The Associate of Science in Accounting is an introductory level academic program designed to teach students basic financial accounting knowledge and skills in addition to providing preparation for several certification exams in the field. Course work in the accounting portion of the program teaches students about financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, Microsoft Excel, QuickBooks and payroll. Students are also prepared to continue their studies at the bachelor’s degree level.
The Associate of Science in Business Studies is an introductory level academic program designed to teach students basic business and management knowledge, skills, and abilities for the purpose of adding value to their careers in various occupational roles. The program integrates theory with practice and emphasizes written, verbal, and non-verbal communication, along with interpersonal skills and self-reflection, to better prepare 21st-century workers in a globalized marketplace.
The Associate of Science in Human Services is an introductory level academic program designed to teach students how to meet human needs through an interdisciplinary knowledge base, focusing on prevention as well as remediation of problems and maintaining a commitment to improving overall quality of life of service populations. Developed through discussion and collaboration with human service leaders, the program integrates theory with practice through field-based experiences.
Students in Cornerstone University’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program develop leadership, analytical, communication and problem-solving skills as well as knowledge of core business functions such as accounting, managerial economics, introductory data analysis, accounting, and financial management.
The Bachelor of Science in Management program focuses primarily on the application of concepts and theories to practice and includes the core management knowledge and skills of negotiation, conflict resolution, and human resources management. Students will develop leadership, analytical, and problem-solving skills as well as business acumen within a Christian framework.
This is an upper-level interdisciplinary program designed for working professionals who are either employed or volunteer significant time in ministry, service or non-profit organizations. Students develop skills that will prepare them for the increasingly complex nature of leading and/or participating in these outreach organizations. Foundational biblical, theological and management principles are emphasized to enhance skills and develop the leader within.
The Bachelor of Science in Psychology program prepares students to analyze and resolve human service needs for a diverse and global population. By integrating faith, core knowledge and practical experience, the program emphasizes the universal applicability of the discipline of psychology.
The Educational Technology Endorsement is designed for those who would like to add another area of expertise to their initial teacher certification. This endorsement can be used to complete some of the requirements of the Master of Arts in Education degree.
The ESL Endorsement program is a 22 credit-hour program designed for certified K-12 teachers who wish to earn an endorsement to teach ESL in a public school.
The Graduate Certificate in TESOL is a 24 credit-hour program for those with a bachelor's degree who wish to teach English to speakers of other languages.
Designed primarily for working educators, this program prepares educators to write curricula, instruct and assess students, utilize technology and motivate today's diverse student population. The emphasis is on a high degree of personal involvement in the students' learning process. The program also explores issues such as leadership, pedagogy and differentiated instruction with the goal of integrating faith and learning.
Focusing on the specific needs of today's administrators, this program explores development materials, resources, strategies and solutions in the context of school administration. Course work integrates faith and learning while emphasizing current issues related to leadership, supervision, finance, assessment, law and program development.
This program is designed to help today's educators meet the updated seventh standard as well as develop a higher level of technology literacy. Course work integrates faith and learning to facilitate the exploration of hot-button education issues relating to technology, leadership, values, pedagogy and differentiated instruction within the K-12 system.
This program is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to teach English in local and international cross-cultural settings. Course work emphasizes the practical aspects of teaching and ministry from both local and global perspectives.
The M.B.A. degree with a concentration in Finance gives students the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to be successful in areas such as risk management, financial planning, global policy issues, and financial contracts. M.B.A. students with this concentration will be empowered to excel in the workplace as knowledgeable and respectable leaders in the finance industry.
Created in conjunction with business leaders, the cutting-edge curriculum for our M.B.A. program provides students with the theories and techniques necessary for effective administration in today's business climate. The Global Business concentration offers M.B.A. students in-depth, practical instruction in the issues affecting the globalized marketplace of the 21st century. Included in this concentration is a required global trip to Europe (London, Paris, and Zurich).
The M.B.A. degree program with a Health Care concentration prepares students to excel as leaders in today's rapidly-changing health care setting. Created in conjunction with health care administrations, this cutting edge curriculum provides leadership development for clinicians while equipping the business-trained administrator with key competencies required in a health care setting.
The M.B.A. degree program with a Project Management concentration was created in response to a growing need for competent and effective leaders in this arena. Our curriculum, created in collaboration with industry professionals, trains students in several critical areas: leadership, communication, budgeting, practical tools, and techniques of the industry.
Students in Cornerstone University's Master of Science in Management program develop the knowledge and skills necessary for success when working with and leading people in diverse organizational environments. The Master of Science in Management program focuses on the application of theory and research based on Christ-centered principles to practical workplace problems. This is done by leveraging case studies and professional application to teach the foundational management disciplines of leadership, organizational behavior, diversity, human resources, economics, and strategic management.