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Gwynedd Mercy College

1325 Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd Valley, PA

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Gwynedd Mercy College provides a variety of program options for students to aid them in their growth and development. The school is located in Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania and operated as a private institution. The Roman Catholic affiliation at the school is an important part of the history, education and curriculum that defines the school. Gwynedd Mercy College has an annual student enrollment of about two thousand.

Areas of study offered at Gwynedd Mercy College include but are not limited to:

  • Health And Clinical Professions
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Education
  • Psychology
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Public Administration And Social Services

The admissions process will include the submission of an application, student records, and test scores, which are then evaluated by the admissions staff. Either the ACT or SAT exam must be taken in order to apply to this school. Scores within the range of 17 - 21 on the ACT or 1320 - 1600 on the SAT are required to greatly increase the chance of getting accepted. This school admits about 50 percent of students applying yearly. Of those applicants accepted, around 31 percent registered for enrollment. More information on admissions can be found here.

The cost of undergraduate tuition is nearly $30,000 annually. Tuition prices may change for any number of reasons, and that is why students should use the school's tuition calculator to understand their cost of attendance. Financial aid may be offered to students that meet the required requirements.

Athletic programs are available at Gwynedd Mercy College through the NCAA, allowing students to compete in intercollegiate sports. Athletic programs available may include:

  • Baseball (NCAA Division II)
  • Basketball (NCAA Division II)
  • Field Hockey (NCAA Division II)
  • Lacrosse (NCAA Division II)

Students may visit the website to see a complete list of programs offered, admissions information, and more that is available at this school.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may provide a better idea of the applicants Gwynedd Mercy College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

Gwynedd Mercy College has a total student population of about 2,600, where graduate students make up roughly 9% of the student body.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • The estimated tuition range is around $32,000-$38,000 per year
  • Part time students pay in the range of $630 to $750 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships100%$18,792
Receiving Student Loans83%$9,512
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, Gwynedd Mercy College may offer services including:

  • Distance learning
  • Classes offered on nights and weekends
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Career path counseling
  • Work study style employment

Graduation Rates

Gwynedd Mercy College has an overall graduation rate which is approximately 66%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years20%
Graduating in 5 Years5%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
    • * Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1965)
  • Master's Degree in Nursing (MSN) Program
    • * Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1993)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program
    • * Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1975)

Intercollegiate Athletics

Gwynedd Mercy College is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division II (without football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (364)
  • Basketball (364)
  • Field Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field, Indoor
  • Track and Field, Outdoor
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Volleyball
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Communications and Journalism

Computer and Information Sciences

Education

English Language and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions

History

Interdisciplinary Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

    Mathematics and Statistics

    Philosophy and Religious Studies

    Psychology

    Public Administration and Social Services

    Security and Protective Services

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    ACCEPTANCE RATE
    68.50%

    FINANCIAL AID RATE
    100%

    STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
    10:1

    DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
    14

    FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
    $14,911