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Education is essential for training today’s students for tomorrow’s jobs. Our educational partners and local business community are committed to developing a strong workforce through various programs designed to create awareness and interest in a vast array of career opportunities. Cornerstone Alliance is focused on ensuring that our existing and future workforce receives the appropriate training. Our primary, secondary schools, local and regional colleges and universities work with local businesses to create relevant and innovative curriculum.  

Our high school graduation rates are over 87% .There are18 colleges and universities are within a 50-mile radius of Michigan’s Great Southwest with a student population of over 83,000 with over 15,000 graduates annually.

Colleges and Universities within a 50 mile radius of 49085

2-Year2015 Undergraduate Enrollment2014 Graduates
Ancilla College 377 75
Brown Mackie College-South Bend 340 170
Glen Oaks Community College 1,428 227
Ivy Tech-North Central 7,628 1,131
Ivy Tech-Northwest 5,813 1,341
Kalamazoo Valley Community College 9,776 1,556
Lake Michigan College 4,219 417
Southwestern Michigan College 2,497 634
TOTAL 32,078 5,551

 

4 Year2015 Undergraduate Enrollment2014 Graduates
Andrews University 2,328 1,613
Bethel College 1,489 498
Goshen College 662 69
Holy Cross College 628 110
Indiana University South Bend 7,574 969
Kalamazoo College 1,443 287
The University of Notre Dame 8,462 2,150
Western Michigan University 23,556 5,025
Saint Mary's College 1,570 284
Valparaiso University 3,183 811
TOTAL 50,895 11,816