Hamilton County College

Find Hamilton County Ohio colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools. Colleges and universities provide information on degree programs, such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, masters degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications, college applications, financial aid, tuition, and student alumni resources.


American National University (ANU) - Cincinnati OH 6871 Steger Drive Cincinnati OH 45237 513-761-1291


Antonelli College - Cincinnati, OH 124 East 7th Street Cincinnati OH 45202 513-241-4338

Art Academy of Cincinnati 1212 Jackson Street Cincinnati OH 45202 513-562-6262

Beckfield College - Tri-County Campus 225 Pictoria Drive Springdale OH 45246 513-671-1920

Brown Mackie College - Cincinnati 1011 Glendale Milford Road Cincinnati OH 45215 513-771-2424

Cincinnati Christian University 2700 Glenway Avenue Cincinnati OH 45204 513-244-8100

Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science 645 West North Bend Road Cincinnati OH 45224 513-761-2020

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College 3520 Central Parkway Cincinnati OH 45223 513-569-1500

College of Mount St Joseph 5701 Delhi Avenue Cincinnati OH 45233 513-244-4200

Eastern Hills Academy of Hair Design 7681 Beechmont Avenue Cincinnati OH 45255 513-231-8621

Empire Beauty School-Cincinnati 8419 Colerain Avenue Cincinnati OH 45239 800-920-4593

Fortis College 11499 Chester Road Cincinnati OH 45246 513-771-2795

Galen College of Nursing-Cincinnati 100 East Business Way Cincinnati OH 45241 513-475-3600

Gods Bible School and College 1810 Young Street Cincinnati OH 45202 513-721-7944

Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science 375 Dixmyth Avenue Cincinnati OH 45220 513-862-2631

Great Oaks Institute of Technology and Career Development 3254 East Kemper Road Cincinnati OH 45241 513-771-8925

ITT Technical Institute - Norwood Campus 4750 Wesley Avenue Norwood OH 45212 513-531-8300

ITT Technical Institute-Norwood 4750 Wesley Avenue Norwood OH 45212 513-531-8300

Kaplan College-Cincinnati 801 Linn Street Cincinnati OH 45203 513-421-9900

Lincoln College of Technology-Tri-County 149 Northland Boulevard Cincinnati OH 45246 513-874-0432

About Hamilton County Colleges

Hamilton County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Hamilton County, OH. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Hamilton County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements
Types of Hamilton County Colleges

There are several types of Hamilton County colleges, each of which offers different degree programs. Four-year Colleges in Hamilton County typically offer Bachelor's degrees in science or liberal arts, and may also offer graduate-level degrees. Hamilton County Junior Colleges and Community Colleges offer Associate degrees in two-year programs. In most cases, students earning two-year Associate degrees can apply their credited work towards a four-year degree at another College. Hamilton County Universities offer a wider range of degree programs. At the graduate level, Universities offer multiple programs leading to Master's and Doctoral degrees.

Hamilton County Public & Private Colleges

Colleges in Hamilton County can be public or private. Hamilton County Public Colleges are generally established as Universities offering a full range of degree programs. Most Public Universities are run by Ohio State. Public Universities receive a portion of their funding from the Ohio government, which makes their tuition comparatively lower than Hamilton County Private Colleges and Universities. Appointed boards of trustees oversee Public Universities. Private Colleges and Universities in Hamilton County rely on tuition and fundraising as their main revenue sources, and they tend to have more expensive tuition than Public Universities.

Accredited Colleges in Hamilton County, Ohio

There are numerous independent accrediting agencies that establish the operating standards for educational institutions in Hamilton County. Colleges that maintain educational standards associated with reputable institutions of higher learning can obtain accreditation from an accrediting authority. Hamilton County accredited Colleges are generally viewed as schools that meet acceptable levels of quality.