Cumberland UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Lebanon, Tennessee Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$24,000

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About Cumberland University

Cumberland University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Lebanon, Tennessee. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,550, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 61%. The university offers 36 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 43%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for students are $24,000.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

61% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 61%

Retention Rate 60%

Graduation Rate 43%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 910-1100

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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56%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

60%

Unknown

18%

Black

11%

Hispanic

5%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Two or more races

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

42% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

42%

State Grant Aid

85%

Institution Grant Aid

31%

Pell Grant

42%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,541
State Grant Aid $4,780
Institution Grant Aid $13,895
Pell Grant Aid $4,482
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.