The demand for baccalaureate-qualified nurses continues to rise. Evidence suggests that nurses who hold a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) have improved patient outcomes and even reduced mortality rates when compared to non-BSN-prepared nurses. According to a study by...
The Mercy College of Health Sciences Board of Directors has appointed Thomas Leahy, JD, as the Interim President of Mercy College. The interim appointment follows the recent departure of the previous Mercy College President.
Mercy College of Health Sciences wishes to announce that it will host a site visit for continuing accreditation of its Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing...
Mercy College of Health Sciences was selected as one of 66 institutions to participate in the Association of American Colleges and Universities’ (AAC&U) 2021-2022 Institute on Open Educational Resources. The inaugural institute began with...
Congratulations to all 41 Mercy College PLUS students who earned academic honors for the spring 2021 quarter. To qualify for the President's List, students must attain a grade point average (GPA) of 3.75 or higher, in their most recent...
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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 master's degrees, 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.