Established in 1819, University of Cincinnati is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Cincinnati (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Ohio. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, University of Cincinnati (UC) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Cincinnati (UC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 200 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.