Mercy College

Dobs Ferry, NY

Mercy College says, "Mercy College is committed to providing motivated students the opportunity to transform their lives through higher education by offering liberal arts and professional programs in personalized and high-quality learning environments, thus preparing students to embark on rewarding careers, to continue learning throughout their lives and to act ethically and responsibly in a changing world." [Source]

  • Website:https://www.mercy.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:6,864
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:24%
  • Tuition & Fees:$18,714 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Historical and Global Perspectives" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Perspectives" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Natural Science because the "Scientific Perspectives" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little science content.

  • General Education Assessment

    Mercy College uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/15/2018

C

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