Mercy Hospital School of Nursing

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Mercy Hospital School of Nursing is a private, not for profit institution, located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 years to complete.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 16 and 15 students were accepted.

Mercy Hospital School of Nursing's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $14,620 and fees $292. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $14,620 and $292 respectively.


Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Level2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate100%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. Diploma

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years 67

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Shadyside School of Nursing
2.74 miles away
Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing
2.83 miles away
St Margaret School of Nursing
7.5 miles away
Heritage Valley Sewickley School of Nursing
12.56 miles away
Citizens School of Nursing
14.46 miles away
Washington Hospital School of Nursing
22.18 miles away
Trinity Health System School of Nursing
34.01 miles away
Jameson Health System
44.16 miles away
Huron School of Nursing
112.02 miles away
Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital School of Nursing
127.55 miles away


Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (DNUR) - Diploma programs
12/01/1961 - Current

Admission to School


Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Considered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k--
30k to 48k$26,709
48k to 75k--
75k to 110k--
Over 110k--
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $430.00 $430.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Mercy Hospital School of Nursing
1401 Blvd of the Allies
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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