Our Success

Mount Mercy students come from a wide variety of diverse geographic, ethnic and economic backgrounds. They are confident, caring, quick to lend a hand, happy with who they are, and excited about where they’re going. Most importantly, Mount Mercy students are eager to realize their full potential.

Why Mount Mercy Students Succeed

Mount Mercy University is ranked Iowa’s best college on MONEY magazine’s “2017 Best Colleges” list. But the best way to judge a degree program is by looking at the outcomes of the students who enroll:

  • 66% of MMU students have internships or other career-related experiences by the time they graduate.
  • 96% of MMU students are employed or in graduate school within nine months of graduation.

Dedication to the Common Good

Mount Mercy students donate more than 15,000 hours of community service each year. We provide service and volunteer opportunities for all students.