At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.
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.
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.
At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.
Our world needs educators who live lives marked by uncompromising Christlike values, dedication and compassion. A major in elementary education prepares you as a highly qualified teacher with the knowledge, skills and Christian character to be a servant leader who influences your world for Jesus Christ.
The elementary education program reflects our commitment to developing students’ knowledge, skills and attitudes in five distinct yet interconnected areas: specialized knowledge; applied knowledge and collaborative learning; intellectual skills; civic and global learning; and biblical worldview integration.
Demonstrate knowledge of and proficiency in the terminology, theories, concepts, practices and skills specific to the field of education.
Exhibit competency in applying your knowledge in instructional planning, classroom management and soft skills in a classroom setting.
Demonstrate your ability to integrate both traditional and non-traditional cognitive skills, including analytical inquiry, information literacy, quantitative fluency and communicative fluency.
Demonstrate intercultural competence in addressing civic, social, environmental and economic issues.
Articulate a Christ-centered worldview and its personal, professional and communal embodiment through Christian virtues.
Brenna Threatt (’17)
I loved having faculty members who took the time to get to know me, asked for prayer requests and opened class with prayer.
The Teacher Education Division at Cornerstone is robust in its variety of offerings. Take a look at some of the other programs offered in Teacher Education.
A degree in TESOL is valuable for any educator, especially those going into urban or inner-city schools.
By combining academically rigorous course work in your area of concentration with a liberal arts education, you’ll be equipped to enter your classroom with the tools to help your students succeed.