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Mercyhurst College

Erie, Pennsylvania

Overview

Student Population
2,685
Mercyhurst College overview
Location Erie, Pennsylvania
Online mercyhurst.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Erie, Pennsylvania, Mercyhurst College 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 3,073 prospective students applied, and 1,838 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 644 enrolled in the school.  2,501 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 184 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $34,500 plus fees of $2,670.

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Admission Standards
Unavailable
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GPA 3.37
Applications Accepted
59.8% 
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Applications Due Sep 1, 2020
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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$34,500
Costs for Mercyhurst College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$2,670
Room and Board $12,880
Budget for Other Expenses$2,061
Total One Year Cost$53,311

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$43,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Mercyhurst College students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 27%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 19%
Business 18%
Education 7%
General Studies 5%

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Jul 11, 2018
d******n from Washington DC.
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Top /Law enforcement Grads along with Intelligence Grads in the country. Absolutely ready for the work force, first day after graduation.

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Jun 13, 2017
K******s from Harrisburg, PA
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I'm going into my junior year at Mercyhurst and I love it. I wouldn't want to be anywhere else. I'm a forensic anthropology major/history minor and also involved in the marching/pep band, the LGBT+ club, the fencing club, the forensic science club, and the dance department. The atmosphere on campus is great.

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