Mercy College


Greenburgh, USA

Overall Ranking

5427 in Webomatrics - World




Established in the 1950s by Sisters of Mercy, Mercy College is a private co-educational institution in Dobbs Ferry, New York. Spread across four campuses, Mercy College offers about more than 90 various undergraduate and postgraduate programs along with some online courses within its five faculties. Some popular majors at Mercy College are Business, Management, Marketing, Psychology, Health Profession & related programs, Social Sciences, Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting. The College is divided into five schools named School of Liberal Arts, School of Business, School of Health & Natural Sciences, School of Social & Behavioural Sciences and School of Education. It has four campuses located in Dobbs Ferry, Manhattan, Yorktown Heights & Bronx. The Dobbs Ferry campus in NY encompasses 66 acres of land, 25 miles north of NY city. The Institute welcomes admissions from students coming from around 33 countries and 38 states all over the globe. At Mercy College, the Student-Faculty ratio is 17:1. The average cost of attendance is about $20,378 per year regardless of additional expenses for an undergraduate course. The average amount for financial aid or scholarship students can receive at Mercy College is approximately $10,698. International Students are permitted to work while studying as a form of financial aid in various ways like On-Campus Employment, Economic Hardship, Curriculum Practical Training (CPT), Optional Practical Training (OPT). The College runs the Nationally recognized program, Personalized Achievement Contract, that mentors and guides students throughout their academics and supports them in the flexible transition of their career. The Institute also offers both on and off-campus accommodation facilities to the students. Founded about 70 years ago, Mercy College never compromises the quality education and lays more emphasis on the development of students by providing them hands-on and practical experience.

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Size of Campus

66 acres

Mercy College Ranking

Ranking Provider

Webomatrics - World


Popular Courses Offered




12 months

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MS Cyber Security


18 months

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All applicants must be either a high school graduate with a grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 or a GED recipient with a score of at least 500. (score of 53 prior to 2002).
To be deemed programme ready for admission, all direct from high school students aged 24 and under must take the ACT or SAT and achieve an ACT composite score of 21 or a SAT combined score of 990. (For exam codes, contact Admissions.)
For entrance, any direct from high school students aged 25 and up who have not attended a college or university are not required to submit ACT or SAT scores. Students aged 25 and up must also complete the program's other prerequisites.

Students who do not have an ACT or SAT score may be accepted into a Mercy College pre-program or a certificate programme that does not require an ACT or SAT score. Students with Math sub-scores below the requirement on the ACT or SAT are invited to take the math placement assessment to determine their math course placement. Applicants who do not fulfil the minimal Algebra, Biology, or Chemistry criteria for admission to the major are urged to start as a pre-major at Mercy College in order to complete the requirements for admission to the major.

Admission Process

1.Card for the interview
2.Higher Secondary / B.A., B.Sc. Mark List / S.S.L.C. Book
3.T.C. and a Certificate of Conduct
4.Income, Community, and Nativity Certificates for candidates who qualify for fee reductions.
5.Certificates of participation in extracurricular activities
6.At the time of the interview, the parents or guardians must be present.


One of the most rewarding aspects of college is living on campus. It's an opportunity to gain independence, broaden your horizons, and make long-lasting friends.
There are a variety of alternatives for living on campus at Mercy College, including residence halls on the Dobbs Ferry Campus and our brand renovated Dorm34 at MercyManhattan.

for more information click on this link-https://www.mercy.edu/campus-life/residential-life

Leap Scholar Verdict


It offers more than 90 programmes.

It secured between 136-176th rank in Regional Universities North in U.S News & World Report, 2021.

The cost of education is affordable.

The average acceptance rate is 82%.

It competes in Division II of NCAA as Mercy Mavericks.

Located in the heart of New York City.

It offers the PACT mentorship programme.

American Council on Education included the PACT as a unique programme in their White House report (2010).

The retention rate for full-time students is 75% and 72% for part-time.

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Where is Mercy College located?

Mercy College is located in Greenburgh, USA

How much does it cost to study in Mercy College?

The average first year cost to study in Mercy College is INR 2864588

What is the acceptance rate for Mercy College?

Mercy College has an acceptance rate of 12.5%

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