School Overview

Cumberland University is a Private, 4 years college located in Lebanon, Tennessee. CU ranked 12nd in Tennessee Colleges and 28th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 2,704 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. CU's acceptance rate is 58.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Cumberland University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address1 Cumberland Square, Lebanon, TN 37087
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Cumberland University is 58.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 38.00%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate58.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)38.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

CU's 2022 tuition & fees is $25,412 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $7,500.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$25,412
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,500
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,704 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 53 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. CU has 2,397 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 307 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,704
Undergraduate Students2,397
Graduate Students307
Online Enrollment53

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs67 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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