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About the University of Toledo
The University of Toledo was founded by Jessup W. Scott in 1872 as a municipal institution and became part of the state of Ohio’s system of higher education in 1967. On July 1, 2006, The University of Toledo merged with the Medical University of Ohio becoming one of only seventeen American universities to offer professional and graduate academic programs in medicine, law, pharmacy, nursing, health sciences, engineering, and business.
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UT boasts nearly twenty student service-related offices and programs, more than 200 student organizations, more than forty intramural/sport programs, a $17.3-million Student Recreation Center, an honors-academic center residence hall, a housing village for members of fraternities and sororities, a visual arts building on the grounds of the world-renowned Toledo Museum of Art, the $25-million College of Engineering complex, and a $33-million pharmacy, chemistry, and life sciences complex. The Graduate Student Association supports the academic, social, and administrative needs of graduate students throughout the University.
More than 80 percent of the University's faculty hold doctorates. Faculty members are active within the University, as well as in community programs, research projects, and publication of professional articles and textbooks. University faculty members take an interest in students and commit to providing the best possible learning experience and environment.
The College of Graduate Studies is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The University is a member of the Council of Graduate Schools in the United States, the Midwest Association of Graduate Schools, and the National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges. The College of Education is approved by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education. The Master of Business Administration program is approved by the American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business. The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology has approved all undergraduate engineering programs. The University is a member of the American Society for Engineering Education and its Engineering College Council and Engineering Research Council.