Explore Cornell College (IA)

Academic rankings in context

Considering context in academic rankings

It’s that time of year again—college rankings season is upon us. While rankings can help students evaluate schools, it’s important to understand the context of those rankings. See what our President, Jonathan Brand, had to say about contextualizing rankings in the Huffington Post. (And feel free to check out our latest rankings, too!)

Musical Theatre at Cornell

New musical theatre degree

Next fall, we’re excited to offer a new degree that provides students the skills to make their mark on the world through a truly American art form—a bachelor of fine arts (BFA) in musical theatre.

Exploring early admission

Exploring college early admission

Early admission can offer students several advantages, (like priority consideration for scholarships) but those advantages can vary greatly between institutions. Read up on the 10 things to know about early admissions programs and keep in mind that Cornell’s non-binding, Dec. 1 Early Action application deadline is quickly approaching.

One Course Summer Institute

One Course Summer Institute

This summer, students can earn college credit and experience One Course At A Time with our One Course Summer Institute. Students will stay on campus and experience the true pace of a college course at Cornell while earning college credit. Interested high school juniors, seniors, and recent graduates can explore the five courses we’re offering and register online.

Connect with us

Do you know a student who would thrive on Cornell College’s One Course At A Time schedule? Connect with us or refer a student online today.


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