Cumberland University


One Cumberland Square, Lebanon, TN 37087-3554
(615 444-2562 -phone
(615) 444-2569 - fax
Toll-Free - (800) 467-0562

Cumberland University has one of the longest, richest histories of any institution in
the State. Founded in 1842, the University flourishes today with exceptional faculty
and fully-accredited academic programs steeped in the liberal arts, including three
distinct schools: the Rudy School of Nursing and Health Professions; the School of
Humanities, Education, and the Arts; and the Labry School of Science, Technology,
and Business. With a student body approaching 2,000 and over 500 students living
on campus, our unique residential living and learning experience allows students
to find their sense of belonging. Athletics also are a strength of Cumberland
University, as our teams in 20 sports regularly compete for conference and national
championships. Our world-renowned baseball team has claimed the NAIA national
championship title three times since 2004. At Cumberland University you can Learn
What’s Possible!

Vital Statistics

Fall 2016 Enrollment: Graduate 305 - Undergraduate 1,658

Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid From Any Source: 93%

Tuition and Fees: $21,210

Room and Board: $8,400

Founded: 1842

Degrees Offered: Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's

Number of Degrees Awarded Summer 2015 to Spring 2016: 456

Student to Faculty Ratio: 17 to 1