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Mercy University
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  • 4 Year
  • DOBBS FERRY, NY

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade A+

About

555 BROADWAY
DOBBS FERRY, NY 10522
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
East Coast Conference
From Mercy University

Since 1950, Mercy University has been on a mission, bringing education to students in new ways, and making it our business to empower generations of learners. We help students break new ground, achieve forward momentum, and create lasting impact that ripples beyond themselves, to their families and communities.

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Mercy University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
86%
SAT Range
910-1190
ACT Range
23-27
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$15,027 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$14,418 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 92 responses
65%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 113 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 112 responses

Majors

Cybersecurity

academic spotlight

Students can test, implement and configure any new security software and/or technologies, apply sound security policy to their daily jobs, and provide protection and disaster recovery to companies' business systems. Our program is designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
2
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
2
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    51%
  • On Campus
    29%
  • Online
    21%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,057 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,448
Undergrads Over 25
28%
Pell Grant
73%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 93 responses
  • Multicultural
    31%
  • Numerous variety
    24%
  • Friendly
    18%
  • Urban
    11%
  • Average
    8%
  • Driven
    3%
  • Stressed
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
17%
Poll
74%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 123 responses
Poll
40%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 151 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 90 responses
  • Great
    40%
  • Average good school.
    34%
  • Annoying
    11%
  • High school like with great science department
    7%
  • Executive
    3%
  • Underrated
    3%
  • Home away from home
    1%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$39,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
50%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 67 responses

Mercy University Reviews

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