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Des Moines, Iowa

Mercy College of Health Sciences

Private school in Iowa with 900 total undergraduate students

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Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
97%
Women
96%

Men
100%

Total number of applicants
132
Women: 87%
Men: 13%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
40%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$19,754
Out-of-state
$19,754

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
No

Considers class rank
No

Recommendation letters
Not used

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
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Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 0%
ACT: 14%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
43
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
80%
Enrolled men:
20%
6-year graduation rate
0%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
44%

Student diversity

Low diversity
International students
0%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 6%
Black: 11%
Hispanic: 8%
Native American: 1%
Other: 5%
White: 70%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
9:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
Health Care

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
No

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
None

D1 Basketball
No

Basketball conference
None

Location

928 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309-1239
Campus Setting
Urban

Region
Plains

Campus culture

Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic

HBCU
No

Contact information

(515) 643-3180
928 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309-1239
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