Cumberland University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

One Cumberland Square

Lebanon, TN 37087

(615) 444-2562

(800) 467-0562

Fax: (615) 444-2569



Contact: Beatrice LaChance

Director of Admissions and Student Financial Services
Main Address

One Cumberland Square

Lebanon, TN 37087

(615) 444-2562

www.cumberland.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,055

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 196

Degree-seeking undergrads: 998

Graduate enrollment: 296

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 59%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 55%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General A,B
Management Science B

Education

Biology Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Special Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Cumberland University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(615) 444-2562
Website:www.cumberland.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://charlie.cumberland.edu/eapplication/login.asp
Address:1 Cumberland Square, Lebanon, TN 37087
Setting:31
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,963
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):37%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,771 (90% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$21,210
Out-of-state Tuition:$21,210
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$14,182

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Cumberland University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Cumberland University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences22
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services41
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education123
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs3
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies41
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences11
Visual and Performing Arts182
Grand total6428

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Cumberland University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Grand total12

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Cumberland University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$21,210
Out-of-state$21,210
Books and supplies$1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$5,700
Out-of-state$5,700

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid200100%
Grant or scholarship aid200100%$14,182
Student loan aid9045%$5,454

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,16389%$12,412
Federal student loans71555%$7,478

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Cumberland University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Cumberland University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,513710803
Percent admitted100%48%50%
Percent admitted who enrolled30%31%28%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Cumberland University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,963
Undergraduate enrollment1,658
Graduate enrollment305

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Cumberland University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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