Established in 1928, Mount Mercy University is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Cedar Rapids (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Iowa. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Mount Mercy University (MMU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Mount Mercy University (MMU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 94 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. MMU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Mount Mercy University|
|Address||1330 Elmhurst Drive NE
|Tel||+1 (319) 363 8213|
|Fax||+1 (319) 368 6481|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||1330 Elmhurst Drive Northeast
Cedar Rapids 52402-4797
(319) 368 6460
800 248 4504 ext. 6460
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Catholic Sisters of Mercy - www.mercyhighered.org|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence|
Mount Mercy University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 64,552 physical volumes, 7,807 physical media, 32,119 digital/electronic medium and 89 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Mount Mercy University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 560 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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