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Cornerstone University

Cornerstone University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Grand Rapids, MI. The 2019 average net price at Cornerstone University is $20,461. Acceptance rate is 73.39%. The school has a total enrollment of 2,131.

Mission Statement

Cornerstone University exists to empower men and women to excel as influencers in our world for Christ by offering a student-focused learning community where Jesus Christ is central.


Logo of Cornerstone University
Major City
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Student Body: 2,131
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.cornerstone.edu
Acceptance Rate: 73.39%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 73.39%
  • Application Deadline: August 15, 2021
  • International Students: 4%
  • Application Fee: $0
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $24,500
Grad Tuition: $13,200
Room and Board: $9,300
Books and Supplies: $800
Other Fees: $0
Average Net Price: $20,461
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 285
  • Men / Women Ratio: 109 / 176
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 480 - 600
  • Median SAT Math Range: 470 - 580
  • Median ACT Range: 19 - 26
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 61
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: 4%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 11
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 39%
  • Psychology: 14%
  • Theology: 11%
  • Education: 10%
  • Communication: 5%

Academic Programs

Cornerstone University offers 87 Total Programs in Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsCornerstone University offers 4 Associate's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Education
Health Professions
Public Admin, Social Services
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsCornerstone University offers 49 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Education
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
  • Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Degree
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Theology
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsCornerstone University offers 18 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Health Professions
  • Health, Health Care Administration, Management Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Psychology
Theology
Doctorate Degree ProgramsCornerstone University offers 1 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 53%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 62%
  • 1st Year Retention: 77%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $37,500
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 2,131
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 76%
  • Black Students: 13%
  • Hispanic Students: 5%
  • Non-resident, alien: 3%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • Two or more races: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Unknown: <1%