#20 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Cumberland University

Lebanon, Tennessee

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Student Population
Cumberland University overview
Location Lebanon, Tennessee
Online cumberland.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Cumberland University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Lebanon, Tennessee, Cumberland University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,308 prospective students applied, and 1,423 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 602 enrolled in the school.  1,758 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 647 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $21,840 plus fees of $1,050. CU is ranked 962 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
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SAT 930/1090
ACT 19/23
GPA 3.3
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due May 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Cumberland University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$1,050
Room and Board $7,650
Budget for Other Expenses$5,950
Total One Year Cost$37,990

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$39,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
34% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Cumberland University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 46%
Business 15%
Education 14%
Biology 4%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 4%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=219949 IPEDS survey data for Cumberland University.