Gwynedd Mercy College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Gwynedd Mercy College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,575 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1948 and is the only school located in Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania.

Gwynedd Mercy College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Gwynedd Mercy College will give you the opportunity to obtain an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Gwynedd Mercy College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Business, Management, Education, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
77%
The student retention rate at Gwynedd Mercy College is fair at 77% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Gwynedd Mercy College is average - 64%.

Student to faculty ratio at Gwynedd Mercy College is pretty decent -- 14:1. Read more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,300
Average tuition cost is very high - about $27,800 a year. The additional fees at Gwynedd Mercy College not covered by tuition are approximately $500, which comes to $28,300 per academic year.

Read the details about Gwynedd Mercy College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
66%
According to recent data, 1,561 applications were submitted and 1,036 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Gwynedd Mercy College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,200
Gwynedd Mercy College offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Gwynedd Mercy College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
C-
Gwynedd Mercy College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 700 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable -- approximately $5,200 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Gwynedd Mercy College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Gwynedd Mercy College Location and Maps



Post Address: Gwynedd Mercy College, 1325 Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania 19437-0901, USA
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