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Cumberland College Demographics & Diversity

Williamsburg, Kentucky

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Cumberland College are mostly White with a small Black population. The school has low racial diversity. 24% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of University of the Cumberlands students
Race Percent of Students
White 76%
Black 6%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 0%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 5%
Race Unknown 10%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 15% more male students than female students enrolled at University of the Cumberlands with a gender ratio of 54% men to 46% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Cumberland College has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for University of the Cumberlands students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 54%
Women 46%
Enrollment by gender for University of the Cumberlands students
Gender Number of Students
Men 10,234
Women 8,876

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Cumberland College serves a low number of students outside of Kentucky, with 66 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for University of the Cumberlands students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 66%
Out of State 31%
Foreign 2%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$44,968 per year

54% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 24.6%
Part time Undergrads 8.8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=156541 IPEDS survey data for University of the Cumberlands.