What comes next? Whether you’re a new graduate or you’re ready to take the next step in your career, Cumberland offers nine graduate programs to advance your undergraduate degree.
Something that you’re passionate about is something that you should strive to continue expanding your knowledge on over the course of your life. Obtaining a master’s degree in the field that most suits your passion and career goals can be both personally and professionally rewarding.
Our graduate programs are designed with a busy life in mind. Each of our graduate programs has its own learning format – fully online, face-to-face, or a combination of both that blend easily into your daily routines. You’ll receive support from faculty and staff every step of the way, and our small class sizes offer you the chance to get to know everyone in your program, including top leaders in your chosen field.
Half the cost
Our graduate programs are less than half the cost of the national average tuition, and there are financial aid options available to full-time students.
What our graduates say
We can tell you what it’s like to earn your graduate degree at Cumberland University, but it’s better to hear it straight from one of our recent graduates.
“When I was ready for a career change, the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program at Cumberland University made it easy to turn that dream into a reality. Online and On-campus courses that fit my schedule and a faculty committed to my success… that’s why I chose to return to CU!”
“I loved the flexibility that the MSN online program gave me. It allowed me to be able to work around my own schedule, and clinicals were set at my pace. The professors are available to help during the duration of the courses and helpful at putting challenges that come up in perspective. I’m glad I chose CU!”
“The small class sizes helped me to feel like a name, not just a number.”
“The Cumberland University Education program is by far the best in the state, and I advocate for my students who are interested in becoming teachers to attend CU. The CU faculty have had a huge impact on my life. The Masters in Education program prepared me to take on the challenges facing high school students today. I highly recommend earning your degree from Cumberland University.”
“When I reflect on my years in Cumberland University’s graduate program, I am confident that the experience made me a better educator and also prepared me in a multitude of ways for my career. The staff was highly energetic and always willing to help, and they were just a phone call away if I needed guidance. I sincerely recommend Cumberland University’s Graduate Program to anyone who is wanting to advance their degree.”
Your Next Steps
Each of our graduate programs has its own admission requirements and learning format. The first step for all of our programs is to complete the admissions application. You will also need to submit college transcripts and any relevant test scores. For more information, visit your specific program’s page.
Contact Us. We’re Here to Help.
If you have any questions or need any help through your next steps, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We’re here to help guide you through this process and discuss your future at Cumberland University.
The Admissions Office is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 4:30pm CST. Please contact the Admissions Office at 615-547-1246 locally or 615-547-1211 to speak with our Graduate Enrollment Specialist or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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