U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) visited Mercy College of Health Sciences to meet with students and administrators on Thursday. During her visit, the senator discussed the future of Mercy College and the crucial need to educate healthcare professionals at the state and national levels.
“We’re grateful that Senator Ernst understands the critical need for healthcare professionals in Iowa and across the country. We are determined to...
Mercy College of Health Sciences has been awarded the fifth largest gift in the institution’s history, establishing the Mains Endowed Scholarship Fund. The $240,500 estate gift was given by the late Suzanne Mains, a graduate and eventual director of Mercy School of Nursing, which later became part of Mercy College of Health Sciences. Suzanne spent the majority of her career at MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center, serving there for...
For the fourth consecutive semester, Mercy College of Health Sciences has enrolled a record number of new students. 320 new students enrolled at Mercy College for the fall 2019 semester. The records marks a growth of...
Mercy College of Health Sciences will be hosting a two-day training program on October 2 and 3 on Public Health Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals & Healthcare Organizations within the Community Infrastructure. The topics will include...
Congratulations to all 187 Mercy College students who earned academic honors for the Summer 2019 semester. To qualify for the President's List, students must attain a grade point average (GPA) of 3.75 or higher, in their most recent semester, for a minimum of six credit hours. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must attain a grade point average (GPA) between 3.5 and 3.749, in their most recent semester, for a minimum of six credit hours.
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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.