At Cornerstone University's Professional & Graduate Studies division, we believe the right change can look different for everyone. What really defines a change that matters is what that change means to you. That's why we're dedicated to listening to your goals and finding a degree program that helps you achieve the change you're working toward.
As a non-profit university, we empower you to influence the world for Christ through a practical education and supportive learning community. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, we provide degrees you can trust to make a difference.
With degree programs designed to meet your specific educational needs, 88% of our enrolled students work full time.
Our degree programs train adult learners to enter the workplace as caring, wise and spiritually grounded professionals. Explore how our undergraduate, graduate and non-degree academic tracks equip you with a Christian perspective that companies trust.
Cornerstone University's Professional & Graduate Studies division was created in 1993 to serve students like you—adults interested in learning options outside the traditional model of higher education.
In addition to offering courses at our main Grand Rapids location, PGS provides 100% online programs and operates satellite campuses in Kalamazoo and Lansing.
We strive to offer tools for you to become a more effective influencer in our world for Christ in a way that fits you as an adult learner.
Choose from 11 full-time degrees in various fields to fit your unique goals. Engage with curriculum that prioritizes practical applications over traditional tests. And learn from faculty who bring years of real-world experience to the classroom.
The experience of earning a college degree—whether an undergraduate or graduate program—looks different for each adult learner.
At PGS, you can expect to learn from a supportive group of peers that complete the program with you. Take advantage of services such as online tutoring to help you excel. And be inspired by curriculum built on Christ-centered virtues for a positive and life-changing impact.
You can pursue your associate, bachelor's or master's degree entirely online if you choose. CU Online's learning options are highly regarded: