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Mercyhurst University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
$30,300
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)
$30,300

Mercyhurst Address

MERCYHURST COLLEGE
501 E 38TH ST
ERIE, PA 16546
General info:(814) 824-2202University FAQ
University Homepage

Tuition + Mercyhurst Housing (2013-2014)

Meals Per Week:20

Undergrad Application Fee: $30
Grad Application Fee:$30

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:1,895
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 3,007
# of Grad students: 435
# of Part time: 6
Total Students: 3,442
Male

42.1%
Female

57.9%
International

7%
African-American

4%
American Indian

0%
Asian

1%
Hispanic

2%
Caucasian

73%
Unknown

12%

Financial Aid

92% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $459

29% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $3,130

100% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $19,444

69% receive student loans and the average amount is $8,136Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Master's Colleges and Universities (smaller programs)
Baccalaureate Colleges--General
Average ACT: 23.0

Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

72% men vs 78% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:1,244
Women Applicants:1,694
Men Admitted:900
Women Admitted:1,314

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services

Majors

• Accounting
• Anthropology
• Archeology
• Art Teacher Education
• Art Therapy/Therapist
• Biochemistry
• Biology Teacher Education
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Business
• Business Administration and Management
• Business Teacher Education
• Business/Commerce
• Business/Managerial Economics
• Chemistry
• Chemistry Teacher Education
• Computer and Information Sciences
• Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
• Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
• Dance
• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
• Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• English Language and Literature
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Exercise Physiology
• Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
• Fashion Merchandising
• Finance
• Fine/Studio Arts
• Foreign Language Teacher Education
• Foreign Languages and Literatures
• Forensic Science and Technology
• General
• Geology/Earth Science
• Graphic Design
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
• Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
• History
• Hospitality Administration/Management
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
• Interior Design
• International Business/Trade/Commerce
• International/Global Studies
• Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Management
• Marketing
• Marketing Research
• Marketing/Marketing Management
• Mathematics
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
• Music
• Music Performance
• Music Teacher Education
• Organizational Leadership
• Other
• Philosophy
• Physical and Biological Anthropology
• Political Science and Government
• Psychology
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Religious Education
• Russian Studies
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Social Work
• Sociology
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Special Education and Teaching
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Related Support Services
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