Mercy College of Ohio

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  • Mercy College of Ohio is a Catholic institution of higher education founded by the Sisters of Mercy and sponsored by Mercy Health. Our focus is to provide healthcare and health science related programs. We value and provide the integration of general and professional studes as the basis for successful career preparation. Excellence in the teaching and learning experience is rooted in the correlation of theory and practice.
  • Founded by the Sisters of Mercy and sponsored by Mercy Health Partners, Mercy College of 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 1,512 students (29% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Mercy College of Ohio is one of 6 community colleges within Lucas County, OH.
  • The nearest community college to Mercy College of Ohio is Davis College (4.6 miles away).

Top Placements

Mercy College of Ohio places among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 210 teachers has grown by 85% over five years.
Mercy College of Ohio(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level4 or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty210 staff35 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Mercy College of Ohio has grown by 26% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The Mercy College of Ohio diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 37% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,512 students734 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:127:1
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# Full-Time Students432 students450 students
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# Part-Time Students1,080 students284 students
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# Undergraduate Students1,464 students471 students
# Graduate Students48 students8 students
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% Asian
2%
1%
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% Hispanic
4%
3%
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% Black
11%
12%
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% White
78%
73%
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% Two or more races
4%
1%
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Diversity Score0.370.44
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$46,400$30,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,000 is less than the state average of $13,841. The private state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,000$13,841
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid84%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$20,581$21,250
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$6,834
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Acceptance Rate57%79%
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Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Men in Nursing, National Student Nurses Association, Student Government
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Mercy College of Ohio, a Catholic institution with a focus on healthcare, educates and inspires students to lead and to serve in the global community.

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Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Mercy College of Ohio is Davis College (4.6 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Davis College
    Private, for profit
    193 students | 4.60 Mi4747 Monroe St
    Toledo OH  43623
    (419)473-2700
    4.60193
  • 12,561 students | 5.00 Mi30335 Oregon Rd
    Perrysburg OH  43551
    (567)661-7000
    5.0012,561
  • Herzing University Toledo
    Private, non-profit
    213 students | 6.00 Mi5212 Hill Avenue
    Toledo OH  43615
    (419)776-0300
    6.00213
  • Herzing University-Toledo
    Private, for profit
    193 students | 6.00 Mi5212 Hill Ave
    Toledo OH  43615
    (419)776-0300
    6.00193
  • 286 students | 6.80 Mi1505 Holland Road
    Maumee OH  43537
    (419)720-6670
    6.80286
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Did You Know?
For Lucas County, OH private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,398 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Lucas County, OH community colleges have a diversity score of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Lucas County, OH is Herzing University Toledo. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.