University of the Cumberlands: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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University of the Cumberlands is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 6,280 students enrolled. This college was established in 1889 and is the only college located in Williamsburg, Kentucky.

University of the Cumberlands is affiliated with Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
52
Fair
University of the Cumberlands will give you the opportunity to get an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of the Cumberlands follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 52 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Business, Social Work, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
65%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of the Cumberlands is relatively low at 65% (close to Kentucky average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of the Cumberlands is low - 45%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of the Cumberlands is pretty decent, 15:1. Find out more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,100
High
Average tuition cost is high - $20,700 a year. The additional fees at University of the Cumberlands (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $400; which makes it a total of $21,100 a year.

Read the details about University of the Cumberlands additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
68%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 2,431 applications were submitted and 1,660 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

University of the Cumberlands will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of the Cumberlands in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
University of the Cumberlands offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of the Cumberlands, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
Yes
University of the Cumberlands offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of the Cumberlands. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, University of the Cumberlands seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of the Cumberlands Location and Maps



Post Address: University of the Cumberlands, 6191 College Station Drive, Williamsburg, Kentucky 40769, USA
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