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University of the Cumberlands is a private not-for-profit institution located in Williamsburg, Kentucky. The surrounding location of Williamsburg is ideal for students who enjoy the charms of a college town.

3,386 Master's Degrees
123 Doctor's Degrees

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University of the Cumberlands Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Cumberlands.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Value Student Counseling Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Allied Health Professions Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Health Sciences & Services Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Best Value Criminal Justice & Corrections Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Best Value Health Professions Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Best Value Law Enforcement & Firefighting Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Best Value Nursing Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Best Value Psychology Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#13 Best Value Business, Management & Marketing Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#14 Best Value Education Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Cumberlands has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#10 Best Value Colleges for Allied Health Professions College Factual
#20 Best General Health & Wellness Schools College Factual
#27 Best Value Colleges for Psychology College Factual
#36 Best Value Colleges for Education College Factual
#40 Best Value Colleges for Parks, Recreation, Leisure, & Fitness Studies College Factual
#193 Best Allied Health Professions Schools College Factual

Where Is University of the Cumberlands?

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Contact details for Cumberlands are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 6191 College Station Drive, Williamsburg, KY 40769
Phone: 606-549-2200
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ucumberlands
Twitter: http://twitter.com/UCumberlands

University of the Cumberlands Graduate Student Diversity

14,599 Graduate Students
41% Women
2% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Gender Diversity

Of the 14,599 graduate students at Cumberlands, 59% are male and 41% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of the Cumberlands graduate students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 167
Black or African American 83
Hispanic or Latino 41
White 1,121
International Students 3,328
Other Races/Ethnicities 9,859

Geographic Diversity

Kentucky students aren't the only ones who study at University of the Cumberlands. At this time, 22 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 65 countries are represented at Cumberlands. The most popular countries sending students to the school are India, China, and Bangladesh.

Online Learning at University of the Cumberlands

8,549 Took All Classes Online
18,993 Took At Least One Class Online
21.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 2 bachelor’s degree and 12 master’s degree programs available online at Cumberlands. In 2019-2020, 18,993 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Cumberlands has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the most popular in Kentucky for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Affordability Rankings of Cumberlands

During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at University of the Cumberlands was $5,970 for both in-state and out-of-state students. The following table shows how Cumberlands is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.

Major Tuition for In-State Students Tuition for Out-of-State Students
Health Sciences & Services #1 #1
Information Technology #1 #1
Allied Health Professions #1 #1
General Business/Commerce #1 #1
Teacher Education Subject Specific #4 #1
Computer Information Systems #7 #1
Student Counseling #13 #1
Teacher Education Grade Specific #15 #1
Psychology #16 #4
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology #16 #4
Biblical Studies #19 #19
Computer & Information Sciences #19 #10
Theology & Religious Vocations #25 #25
Curriculum & Instruction #28 #10
Education #28 #7
Criminal Justice & Corrections #31 #1
Special Education #34 #4
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #37 #1
Health Professions #59 #28
Educational Administration #61 #22
Nursing #61 #15

Online Growth Rankings of Cumberlands

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of the Cumberlands was 21.1%. This is the #600 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Cumberlands regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Cumberlands majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 22%
Criminal Justice & Corrections 56%
Health Professions 62%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 56%
Nursing 87%
Psychology 39%
Special Education 5%
Student Counseling 16%
Teacher Education Grade Specific 10%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Cumberlands ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Cumberlands.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Student Counseling #52
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology #81
Curriculum & Instruction #135
Psychology #142
Criminal Justice & Corrections #147
Special Education #171
Teacher Education Subject Specific #174
Teacher Education Grade Specific #202
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #215
Nursing #366

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of the Cumberlands Graduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Information Technology 1,241 0 1,241
Computer Information Systems 482 4 486
Educational Administration 274 49 323
Business Administration & Management 211 52 263
Curriculum & Instruction 229 0 229
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 190 14 204
Teacher Education Subject Specific 203 0 203
Teacher Education Grade Specific 176 0 176
Student Counseling 136 0 136
Special Education 126 0 126
Criminal Justice & Corrections 43 0 43
Allied Health Professions 28 0 28
Nursing 21 0 21
Biblical Studies 14 0 14
Health Sciences & Services 12 0 12
General Business/Commerce 0 4 4
TOTAL 3,386 123 3,509

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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