Mercer County Career Center

Mercer, PA 16137

Mercer County Career Center is located in Mercer, Pennsylvania. This career center offers students the chance to pursue various types of career training. Many of these career training opportunities can lead directly to finding employment. When students in the area are looking for practical career opportunities, turning to the Mercer County Career Center is seen as the most sensible option. Whether students are pursuing welding courses or the cosmetology program, they will receive very thorough educations.

There is a nurse aide training course at the Mercer County Career Center as well. Those who are looking to pursue careers as certified nursing assistants will be able to make good use of this program. The nurse aide training program is held to a high standard and prepares students for the difficulties of providing care in a variety of medical settings. Students will be responsible for providing their own scrub tops and pants at this school. White or black duty shoes are also a requirement.

Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate59%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 84.7%

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools
11/01/1988 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $25
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 94% of Mercer County Career Center's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 81% $4,451
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 81% $8,059
Private Loans -- --

$7,591

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$8,451
$30,001 to $48,000$6,692
$48,001 to $75,000$4,842
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population

31

Undergrads

0

Graduates

30

Women

1

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
97%
Black/African American
3%
Two or more races
0%
Non-resident alien
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Asian
0%
Hispanic
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Discussion


Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing.

Mercer County Career Center
776 Greenville Rd
Mercer, PA 16137
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