Earn Credit for your Service
100% Online Associates, Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate degrees available.
At University of the Cumberlands we are invested in the future of our active duty service members, reserves, veterans, and families. Whether you’re seeking to start your college education for the first time or have previous college credit, we can help. Our flexible online programs allow you to study from anywhere. Your past military or college work may be applied directly to your degree.
*Evaluate Your Credit below to get a personalized transcript evaluation of your Joint Services Transcript and/or college transcripts.
<span id="stepOne">Step 1: Complete the Online Application</span>
Step 2: Request Official Transcripts
Request Official Transcripts be sent to:
Graduate & Online Admissions
649 S. 10th Street Suite C
Williamsburg KY 40769
Undergraduate Admissions (On-Campus)
6178 College Station Drive
Williamsburg KY 40769
Step 3: Degree Completion Plan
Degree Completion will be discussed once transcripts have been evaluated by the registrar.
We accept ALL VA benefits at Cumberlands
Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty®: Active Duty and Veterans with at least two years of active duty service.
Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment: Veterans with disabilities and approved IDES rating of at least 20 percent from VA.
Post-9/11 GI Bill®: Active Duty and Veterans who served after Sept. 10, 2001.
Dependents Educational Assistance: Dependents and spouses of servicemembers may be eligible for this benefit.
Montgomery GI Bill® Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR): Reservists in Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps or Coast Guard, Army National Guard, or Air National Guard. Eligible during or after 6 year service obligation.
TA benefits will cover 100% of Tuition for Online Undergraduate (UG) Programs.
(Online UG tuition is $199 per hour | TA benefit is $250 per hour)
TA benefits will cover 90% of Tuition for qualifying Online Master's level programs.
(Reduced military tuition rate is $275 per hour** | TA benefit is $250 per hour)
**UC offers a reduced military (active duty, reservist, and veterans) tuition rate of $275 per hour for Masters level Business, Criminal Justice, Education, Health, Information Technology, and Christian Studies degree programs. Masters programs in Physician Assistant Studies, Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner, Addiction Counseling, and Clinical Mental Health Counseling are not applicable for reduced military tuition rate.
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
<span id="eval">Evaluate Your Credit</span>
Make it easy and submit your unofficial transcripts for an evaluation! Note: Graduate Programs allowing military credit are noted in the Memorandum of Understanding Agreements section below.
Memorandum of Understanding Agreements
Cadets will receive an ROTC Scholarship.
*This is stackable with your academic scholarship.
Cadets will also receive Free Books each semester, through our book loan program.
ROTC cadets are encouraged to consider joining the National Guard. After one year of service this will enable students to receive additional scholarships and support through the Simultaneous Membership Program (SMP).
For additional information on ROTC at University of the Cumberlands, please contact:
For additional information on joining the National Guard, please contact:
Kentucky National Guard
215 Hurricane Hollow Rd
Williamsburg, KY 40769