Online Undergraduate Admission Requirements

  • Complete the free online application
  • Official transcripts from all schools previously attended
  • A cumulative high school GPA of at least 2.75 on a 4.0 scale (GPA of at least 2.5 for transfer students)

For students under the age of 23 with fewer than 12 graded semester hours of prior college coursework:

  • Complete the free online application
  • Official transcripts from all schools previously attended
  • A cumulative high school GPA of at least 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Composite ACT score of 20 (940 SAT) with sub-scores of 17 or higher

Mount Mercy applicants are encouraged to complete the following high school coursework:

  • Four years of English
  • Three years of Mathematics
  • Three years of Social Studies
  • Three years of Science

Any student who does not meet the above criteria will be evaluated on an individual basis by the Admissions Committee.

Additional Admission Requirements for the RN to BSN Program:

  • Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) or Diploma in Nursing from a regionally accredited college
  • Current, active RN license
  • Employed at least half-time in the nursing field
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (Students with a GPA of less than 3.0 may be considered for conditional admission)

Need more information? Contact us at (888) 903-4503 or info@online.mtmercy.edu.