Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

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At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

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Accreditation

Accreditation is a reflection of our commitment to providing an education that will prepare you for your career path. Accredited universities are recognized on a national level for excellence in instruction and are held accountable to these standards by trusted professionals.

Higher Learning Commission

Cornerstone University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The HLC approved Cornerstone for accreditation on April 13, 1977. As a whole university, Cornerstone is recognized for academic rigor, faculty excellence, and graduate success.

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) granted Cornerstone accreditation for its bachelor’s and master’s business programs in 2019. ACBSP recognizes quality business programs on a global level at the university and college level. Using the Baldridge National Quality Program, accreditation emphasizes key standards focused around themes such as strategic planning, stakeholder focus, and a passion for continuous improvement.

Educational Effectiveness: Number of Business Graduates by Program

Michigan Department of Education

Education programs in the traditional undergraduate and Professional & Graduate Studies divisions are accredited by the Michigan Department of Education through the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The Michigan Department of Education requires CAEP certification to ensure that certain standards and criteria be met by colleges and universities in order for their teacher education graduates to be state-certified.

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation

At Cornerstone University, the Teacher Education program—including the M.A. in Education—was awarded TEAC accreditation by the Inquiry Brief Commission of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation for a period of seven years—from October 2013 to October 2020. The accreditation does not include individual education courses that the EPP offers to P-12 educators for professional development, re-licensure or other purposes. Cornerstone University is currently in the process of seeking accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

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PGS prepared me for work in my field of study by constantly challenging me to think critically and to become well organized. The skillset that I have learned from the PGS will further advance my knowledge and practice of project management.

Sunaide Wright-Mack (M.B.A. ’19)

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Cornerstone’s adult programs are accredited by the following organizations. Each accreditation is recognition of the excellence of the program and the success of its graduates.

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Colleges of Distinction

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Hours

MON - THUR: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
FRI: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
SAT & SUN: Closed

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.