards of the colleges from which they wish to transfer and must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average. Transfer
students must complete a minimum of 40 credit hours at UC.

An Application should be submitted online.

For More Information
School of Aerospace Systems
University of Cincinnati
2220 Victory Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45206-2839
Phone: 513-556-6583
Kathy Angne


Campus Update

Performance Canceled

The Black River String Quartet performance for today Sunday, February 1, 2015 has been canceled.

Exterior Campus Lighting Project

Work will begin Monday morning on replacing the light fixtures on the west loop road (main road in front of the College. Workers will be installing  new fixtures from the north and south ends concurrently. The road will be partially blocked in order to do the work.
Please be very careful and slow down.

15 to Finish: Add a Late-Start Class Today

Take at least 15 credit hours per semester and you'll be closer to graduation and closer to your career. There’s still time to add a class to your schedule. Late-start courses begin Feb. 23 and March 23.
Click here to see the short-term class schedule and to register.

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014 and spring 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 


Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at

Dean's List

Congratulations to the hardworking students who were named to the Dean’s List for fall 2014.  If you think you made the Dean’s List for fall semester, check your LCCC email account for an official confirmation from LCCC. See the full list of students named to the Dean’s List at

Earn College Credit For Work and Life Experience

Attend an information session for Prior Learning Assessment and find out about the methods used to help you earn college credit for what you have learned through work and life experiences.
Click here to learn more and register.

Financial Aid Filing Fairs

LCCC will offer free help for anyone filing a FAFSA form - regardless of the college they plan to attend - at a series of Financial Aid Filing Fairs held in February and March. Click here for details and to register online.

Sign Up for Text Alerts

Sign up to receive text message alerts in the event of campus emergencies, campus closings, campus power outages and severe weather announcements at

Softball Team Tryouts

The LCCC Softball Team will host tryouts from noon to 1 p.m., February 21 and 22 in the Ewing Center Field House. Learn More.

MBA Program Begins in Fall 2015

Beginning in fall 2015, Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration will offer a master’s of business administration degree through the University Partnership. Learn more.