University of the Cumberlands offers promising students of all backgrounds a broad based
liberal arts program enriched with Christian values. The University strives for excellence in all of its endeavors and expects from students a similar dedication to this pursuit. Its commitment to a strong academic program is joined with a commitment to a strong work ethic. UC encourages students to think critically and creatively so that they may better prepare themselves for lives of responsible service and leadership. This focus of its undergraduate programs is extended and extrapolated into its graduate programs. These programs also nurture critical and creative thinking in pursuit of the “life-more-abundant” for both the individual and society. At UC, graduate study prepares professionals to be servant-leaders in their disciplines and communities, linking research with practice and knowledge with ethical decision-making.
It is located in Williamsburg, Kentucky, a region of natural beauty, close to mountains, a national forest and several beautiful parks. Williamsburg provides residents with a quaint small town atmosphere and is within driving distance of larger cities – giving students the best of both worlds!