Mercy College

Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

Mercy College is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Dobbs Ferry, New York. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 6617 and 5140 students were accepted.

Mercy College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $17,772 and fees $620. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $17,772 and $620 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate72%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. MSN, RN to MSN
  3. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Bachelor's degree 75
Nursing Administration Master's degree 11
Nursing Education Master's degree 28

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Mercy College

Dominican College of Blauvelt
4.64 miles away
Nyack College
5.37 miles away
Concordia College-New York
6.1 miles away
College of Mount Saint Vincent
7.69 miles away
The College of New Rochelle
9.73 miles away
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus
11.85 miles away
Teachers College at Columbia University
15.25 miles away
Columbia University in the City of New York
15.41 miles away
Helene Fuld College of Nursing
15.53 miles away
Felician University
15.72 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1968 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/16/1998 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/16/1998 - Current

Admissions

78%

Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$16,060

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$13,140
30k to 48k$15,387
48k to 75k$18,929
75k to 110k$22,872
Over 110k$25,019
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

59%

Recipients

$9,543

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

45%

Recipients

$4,431

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

54%

Recipients

$7,296

Average Amount

Student Population

7,157

Undergrads

2,942

Graduates

7,165

Women

2,934

Men

65%

Full-time

35%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
32%
Hispanic
32%
Black/African American
22%
Race/ethnicity unknown
5%
Asian
4%
Non-resident alien
2%
Two or more races
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Arkell Hall Foundation Scholarship

Applicant must attend the Decker Sch of Nursing. Preference given to applicants who reside in Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, or Schoharie County in New York.

Mercy College Freshman Scholarship

Applicant must have a minimum "B" average.

Senator Patricia K. McGee Nursing Faculty Scholarship

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens and residents of New York for one year or more. They must be registered nurses who are licensed in New York, and they must be accepted [...]

Mercy College - Achievement and Investment in Merit Scholarship

This program is a merit-based award to New York high school graduates who have achieved academic excellence as a high school student and who enroll or plan to enroll in a public or private New [...]

New York State ENA September 11 Scholarship

Applicant must be a pre-hospital care provider, firefighter, or police officer who is studying for an undergraduate nursing degree.


More scholarships

Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and New York state board of nursing
Mercy College
555 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
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