Best Colleges in America 2022
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Overall Score: 62.88

Mount Mercy University

Cedar Rapids, IA http://www.mtmercy.edu/

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$52,300
% of students who get any grants
100%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$26,600
Average price for low-income students
$19,250

Admissions

Acceptance rate
66%
Median SAT/ACT score
NA/21
SAT/ACT required?
No
Undergraduate enrollment
1,430

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
97%
% of need met
73%
% of students who get merit grants
13%
Average merit grant
$13,970

Student Success

Graduation rate
71%
Average time to a degree
4.1 years
Median student debt
$23,250
Early career earnings
$50,050
% earning more than a high school grad
79%

Notes: Students who get merit grants are full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants. Graduation rate measures degree completion within six years for both transfer students and first-time students. Early career earnings are the median earnings for both graduates and non-completers, 10 years after they first enrolled.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson’s, Money/Witlytic calculations.

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