Cincinnati--The University of Cincinnati's (UC) College of Medicine
continues to be placed among the top colleges according to the U.S. News & World Report
list of America's best graduate schools. Three programs from the UC
Medical Center were singled out for top-tier recognition in their
fields by U.S. News & World Report.
tied with Ohio State for 40th place among medical schools. For primary
care, UC was ranked 42nd. The pediatrics program remained among the
nation's elite, with a number five ranking. The College of Nursing
ranked #52 in the country. Among specialty health programs, UC's speech
and language pathology program was tied for 30th place. The residency
director ranking was determined to be #51 and the student selectivity
ranking was #53. UC ranked 40th in the National Institutes of Health
(NIH) funding category with a total of $85.7 million in grants in 1999.
The current rankings were published in the April 10 edition of U.S. News & World Report. They can also be viewed online at http://www.usnews.com.