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College isn't for everybody, but we're not everybody. 


Choosing the right college is not an easy task. There are many factors to consider especially when it comes to price. We believe you should be able to afford an education, learn in a quality academic setting, and have your needs put first. That's the Cumberlands Commitment. 


No hidden fees. No fine print. Just an incredibly affordable college experience. We want all students to know that with Cumberlands, there is a clear and affordable path to a college degree. That's our commitment to you. 

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Top 10 Military Friendly University

Cumberlands is designated as a Military Friendly® School, ranking Top Ten in the nation among private schools offering doctoral degrees. This designation means Cumberlands meets notable high standards in making a quality education accessible to U.S. military personnel with a commitment to continually become even better. Universities who earn this designation are to serve as “an example to American schools,” according to the Military Friendly® website.

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Now you're getting somewhere. Looking for a few reasons to feel confident in your decision to join us? Cumberlands is: The safest college campus in Kentucky - Named a College of Distinction  - The fastest growing university in Kentucky - Best graduate school in 2022 - a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) - and those are just a few of the reasons to let you know you're on the right road at the right time. 

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You've come to the right place. 

No hidden fees and no fine print. 

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Your time is now!

For more than 130 years, University of the Cumberlands has offered innovative academic programs that deliver unsurpassed quality, affordability and service to students of all backgrounds, both on campus and online. 


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