New York Colleges
#92 in New York Colleges
Federal Region II
#48 in Federal Region II

Overview

Mercy College is ranked 92nd in New York Colleges and 48th in Federal Region II.
Next statements evaluate Mercy College by comparing key academic facts to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.
  • It has relatively inexpensive tuition & fees of $20,378.
  • The acceptance rate (82%) is higher (easy to get in).
  • The SAT & ACT scores (985 SAT, 21 ACT) is average.
  • It has very large number of students of 9,031.
  • It offers very diverse area of study (81 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Mercy are $20,378 and it is relatively inexpensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College $20,378

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $26,737

4-Years Colleges $22,926

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York $27,722

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 graduate tuition & fees of Mercy are $17,486 and it is relatively inexpensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College $17,486

All U.S. Colleges $18,842

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $18,688

4-Years Colleges $18,848

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York $23,572

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of Mercy is 82% and it is higher (easy to get in) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 82%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 66%

4-Years Colleges 68%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 68%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of Mercy is 18% and the yield is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 18%

All U.S. Colleges 37%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 35%

4-Years Colleges 35%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 43%

SAT Scores

The average SAT score submitted by enrolled students at Mercy is 985 and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 985

All U.S. Colleges 1,123

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 1,132

4-Years Colleges 1,124

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 1,206

ACT Scores

The average ACT score submitted by enrolled students at Mercy is 21 and it is lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 21

All U.S. Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 69

4-Years Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 77

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Mercy is 44% and it is lower (less completion rate) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 44%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 56%

4-Years Colleges 51%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 59%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Mercy is 35% and it is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 35%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 25%

4-Years Colleges 24%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 28%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Mercy is 75% and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 75%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 74%

4-Years Colleges 73%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 78%

Student Population

The total student population at Mercy is 9,031 and its population very large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 9,031

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 2,477

4-Years Colleges 4,686

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 2,948

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Mercy is $11,119 which is 54.56% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is higher compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College $11,119

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $16,488

4-Years Colleges $12,161

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York $17,399

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Mercy is 17 to 1 and the ratio is extremely higher (many students per class/faculty) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 17 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 12 to 1

4-Years Colleges 14 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 13 to 1

Number of Programs

Mercy offers 81 programs and it means very diverse area of study compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 81

All U.S. Colleges 37

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 45

4-Years Colleges 58

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 46

Number of Online Programs

Mercy offers 42 online programs and it means very diverse online programs compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Mercy College 42

All U.S. Colleges 13

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 12

4-Years Colleges 15

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 10