Mercy College

Acceptance Rate 82 %
SAT Average 1,020
Tuition & Fees $20,558
Student Population 9,547
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $11,284

Academic Overview

Mercy College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Dobbs Ferry, New York. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $20,558 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 9,547 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 82% and the graduation rate is 48% last year.
The salary after graduation from Mercy College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $44,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Mercy College are $20,558. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $17,486 on average.
Mercy College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Mercy. The acceptance rate of Mercy is 82% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 18%. The average graduation rate is 48% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $11,284 and 72% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 9,547 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Mercy College is 82 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Mercy College is 48 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Mercy College is 75 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Mercy College is 9,547
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Mercy College is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,284 at Mercy College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Mercy offers 82 major programs through online and on-site education where 43 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate11
One but less than two years certificate20
Associate's Degree63
Bachelor's Degree3114
Post Bachelor's Degree60
Master's Degree3425
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Mercy College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:775)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,650)

Veterans Benefits

Mercy College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges