Associate of Science

In this program, you will learn to understand basic mathematical and scientific principles, themes, theorems, and equations and critically interpret and synthesize mathematical and scientific information.

At a Glance

The Associate of Science program provides quality learning opportunities in mathematics and science that contribute to student employability or prepare students for further academic pursuit. Students who choose this program are often interested in pursing further education in the science, mathematics, and IT fields, as well as various medical fields or engineering.

Why Choose CU?

  • Small Class Sizes

    With an average of 24-36 students in our lecture style classes, and about 20 students in labs, our professors have the opportunity to get to know you and help guide you toward a future in your chosen field.

  • Scholarship Opportunities

    Cumberland is a proud partner with the TN Promise Program, which gives students the opportunity to earn an Associate degree tuition-free.

  • Tight-Knit Community

    When you become a Phoenix, you become part of a tight-knit community. You’ll build lifelong friendships and be able to impact our smaller community in big ways. The Science Department hosts multiple events events throughout the year that give you a chance to make connections and meet new friends.

Annual Events

  • Cookies and Cocoa
  • "Soup-er" Sophomores
  • Ice Cream Social

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 800-467-0562 to speak with your Enrollment Specialist or email