University of the Cumberlands Recognized Among Fastest-Growing Colleges Nationwide

Williamsburg, Ky. — The Chronicle of Higher Education has recognized University of the Cumberlands (UC) as one of the fastest-growing colleges in America, as reported in their annual Almanac of Higher Education. The article, The Strategies Behind Rapid Enrollment Growth, represents data from both private and public colleges and universities from across the country.

Cumberlands’ largest growth has been in the school’s online graduate programs, which launched in 2011. Among the most sought-after online degrees are information technology, digital security, digital forensics, and other technology-related programs. Cumberlands also confers a large number of degrees and certificates in the field of education.

“Cumberlands is different by design,” said Dr. Larry L. Cockrum, president of UC. “Whether in-seat or online, all of our programs are built on a foundation of affordability, quality instruction, and service to students.”

University of the Cumberlands is the largest and most affordable private university in Kentucky. Located in Williamsburg, UC is an institution of regional distinction offering quality undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and online degree programs. Learn more at

To read more, check out the full article published by The Lane Report.