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Since 1899, Mercy College has been transforming students into healthcare professionals. Our degree, certificate, and continuing education courses prepare students to enter the workforce quickly with the critical skills to make an immediate impact.
Guided by Catholic values, our expert faculty put classroom theory into practice by utilizing their career experiences as healthcare professionals to ensure students are prepared for roles in service and leadership throughout their own careers. Here's what sets Mercy College apart from the rest:
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928 6th Ave.
Des Moines, IA
Admissions: (515) 643-6715
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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 bachelor’s degrees, associate degrees, certificate programs, and continuing education courses.
Mercy College is the only private Catholic college in central Iowa and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), in addition to numerous programmatic accreditors.
Mercy College is a Catholic, accredited, nonprofit institution of higher learning.