Fast Facts

Institution Type

Accreditation

Mount Mercy University is accredited by:

Student Body (Campus and Online)

  • 1,877 (Fall 2015)
  • 71% female, 29% male
  • 14% racially underrepresented students
  • 185 students from out of state
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 13:1
  • 58 international students from 38 different countries

Faculty

  • 81 full-time faculty; 70 part-time
  • 64.2% of faculty hold a terminal degree in their fields

Alumni (Campus and Online)

  • Alumni size: More than 13,300 living Mount Mercy alumni
  • Location: All of the 50 United States, and more than 22 countries throughout the world such as Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Eritrea, France, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Ireland, Japan, Mexico, Micronesia, New Zealand, Serbia, Sweden, United Kingdom, and Venezuela.
  • Other details: 76 percent of our graduates reside in Iowa and 44 percent live in Linn County, Iowa

Online Program Class Start Dates

  • 8/21/2017
  • 10/2/2017
  • 11/6/2017
  • 1/2/2018
  • 2/5/2018
  • 3/12/2018
  • 4/23/2018
  • 6/4/2018
  • 7/16/2018

Outcomes After Graduation

  • 94% of our graduates are employed full time or in graduate school within 9 months of graduation
  • 90% of 2014 Graduates work in Iowa

Location

  • Cedar Rapids, Iowa | 1330 Elmhurst Drive NE, 52402