50-50 Profile: Cornell College

Cornell College-Private
Mount Vernon, Iowa
1,180 (all undergraduates)
DIY CR Ref: Does College Size Matter?

50-50 Facts
College Navigator
2012-13 Accepted: 53%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 65%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 69%
DIY CR Ref: What’s Wrong with Looking at Graduation Rates?

2012-13 Total Expenses: $46,135
Average Net Price 11-12: $21,069
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 12%
Net Price Calculator
DIY CR Ref: The First Step to Avoid College Debt

75th Percentile Test Scores
SAT Critical Reading: 690
SAT Math: 690
ACT: 30
DIY CR Ref: College Scholarships: Where to Look

Common Data Set
Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: 34%
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 42%
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 89%
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 12.9%
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $12,094

Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
DIY CR Ref: Student to Faculty Ratios: Should they be part of your college rankings?

Items of Interest:
One Course at a Time (Block system)
Berry Center for Economics, Business, and Public Policy
Dimensions: The Center for the Science and Culture of Healthcare
Center for the Literary Arts
Cornell Fellows Program
Civic Engagement Minor
Cornell Leadership Certificate Program

Leave a Reply