Mercy College of Ohio

2221 Madison Avenue
Toledo, OH 43604
Tel: (419)251-1313
1,192 students
Private not-for-profit
Founded by the Sisters of Mercy and sponsored by Mercy Health Partners, Mercy College of Northwest Ohio is primarily an undergraduate, Catholic institution of higher education focusing on health care and health science related programs. The College also provides continuing education and other community services enabling individuals to develop knowledge, skills, and interests in various facets of health care and health science.
School Highlights:
Mercy College of Ohio serves 1,192 students (43% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 20%.
Mercy College of Ohio is one of 8 community colleges within Lucas County, OH.
The nearest community college is Davis College (4.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 108 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Mercy College of Ohio Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 108 staff
59 staff
Mercy College of Ohio Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,192 teachers has grown by 61% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 49% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,192 students
1,282 students
Mercy College of Ohio Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
Mercy College of Ohio student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
516 students
810 students
Mercy College of Ohio Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 676 students
1,017 students
Mercy College of Ohio Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Mercy College of Ohio Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Mercy College of Ohio Asian (2008-2013)
% Hispanic
Mercy College of Ohio Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Mercy College of Ohio Black (2006-2013)
% White
Mercy College of Ohio White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Mercy College of Ohio More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
Mercy College of Ohio Unknown (2006-2013)
Mercy College of Ohio Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.30 0.53
Mercy College of Ohio Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,430 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,430 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,430 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,430 $10,294
Mercy College of Ohio Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
Mercy College of Ohio % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 74%
Mercy College of Ohio Percent Admitted (2010-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Built on a rich heritage of excellence in nursing education as Mercy School of Nursing (1917 - 1994), Mercy College of Northwest Ohio is a Catholic college providing nursing and allied health education at the associate degree level and bachelor's degree in nursing. Founded by the Religious Sisters of Mercy, the college is a member of the Mercy Health Partners. From its very beginnings in 1917, Mercy School of Nursing has had one goal: to prepare young people for rewarding careers in nursing and health care. Although its name changed to Mercy College of Northwest Ohio in 1994, its commitment to develop well-rounded, responsible health care professionals has never wavered. Mercy College of Northwest Ohio is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association and is approved by the Ohio Board of Regents to grant associate degrees in nursing, therapeutic massage, radiologic technology, health information technology, and general studies.

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