Cumberland University

Lebanon, TN

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Cumberland University

Cumberland University

Cumberland University Student Essentials

Cumberland University Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Bulldogs
Website: www.cumberland.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Highly Selective
In-State Tuition: $20,200
Out-of-State Tuition: $20,200
Retention Rate: 67%
Enrollment: 1,749
Year Established: 1842

About Cumberland University

Cumberland University is a four-year school in Lebanon, Tennessee, that offers professional and liberal arts degrees as well as a large number of creative arts programs. Cumberland University also boasts an impressive list of alumni.

Academics include such professional undergraduate majors as:

  • Biochemistry
  • Business
  • Computer and Information Science
  • Criminal Justice and Public Administration
  • Physical Education

Cumberland also awards liberal arts degrees in fields like:

  • English
  • History
  • Humanities and Social Science

Cumberland University has a substantial number of creative arts degrees, as well, which include:

  • Digital Photography
  • Entertainment Design
  • Fine Arts
  • Music Performance
  • Musical Theatre
  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Studio Art
  • Theatre

Outside of class, students may participate in such college life activities as cultural, honors, religious and special interest clubs and organizations.

Cumberland admissions requirements include a minimum GPA of 3.0 and either an ACT score of at least 21 or an SAT score of at least 990. Applicants will also need to complete an admissions application and a personal statement.

Eligible students may receive scholarships, grants, loans or some combination of these financial aid awards. The first step in applying for financial aid is to complete a FAFSA.

Cumberland University Map & Location

Cumberland University
1 Cumberland Square
Lebanon, TN 37087


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Getting Around Cumberland University

Walkability

Good walkability. We think you’ll enjoy walking in this area.

6/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Lebanon, TN

Winter
Dec
50
29
Jan
47
26
Feb
52
29
Spring
Mar
61
36
Apr
70
45
May
79
55
Summer
Jun
87
64
Jul
90
68
Aug
90
66
Fall
Sep
83
58
Oct
72
45
Nov
61
37

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 1,422
Freshman Class 164
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 1,749

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 12%
  • Caucasian: 77%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 7%
Latino 2%
African American 12%
Caucasian 77%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 7%

Undergraduate 81%
Graduate 19%
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 37%
Men 63%
International 4%
Domestic 96%

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