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You’re a leader, a self-starter. You’re driven by making personal connections, and you thrive by participating in new experiences. Your dreams are big, and you’re ready to rise to the challenge. We’re excited for what comes next and committed to building upon your unique strengths and talents to ignite your potential.

We celebrate diversity with students from

33 38 and


Total enrollment

Founded in



For 177 years, Cumberland has been committed to preparing students like you for a lifetime of learning.


Large enough to offer you the opportunities you deserve, small enough to make you feel at home.

Find your passion with over


programs to choose from.


A college experience is about more than just books.

of students recieve financial aid



We’ll help you focus on the value of a college education, not the cost.

student organizations and



NAIA athletic programs, you won’t have time to be bored.

Faculty-to-student ratio We know you, we hear you, we’re here to help.


• A historic campus nestled in a safe, residential neighborhood • Within walking distance of downtown Lebanon - a charming southern city filled with restaurants, boutique shops and more. • Minutes from the exciting city of Nashville which means access to internships, clinical placements and potential career connections at more than 40,000 businesses.


Whether you want to impact the next generation as a teacher, care with confidence in healthcare, or be a pioneer in tomorrow's top industries, we take your success personally and help you rise academically to prepare you for a fulfilling career.

ASSOCIATE DEGREES: • Associate of Arts (AA) • Associate of Arts Business (AAB) • Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice (AA in CJ) • Associate of Arts in Education (AA in Ed) • Associate of Arts in English (AA in Eng.)

• Associate of Arts in History (AA in His.) • Associate of Arts in Music (AA in Mus.) • Associate of Science (AS)

BACHELOR DEGREES: • Accounting (BBA) • Art and Design (BFA) • Art and Design with Teacher Licensure (K-12) (BFA) • Athletic Training (BS) • Biochemistry (BS) • Biology (BS) • Business Administration (BBA) • Child Growth and Learning (Elementary Education) (BS) • Criminal Justice (BA) • English (BA) • Exercise and Sport Science (BS) • Health Care Administration (BBA) • History (BA) • Information Technology (BS)

• Interdisciplinary Studies (BA) • Management (BBA) • Marketing (BBA) • Mathematics (BS) • Music (B.Mu.) • Music Theatre (BA) • Nursing (BSN) • Physical Education and Coaching (BS) • Psychology (BS) • RN to BSN (BSN) • Secondary Education (BS) • Special Education (K-12) (BS) • Sports Management (BS) • Theatre (BA)

MASTERS DEGREES: • Master of Arts (MA) • Master of Arts in Education (MAE) • Master of Arts in Sport Management (MASM) • Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) • Master of Business Administration (MBA) • Master of Education (MEd) • Master of Exercise and Sport Science (MESS) • Master of Public Service Management (MSP) • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Cumberland University is an equal opportunity education institution, and as such, does not discriminate in the admission policy on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

THIS IS WHERE YOUR INTERESTS GET EVEN MORE INTERESTING STUDENT LIFE No matter what you’re into, it’s likely there’s a group of people here who share the same interests. You can customize your college experience and meet new friends by joining one or more of our 55+ student organizations, including four fraternities and three sororities. Have a new idea you want to bring to student life? We can help you get it organized and off the ground in no time.

RESIDENCE LIFE From the moment you arrive at Cumberland University, you’ll feel right at home. You’ll study a lot, for sure, but you’ll still have time to make lots of memories. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to connect outside the classroom and have fun with friends, who will soon become like family. 98% of students live on or within our close knit campus community. 5 unique residence halls offer plenty of options for living on campus.


Academic All-Conference athletes since 2014


All-Conference athletes since 2014


All-American athletes since 2014 MENS SPORTS: Baseball Basketball Cross Country Football Golf Soccer Tennis Track & Field Volleyball Wrestling WOMEN’S SPORTS: Basketball Cross Country Golf Soccer Softball Tennis Track & Field Volleyball CO-ED SPORTS: Bowling Cheer/Dance

YOU’RE MORE THAN A TEST SCORE We know that a student shouldn’t just be measured by their test scores or GPA, that’s why each application is personally and holistically reviewed.

Early Decision SEPTEMBER 15

Priority Deadline JANUARY 15


1. Connect with an enrollment specialist.

2. Complete your online application.

3. Submit your transcripts & required documentation.

4. Confirm all application materials have been received by CU admissions. Scholarships Deadline MAY 1

Late Decision JULY 15

We can’t wait to meet you in person. Schedule your campus visit today. CUMBERLAND.EDU/VISIT

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