Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business



The Nationally-Ranked Lindner College of Business

Only 15% of the world’s business schools are accredited by the AASCB. The Lindner College of Business has been AACSB accredited since 1919. The school has also received a myriad of accolades and awards from educational publications including the following highlights:



  • U.S. News & World Report ranked the Lindner full-time MBA No. 70 nationally (#37 among public universities) 
  • U.S. News & World Report ranked the Lindner part-time MBA No. 46 in the nation (#29 among public universities)
  • U.S. News & World Report ranked the Lindner Online MBA No. 38 in the nation among fully online MBA programs


  • U.S. News & World Report ranked the Lindner online Master of Science in Taxation program No. 1 in the nation among public universities

Highlight of UC Rankings

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  • Bloomberg Businessweek ranked the Lindner MBA No. 47 in the nation (No. 23 among public institutions)
  • Bloomberg Businessweek recruiters ranked the Lindner MBA No. 21 in the nation (No. 8 among public programs)
  • The Lindner MBA earned the biggest ranking jump of any MBA program in the country on both the U.S. News & World Report full-time and part-time MBA rankings charts
  • U.S News & World Report ranked the Lindner full-time MBA No. 60 in the nation (No. 33 among public institutions)
  • U.S News & World Report ranked the Lindner part-time MBA No. 81 in the nation (No. 47 among public institutions)
  • U.S. News & World Report recruiters ranked the Lindner MBA among the nation’s Top 15 public programs
  • The Princeton Review named Lindner one of the nation’s Best Business Schools
  • ranked the Lindner MBA program No.1 in the nation for best value based on academic quality, job placement success and tuition affordability
  • Affordable Colleges Online ranked the Lindner online MBA No. 50 in the Best Online MBA programs in the nation.


  • Lindner online Master of Healthcare Administration ranked No. 3 program in the country by The Best Schools
  • Lindner Master of Science in Finance ranked No. 7 in the nation (No. 4 among public institutions) among the best, most affordable programs in the nation by Master of Finance Degrees online
  • Lindner Master of Arts in Applied Economics named one of the Top 10 programs the United States by Education Portal
  • Lindner Master of Science in Accounting ranked a Top 25 program in the country by Public Accounting Report


  • Bloomberg Businessweek named Lindner one of the nation’s Top 100 undergraduate business schools
  • Bloomberg Businessweek ranked Lindner No. 36 among all public institutions

Additional Recent Rankings and Accolades

  • Lindner Master of Science in Business Analytics ranked one of North America’s Top 20 graduate data analytics programs by InformationWeek. Only eight U.S. business school data analytics programs achieved that honor
  • Lindner Master of Science in Marketing named one of the country's Top 40 Graduate Marketing Programs by Masters Degree Online