Cornerstone University

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Cornerstone University can be found in Grand Rapids, MI, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around three thousand students enrolled each year at Cornerstone University.

Most of the students admitted to this school got an SAT score within the range of 1363 - 1768, or got accepted with an ACT score in the range of 21 - 26. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Cornerstone University average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.06 - 3.45. This school has an acceptance rate of 68 percent with 23 percent of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at cornerstone.edu.

Overall Cornerstone University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

68.1%

The overall acceptance rate for Cornerstone University was reported as 68.1% in Fall 2013 with over 2,350 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1363 - 1768
  • ACT Scores: 21 - 26
  • Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Cornerstone University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Cornerstone University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Cornerstone University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 78.9%
  • 2010-2011: 68.7%
  • 2011-2012: 62.7%
  • 2012-2013: 71.3%
  • 2013-2014: 68.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 68.9%

How Does Cornerstone University Compare?

68.1%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Cornerstone University is twenty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Aquinas College71.4%
Calvin College69.8%
Grace Bible College74.9%
Hope College72.5%
Kalamazoo College66.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants2,34934.4%65.6%
Admitted1,59934.2%65.8%
Enrolled36241.2%58.8%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Cornerstone University (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading465 - 605
Math445 - 570
Writing453 - 593
Total Score1363 - 1768
ACT®Score Range
English20 - 26
Math19 - 26
Composite Score21 - 26
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