Ready to change lives? Mercy College PLUS is committed to delivering innovative online experiences that can help you define your future as a healthcare professional. Some academic programs require a two-step process. View your academic program of choice to review the individual program's admission requirements.
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At MercyPLUS, our goal is to make the application process as personalized and convenient as possible. If you have college credit, visit our transfer page for more information on transfer admission standards.
Students without college credit who have graduated from high school must:
Additional standards may apply depending on your circumstance. Please review your academic page of interest for a complete description of admissions standards.
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Once you are admitted to Mercy College, some MercyPLUS programs require additional consideration for admission to the professional program. Additional program standards and deadlines can be found on the individual academic program pages.
If you are transferring to MercyPLUS, take a look at our transfer page to review admissions standards. Did you know we accept up to 90 transfer credits to apply toward your bachelor's degree?
We offer a number of online, accredited career paths tailored to meet your unique situation.
Not sure if MercyPLUS is right for you yet? Let us tell you more about what it's like to earn an online degree from MercyPLUS. We think you'll be impressed!
To be considered for admission, you must first complete the FREE Mercy College application. An application is not considered complete until all required documentation has been submitted. Required items may include:
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Des Moines, IA
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Mercy College of Health Sciences has been transforming students into healthcare professionals since 1899. Located in downtown Des Moines, Iowa, we offer online and face-to-face or hybrid master's degrees, bachelor’s degrees, associate degrees, certificate programs, and continuing education courses. Mercy College is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), in addition to numerous programmatic accreditors.
Mercy College is a Catholic, accredited, nonprofit institution of higher learning.