University of the Cumberlands


Student Population
Best Colleges National Rank
 Location Williamsburg, Kentucky
 Online ucumberlands.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Williamsburg, Kentucky, University of the Cumberlands is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 2,431 prospective students applied, and 1,660 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 436 enrolled in the school.  2,550 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,726 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $22,640 plus fees of $360. Cumberland College is ranked 708 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueAug 15, 2018
Applicant CompetitionLow

Cost to Attend

Costs for University of the Cumberlands
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$360
Room and Board $9,000
Budget for Other Expenses$5,000
Total One Year Cost$38,200


Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
43% within 6 years
Graduation Rates for University of the Cumberlands
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
in 4 years 26% earned a bachelor degree
in 5 years 40% earned a bachelor degree
in 6 years 43% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from University of the Cumberlands. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. University of the Cumberlands is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.