Strategic Plan

Charting Our Course

Strategic Plan


Charting Our Course will guide Mercy College of Health Sciences to an inspiring and purposeful future. We are invigorated by both our changing world and our immutable values. 

 


VISION

Mercy College of Health Sciences will be a locally and regionally recognized leader, transforming students into healthcare professionals who live out and extend our ministry of healing.
 


MISSION

Mercy College of Health Sciences prepares graduates for service and leadership in the healthcare community by integrating its core values with a professional and liberal arts and sciences education.
 


 

"The simplest and most practical lesson I know…is to resolve to be good today, but better tomorrow."

Sister Catherine McAuley, Letter to de Sales White, February 28, 1841

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Charting Our Course, The Mercy College of Health Sciences' Strategic Plan 2021-2026, is available for download in PDF format.

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About Us

Mercy College of Health Sciences has been transforming students into healthcare professionals since 1899. Located in downtown Des Moines, Iowa, we offer master's degreesbachelor’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.

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Mercy College is a Catholic, accredited, nonprofit institution of higher learning.