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Mercyhurst University

Mercyhurst University

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Mercyhurst University is a small (under 5,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in the Mid East States in a mid-size city setting. The highest degree offered is a Master's degree and the school is comprised of a very high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Mercyhurst University include: International/Global Studies with 63 Bachelors awards; International/Global Studies with 48 Postbaccalaureate certificate awards; International/Global Studies with 45 Masters awards; Business Administration and Management, General with 43 Bachelors awards; Special Education and Teaching, General with 41 Masters awards;. Mercyhurst University is located at 501 E 38th St in Erie, PA 16546.

Mercyhurst University Facts

Mercyhurst University is located at 501 E 38th St in Erie, PA 16546

Total Applicants: 2,961
Percent Admitted: 77%
Dorm Capacity: 1,875
Graduation Rate: 62%
Retention Rate: 81%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 81%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 17%

Mercyhurst University telephone number: (814) 824-2000

The highest degree offered is: Master's degree

Mercyhurst University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $29,037
Total Cost In State: $43,378
Total Cost Out of State: $43,378

Admissions stats for Mercyhurst University

You have a good chance to be accepted into Mercyhurst University since they accept 77% of applicants.

Student Demographics at Mercyhurst University
Mercyhurst University Demographics
Totals: 781
     Males: 324 (41% of total)
     Females: 457 (59% of total)
Asians: 5
     Asian Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Asian Females: 2 (0% of total)
Blacks: 16
     Black Males: 7 (1% of total)
     Black Females: 9 (1% of total)
Hispanics: 14
     Hispanic Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 11 (1% of total)
Native Americans: 1
     Native American Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 1 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 0
     Mixed Race Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 0 (0% of total)
Whites: 589
     White Males: 226 (29% of total)
     White Females: 363 (46% of total)
Foreign Students: 42
     Foreign Males: 23 (3% of total)
     Foreign Females: 19 (2% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Mercyhurst University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
International/Global Studies
(63 Bachelors degrees)
International/Global Studies
(48 Postbaccalaureate certificate degrees)
International/Global Studies
(45 Masters degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(43 Bachelors degrees)
Special Education and Teaching, General
(41 Masters degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(35 Bachelors degrees)
(31 Bachelors degrees)
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
(30 Bachelors degrees)
Organizational Leadership
(25 Masters degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(24 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(23 Bachelors degrees)
Forensic Science and Technology
(22 Bachelors degrees)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
(21 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(20 Bachelors degrees)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
(20 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing, Other
(19 Bachelors degrees)
(18 Bachelors degrees)
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
(18 Bachelors degrees)
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
(18 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
(16 Masters degrees)
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs
(16 Bachelors degrees)
Fashion Merchandising
(12 Bachelors degrees)
Art Therapy/Therapist
(12 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(11 Bachelors degrees)
Dance, General
(11 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(10 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(10 Bachelors degrees)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
(9 Bachelors degrees)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
(9 Bachelors degrees)
Secondary Education and Teaching
(9 Masters degrees)
Mercyhurst University Weather
Mercyhurst University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 48.70 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 44.96 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 99.89 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 104.82 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 74.67 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 79.49 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 17.97 (mph)
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What's the best feature of Mercyhurst University?
 Dining Options
 Greek Housing
 Class Sizes
 Exciting Nightlife
 Easy Financial Aid Process
 Strict Honor Code
 Athletic Guys

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