Overview

Student Population
1,848
Mount Mercy University overview
Location Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Online mtmercy.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Mount Mercy University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Mount Mercy University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,457 prospective students applied, and 834 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 239 enrolled in the school.  1,208 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 640 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $31,598 plus fees of $400. Mount Mercy College is ranked 690 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Easy 
Mount Mercy University overview
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
57.2% 
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Applications Due Aug 14, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$31,598
Costs for Mount Mercy University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,320
Other Fees$400
Room and Board $9,534
Budget for Other Expenses$3,680
Total One Year Cost$46,532

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$45,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
60% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Mount Mercy University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 44%
Health Professions 22%
Education 10%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 6%
Psychology 4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=154013 IPEDS survey data for Mount Mercy University.