Mercy College

1,041 reviews
  1. Dobbs Ferry, NY
  2. 4 Year
C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    C
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B
  4. Campus
    C
  5. Athletics
    C
  6. Party Scene
    C+
  7. Professors
    C
  8. Location
    B
  9. Dorms
    C-
  10. Campus Food
    C+
  11. Student Life
    C+
  12. Safety
    B+
Mercy College is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
East Coast Conference
Address
555 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
Website

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
72%
SAT Range
Data not available
ACT Range
Data not available
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$14,990/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $11,765/ year
  • $30-48k
    $14,499/ year
  • $49-75k
    $18,304/ year
  • $76-110k
    $22,102/ year
  • $110k+
    $23,573/ year

Academics

Professors
C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
78%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.51 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.50 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.49 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,289Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
22%
Pell Grant
71%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 34 responses
Report
  • Multicultural
    35%
  • Numerous variety
    35%
  • Urban
    18%
  • Friendly
    12%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
30%
Poll
80%
of students say they don't have Greek life.65 responses
Poll
40%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.89 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 26 responses
Report
  • Great
    42%
  • Average good school.
    35%
  • Annoying
    15%
  • Executive
    4%
  • High school like with great science department
    4%

After Mercy College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,000/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
29%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
86%
National
83%
82%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.28 responses

Reviews

1,041 reviews
  • Excellent
    144
  • Very Good
    303
  • Average
    432
  • Poor
    89
  • Terrible
    63
I love the campus and my online classes! The teachers are very helpful and patient. They could put extra lights outside because it's very dark at night there.
  • Senior
  • 17 days ago
I believe this college is a great college to attend!
  • Recent Alumnus
  • 2 months ago
They do not really seem to help students after graduating. I have reached out numerous times and have gotten little back.
  • Recent Alumnus
  • 2 months ago