School Overview

Cornell College is a Private, 4 years college located in Mount Vernon, Iowa. Cornell ranked 202nd in Liberal Arts Colleges and 19th in Iowa Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 1,055 (all undergraduate) and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. Cornell's acceptance rate is 81.10% last year (undergraduate school).
Cornell College is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address600 First St. SW, Mount Vernon, IA 52314-1098
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Highest Degree OfferedBachelor's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Cornell College is 81.10% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 15.91%. The application fees are $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate81.10 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)15.91 %
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

Cornell's 2022 tuition & fees is $47,726 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $15,050.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$47,726
Graduate Tuition & Fees$15,050
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,055 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Cornell has 1,046 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 9 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,055
Undergraduate Students1,046
Graduate Students9

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs56 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's

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Learning opportunities

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