Established in 1888, University of the Cumberlands is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the medium town of Williamsburg (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Kentucky. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, University of the Cumberlands (UC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Baptist religion. University of the Cumberlands (UC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 132 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||University of the Cumberlands|
Life more abundant
|Colours||Blue and red|
|Address||6191 College Station Drive
|Tel||+1 (606) 549 2200|
|Fax||+1 (606) 539 4303|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is considered but not required
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are considered but not required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||6178 College Station Drive
(606) 539 4241
800 343 1609
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Baptist Kentucky Baptist Convention - www.kybaptist.org|
|Basic Classification||Doctoral/Professional Universities|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities II|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Majority graduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, no graduate coexistence|
University of the Cumberlands's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 142,269 physical volumes, 811,219 physical media, 2,524,741 digital/electronic medium and 96 licensed digital/electronic databases.
University of the Cumberlands provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,263 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Career Services||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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