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Mount Mercy College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $18,930 $20,070 $21,125 $22,100 4.6%
Books and supplies $845 $910 $1,000 $1,000 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $5,970 $6,270 $6,650 $6,980 5.0%
Other $2,760 $2,798 $3,222 $3,280 1.8%
Off Campus          
Room and board $4,150 $4,326 $4,750 $4,800 1.1%
Other $4,544 $4,742 $5,570 $5,664 1.7%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $3,494 $3,608 $4,202 $4,264 1.5%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $28,505 $30,048 $31,997 $33,360 4.3%
Off Campus $28,469 $30,048 $32,445 $33,564 3.4%
Off Campus with Family $23,269 $24,588 $26,327 $27,364 3.9%

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $20
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 366 87 279
Percent admitted 78% 78% 77%
Percent admitted who enrolled 53% 41% 56%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
ACT 146 98%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
ACT Composite 20 24
ACT English 21 22
ACT Math 21 23

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, Board of Trustees 1/1/1949 -   Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/1932 - 1/1/1936 Resigned
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels 4/20/2002 -   Accredited