Cumberland University Graduate Schools

Cumberland University (referred to as CU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Lebanon, TN. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Cumberland University is $7,500 in average. The school has 312 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,405 including undergraduate students.

Cumberland University Graduate School Overview

Cumberland University (referred to as CU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Lebanon, TN. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1962 - Current).
CU Directory Information
School NameCumberland University (CU)
Address1 Cumberland Square, Lebanon, TN 37087
Phone615-444-2562
Webhttps://www.cumberland.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.cumberland.edu/applynow
Financial Infohttps://www.cumberland.edu/admissions/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Cumberland University is $7,500 in average. The school has 312 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,405 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 11 graduate programs through Master's. Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
CU Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$7,500
Student Population312
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's
Number of Programs11 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Cumberland University is $7,500 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $625. Cumberland University offers the alternative tuition plans.
CU 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$7,500
Required Fees$0
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$625
Cumberland University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at CU
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Cumberland University is $7,500. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 6.84% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$5,800-
2018-2019$6,180-
2019-2020$6,600-
2020-2021$7,020-
2021-2022$7,500-
The graduate school tuition & fees of CU is very inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in Tennessee. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Tennessee graduate tuition is $22,345 (public) / $19,300 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Cumberland University$7,500
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Tennessee Graduate Schools$11,404$19,526
Public$11,404$22,345
Private$19,300
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $15,930 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Cumberland University. On-campus living costs are increased by 6.01% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,110. Off-campus living costs are increased by 6.34% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$7,290$5,740$7,750$6,500
2018-2019$7,650$5,950$8,130$6,710
2019-2020$7,720$6,010$8,200$6,770
2020-2021$8,190$6,120$8,270$6,880
2021-2022$8,990$6,180$9,170$6,940
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $625 at Cumberland University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 6.84% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$490
2018-2019$515
2019-2020$550
2020-2021$585
2021-2022$625

Graduate Programs at CU

Cumberland University offers 12 graduate programs for Master's. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 136 students have completed their study at Cumberland University.
Offered Degrees at Cumberland University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree122136
Total122136
The most popular program at Cumberland University is the Business Administration, Management and Operations (other) program and last year 48 students have earned/completed their degree program.
Cumberland University offers 12 programs through Master's. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 136 students have completed their graduate studies.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 22 completers$39,100
Educational Leadership and Administration5-
Special Education and Teaching2-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching1-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)14-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (2 completers) 16 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science16-
Sports Studies0-
Human Services [+] 19 completers-
0-
Public Administration19$44,400
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Fine/Studio Arts0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Education8-
Business [+] 48 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)48-
Total136

Graduate Student Population at CU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 307 students enrolled into Cumberland University graduate schools where it has total 2,405 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 80 full-time and 227 part-time graduate students. By gender, 138 male and 169 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total307138169
Full-time804436
Part-tme22794133
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 176 White (57.33%), 66 Black/African American (21.50%), 5 Hispanic (1.63%), 5 Asian (1.63%), and 55 students with other races. 25 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total307138169
American Indian/Native American000
Asian523
Black/African American663036
Hispanic505
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1767898
Two More000
Un-Known301416
Non-resident Alien251411
Cumberland University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 45 graduate students (14.66% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively . The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total307
Enrolled Online Exclusively45
Enrolled Some Online Courses0
Not in Online Courses262

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