Graduation Rate

Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time
68% vs. 41.9% national median
Graduation Rates for Mount Mercy University
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
within 4 years 49% earned a bachelor degree
within 5 years 60% earned a bachelor degree
within 6 years 60% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Mount Mercy University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Mount Mercy University is more effective than average at successfully graduating students.

Post Graduation Earnings

Average Salary After 10 Years
$45,900 vs. $34,300 national median
Average salary after attending Mount Mercy University
Years Average Earnings
after 6 years $41,100 per year
after 7 years $41,000 per year
after 8 years $43,700 per year
after 9 years $44,200 per year
after 10 years $45,900 per year

10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Mount Mercy University students who are working and no longer in school is $45,900, which is 34% higher than the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.

Student Loan Debt Upon Graduation

Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates
$22,250
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans
75%

Student Loan Repayment

Median Loan Payment
$230 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans
71% vs. 47% national average

If you are having trouble affording your Mount Mercy College student loan debt, explore your options.

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