Cornell College

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Acceptance Rate 81 %
SAT Average 1,280
Tuition & Fees $47,726
Student Population 1,002
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $29,815

Academic Overview

Cornell College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Mount Vernon, Iowa. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $47,726 for undergraduate students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 1,002 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 81% and the graduation rate is 67% last year.
The salary after graduation from Cornell College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $45,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Cornell's tuition & fees is $47,726.
2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Cornell. The acceptance rate of Cornell is 81% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16%. The average graduation rate is 67% and the transfer-out rate is 26%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $29,815 and 99% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,002 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Cornell College is 81 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Cornell College is 67 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Cornell College is 26 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Cornell College is 74 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Cornell College is 1,002
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Cornell College is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $29,815 at Cornell College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address600 First St. SW, Mount Vernon, IA 52314-1098
Online Applicationwww.cornellcollege.edu/admissions/apply-to-cornell/index.shtml
Financial Aidwww.cornellcollege.edu/financial_assistance/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.cornellcollege.edu/financial-assistance/net-price-calculator/index.shtml
Veterans Tuitionwww.cornellcollege.edu/financial-assistance/types-of-assistance/federal-grants.shtml
Disability Servicewww.cornellcollege.edu/academic-support-and-advising/disabilities/index.shtml

Offered Degrees

Cornell offers 53 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree520
Master's Degree10

Special Learning Opportunities

Cornell College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,060)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,058)

Veterans Benefits

Cornell College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges