Misericordia University

Dallas, PA 18612

Misericordia University is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Dallas, Pennsylvania. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 1823 and 1357 students were accepted.

Misericordia University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $29,150 and fees $1,590. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $29,150 and $1,590 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate82%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • BSN
  • Masters program tracks: MSN, RN to MSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 63
Nursing Practice Bachelor's degree 19
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 15
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 0
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - professional practice 7

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Misericordia University

Wilkes University
8.22 miles away
University of Scranton
16.78 miles away
Marywood University
18.54 miles away
Cedar Crest College
57.38 miles away
Moravian College
58.09 miles away
DeSales University
63.62 miles away
Elmira College
67.4 miles away
Alvernia University
71.45 miles away
Gwynedd Mercy University
87.99 miles away
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
88.64 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1935 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
10/03/2003 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
10/03/2003 - Current

Admissions

74%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading470 to 570
SAT: Math480 to 570
ACT Composite22 to 26
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$24,715

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$18,026
30k to 48k$20,131
48k to 75k$21,693
75k to 110k$24,248
Over 110k$27,696
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

84%

Recipients

$14,521

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

27%

Recipients

$3,970

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

73%

Recipients

$7,428

Average Amount

Student Population

2,195

Undergrads

613

Graduates

1,931

Women

877

Men

71%

Full-time

29%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
89%
Hispanic
3%
Black/African American
2%
Two or more races
2%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing
Misericordia University
301 Lake St
Dallas, PA 18612
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