Mercy College of Health Sciences

928 Sixth Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 643-3180
http://www.mchs.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year primarily associate's Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 793
  • Student to faculty ratio: 11 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $19,000
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $19,000

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 93%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $5,380
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 39%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,813
  • Students receiving federal aid: 39%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,170
  • Students receiving state aid: 66%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 46%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 597
  • Percent admitted: 72%
  • Percent admitted (men): unknown
  • Percent admitted (women): unknown
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 669
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 11%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 89%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 54%
  • Graduation rate (men): 100%
  • Graduation rate (women): 50%

Degrees Offered

  • Associates
  • Bachelors