Founded in 1853, Cornell College is a non-profit private liberal arts higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium town of Mount Vernon (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Iowa. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Cornell College is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Methodist religion. Cornell College offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 167 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Cornell College also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Motto||Deus Et Humanitas
God and Humanity
|Colours||Purple and white|
|Address||600 First Street SW
|Tel||+1 (319) 895 4000|
|Fax||+1 (319) 895 4451|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is considered but not required
- Secondary school record is considered but not required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are considered but not required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is considered but not required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||600 First Street West
Mount Vernon 52314-1098
(319) 895 4477
800 747 1112
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Methodist United Methodist Church - www.gbhem.org|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Cornell College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 99,608 physical volumes, 7,951 physical media, 160,820 digital/electronic medium and 69 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Cornell College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,060 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Career Services||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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