Mount Mercy University

Cedar Rapids, IA, USA
3.88 Average Rating

Mount Mercy University is a private, Christ-centered institution established on an urban, 40-acre campus in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Mount Mercy provides more than 45 undergraduate degree and pre-professional programs and eight graduate degree programs, many of which are available in accelerated and online formats. Mount Mercy’s values-based curriculum revolves around the subjects of the college’s Five Critical Concerns: earth, immigration, nonviolence, racism, and women. Students can receive free mental health and relationship counseling services through the graduate student-run Olson Marriage & Family Therapy Clinic.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
73%
Out of State Students
10%
0
100
62%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 990
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 15, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,886
Total Number of Undergrads
1,580
Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
63%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
72%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
14:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$18,102
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$30,582
Out-of-State Tuition
$30,582
0
100
79%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$21,024
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
31%
69%
Student Organizations
35
Size of Town
City: Midsize
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Employed
6 mos. after graduation
90%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$45,900
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What Students Are Saying

3.88 Average Rating
Mount Mercy University is a great place to get your education, the teachers care about there students and go above and beyond to help you learn as much as possible in preparing you for the real world. I would recommend Mount Mercy University to anyone interested in pursuing a degree in the Cedar Rapids Area.
William from Marion, IA
I would say that this is a solid school in terms of nursing. I am currently a political science major and I really like the lectures.
Mauricio from chicago, IL

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