Mount Mercy UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$33,862

Avg tuition

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About Mount Mercy University

Mount Mercy University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,807, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 66%. The university offers 60 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 64%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for students are $33,862.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

66% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 66%

Retention Rate 75%

Graduation Rate 64%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-24

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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68%

Female Student Population

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

2k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

76%

Black

9%

Unknown

6%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Two or more races

2%

Asian

2%

Hispanic

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

38% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

38%

State Grant Aid

52%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

38%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,139
State Grant Aid $5,728
Institution Grant Aid $19,788
Pell Grant Aid $3,691
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.