79%

Acceptance Rate

$14,675

Avg.Financial Aid

002772

FAFSA Code

About Mercy College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

9,031

Website

https://www.mercy.edu

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MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

555 Broadway

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8006372969
Fax:
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. The two popular publications, US News and Forbes, are among the most trusted publications when it comes to the rankings of an educational institution. The ranking of a college plays an important role in helping a prospective candidate choosing the right college. It helps them assess the college's performance based on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. However, it is to be noted that Mercy College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings by these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

79%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$40

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. Mercy College has 2 admission thresholds. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $40. The SAT score in the range of 890-1080 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. The average ACT score at Mercy College is 20. However, those getting an ACT score less than 17 might also be offered admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 555 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, New York 10522, or call (800) 637-2969.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$13,972

Average Annual Cost

$18,400

Books And Supplies

$1,588

Other Fees

$642

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$14,400

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,170

Total One Year Cost

$38,200

Before applying to MC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $36,144. The average annual tuition cost ($19,594), books and supplies ($1,620), room and boarding ($14,400), and budget for other expenses ($3,419) are all included in this cost. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

17:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

75%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

72%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

40%

Male Professors

60%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Social Sciences, General

378 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

220 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

209 Graduates

Psychology, General

157 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

71 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

59 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

58 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

56 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

48 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

42 Graduates

Social Work

37 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

27 Graduates

Music

23 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

21 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

18 Graduates

Biology, General

14 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

12 Graduates

Mathematics

12 Graduates

Non-Professional General Legal Stud...

12 Graduates

Sociology

11 Graduates

Homeland Security

11 Graduates

History

10 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

9 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

9 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

7 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

7 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

6 Graduates

Legal Support Services

6 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

4 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,611

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

49%

Full-time

76%

Part-time

24%

Students Gender

Male

34%

US National: 44%

Female

66%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

26% White

8% Unknown

21% Black

39% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

4% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

11%

Out Of State

88%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$57,656 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 33% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

33%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$9,750/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,650/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,650/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Mavericks

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

117

Total Female Athletes

120

Intramural Sports

4

Sports Club

6

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Lacrosse

Soccer

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Field Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $14,400 per year for living on campus. The average meal plan at MC costs around $4,650 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At MC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. There are around 30% male and 70% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$34,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$39,700/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$20,700

$30,750

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$215 - 319

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

96%

Average Aid Per Year

$14,675

Students Receiving Federal Grants

72%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,116

Students Receiving State Aid

70%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,157

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

95%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,881

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$18,788

$30K - $48K

$15,865

$48K - $75K

$12,598

$75K - $110K

$8,141

> $110K

$8,440

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$5,488,628

In case the students at Mercy College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,354, whereas the financial aid is $7,368. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $4,211 and institutional aid worth $7,368. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Mercy College amount to $5,488,628 per annum.

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