Cornerstone University

Category: Private offering Doctorate | State: Michigan

About Cornerstone University

CU is a Christ-centered university with a passion for global influence through the transforming power of the gospel.

Military Friendly Ratings

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Academic Policies & Compliance

Admissions & Orientation

Culture & Commitment

Financial Aid & Assistance

Graduation & Career

Military Student Support & Retention

Why attend Cornerstone University

Cornerstone University appreciates those who have chosen to serve our country in the armed forces, whether stateside or on foreign soil. Our office of Veterans Education Benefits assists our Veteran students in receiving the education they need to influence our world for Christ.


Top Degrees

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $27,150 $27,150 $19,000 $19,000
Fees $370 $370 $2,880 $2,880
Room $9,030 $9,030 N/A N/A
Board N/A N/A N/A N/A
Books $1,000 $1,000 N/A N/A
Other Expenses $1,000 $1,000 $55 $55
Totals $38,550 $38,550 $21,935 $21,935
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
  • ACT or SAT test scores required for admission
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on CLEP exam
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on DSST exam
  • Award college credit for military training and experience according to the ACE recommendation guidelines
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Returning student receive reimbursement or remission of course fees
  • Offers evening programs
  • Offers accelerated courses (i.e., 6-8 weeks course completion time)
  • Academic support/tutoring
  • Academic advising
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Career planning services
  • Accommodations for military students with disabilities
  • Campus/social networking events planned specifically for veterans?
  • Specialized career guidance counseling or other programs to help military students identify careers to pursue
  • Industry-employer relationship programs available to active duty military students and veterans to assist with post-graduate employment outcomes