Your calling matters.

The Bible, Religion & Ministry Division of Cornerstone University prioritizes your growth as a disciple of Christ and as an aspiring scholar of Scripture. Teaching all classes from a biblical, Christ-centered perspective, our expert faculty enable you to articulate a Christian worldview, develop skills for ministry and mature in the spiritual disciplines.

Here, you can live out your calling in a supportive learning community. Whether you plan to enroll in seminary after college, enter youth ministry or start your own business, the rigorous theological training we offer prepares you to integrate your faith and work.

Relevant Career Preparation

We take seriously our commitment to provide the holistic training you need to begin your career as a ministry professional or continue your education. Job placement rates for graduates of our Bible, ministry and missions degree programs reflect the confidence employers have in hiring Cornerstone graduates:

  • 100% of our 2016 biblical studies graduates were working within six months of graduation.
  • 100% of our 2016 intercultural studies graduates were working within six months of graduation.
  • 94% of our 2016 ministry graduates were working, continuing their education or choosing to volunteer at local organizations within six months of graduation.

Rigorous Academic Training

At Cornerstone, professors are passionate about the chance to mentor college students, model lifelong learning habits and give you hands-on research experience. Our Bible, Religion & Ministry Division faculty hold the highest academic degrees available in their fields which they earned at prestigious, top-ranked universities.

Diverse Learning Community

As a student, you'll quickly realize that learning doesn't happen only in traditional classroom settings; there are numerous ways to maximize your student experience. You can expect invitations to eat lunch with fellow students in your major, play rounds of Bocce ball on the campus quad or participate in a competitive board game night at a professor's home.

Earn a Second Major

Our flexible academic programs and four-year plans give you the option to earn a second major in a different academic division, expand your career opportunities and personalize your college experience.

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