Cumberland University Rankings

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In the World#6925 of 14178
In North America#1739 of 2629
In the United States#1653 of 2528
In Tennessee#33 of 58
In Lebanon#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
61%
Average SAT
1005
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$26,787 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
2,279
Graduates
271
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Cumberland University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate61%60%62%
Applicants2,8331,2441,589
Admissions1,729742987
Freshmen enrolled full time694320374
Freshmen enrolled part time422

59 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
49 or 7%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 910
or below

75% of them
had 1100
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Cumberland University are 910-1100 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
659 or 94%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Cumberland University are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1539 (61%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown471 (19%)
Black or African American281 (11%)
Hispanic127 (5%)
Nonresident Alien76 (3%)
Asian34 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native7 (0.3%)
Two or more races4 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$26,787/year
Average aid awarded
$10,297
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$21,979
$30-48K$23,701
$48-75K$28,079
$75-110K$27,701
$110K+$22,533

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$22,950$6,600
Tuition in-state$22,950$6,600
Tuition out-of-state$22,950$6,600
Fee in-district$1,050
Fee in-state$1,050
Fee out-of-state$1,050

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity551
Combined charge for room and board$8,600

Cumberland University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse112
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other883
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other68
Business & Commerce, General44
Education, General830
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other31
Business Administration and Management, General23
Kinesiology and Exercise Science175
Psychology, General20
Accounting15
Educational Leadership and Administration, General13
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration12
Sports Studies48
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other11
Elementary Education and Teaching11
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other10
Biology & Biological Sciences, General10
Nursing Education10
Public Administration10
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies7
English Language and Literature, General7
Management Science7
Marketing & Marketing Management, General6
Athletic Training & Trainer5
Special Education and Teaching, General4
Fine & Studio Arts, General4
Music, General3
Mathematics, General3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2
Social Sciences, General1
Biochemistry1
Music Performance, General1
Computer and Information Sciences, General1
Grand Total164274177
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate43%35%56%
  • Full-time retention rate - 60%

Publications & Citations

Publications
75
Citations
940

Publication count by topic

Medicine
11
Psychology
11
Sociology
9
Business
8
Physics
7
Economics
5
Art
4
Mathematics
4
Political science
4
History
3
Biology
3
Computer science
2
Philosophy
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business2353409
Sociology314562
Political science329427
Physics359694
Psychology3830232
Economics47007
Mathematics510524
Medicine548835
Biology60159
Computer science63543

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199310
199400
199500
199600
199700
199830
1999315
200039
2001311
2002218
2003110
2004118
2005122
2006031
2007333
2008122
2009047
2010342
2011433
2012259
2013479
2014685
2015475
2016370
2017562
2018734
2019563
2020552

General info

Alternative namesCU
Founded1842
WikipediaCumberland University
Colorsmaroon, white, gray, black
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff248
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1 Cumberland Square
Lebanon, Tennessee, 37087
United States
City population32,000
Phone6154442562
Fax+1 (615) 444 2569

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