Mercyhurst University-North East Campus

School Highlights

Mercyhurst University-North East Campus serves 611 students
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.

School Overview

Mercyhurst University-North East Campus(PA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPrivate not-for-profit

Student Body

The student population of Mercyhurst University-North East Campus has declined by 45% over five years.
The Mercyhurst University-North East Campus diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has grown by 134% over five years.
Total Enrollment611 students406 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and community college average number of enrollment of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
# Full-Time Students-306 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
# Part-Time Students-157 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Dormitory Capacity
300330
This chart display the dormitory capacity of Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and the community college average dormitory capacity of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and the percentage of Asian community college students in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Hispanic
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Black
20%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and the percentage of Black community college students in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% White
70%
57%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and the percentage of White community college students in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Unknown races
4%
11%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mercyhurst University-North East Campus. This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.470.63
This chart display the diversity score of Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and the community college average diversity score of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
College Completion Rate
35%
56%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$43,500$34,800

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%91%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$26,999$12,495
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,454$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Mercyhurst University-North East Campus and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Profile last updated:

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Mercyhurst University-North East Campus is Triangle Tech Inc-Erie (15.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Triangle Tech Inc-Erie
    Private for-profit
    15 students | 15.20 Mi2000 Liberty Street
    Erie PA  16502
    (814) 453-6016
    15.2015
  • 205 students | 17.00 Mi940 Millcreek Mall
    Erie PA  16510
    (814) 868-9900
    17.00205
  • 182 students | 17.00 Mi940 Millcreek Mall
    Erie PA  16565
    (814) 868-9900
    17.00182
  • Fortis Institute-Erie
    Private for-profit
    194 students | 20.00 Mi5757 W 26th St
    Erie PA  16506
    (814) 838-7673
    20.00194
  • Jamestown Business College
    Private for-profit
    298 students | 31.20 Mi7 Fairmount Ave
    Jamestown NY  14701
    (716) 664-5100
    31.20298
Recent Articles
Learn about how the failure of the American auto industry, along with President Obama's education initiatives, will translate into increased enrollment in community college campuses.
Learn about a new option students are using to finance their community college education: savings-matching programs.
As tuition rates at community colleges increase nationwide, we share options in financial aid and other tips to make the college experience more affordable, including what the government has proposed to keep community college affordable.
Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,884 per year for in-state students and $14,207 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,500 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania community colleges have a diversity score of 0.63, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Hussian College School of Art. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.