Mercer County Career Center: Review & Facts

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Mercer County Career Center is a public school with 45 students enrolled. This college was established in 1973 and is the only school located in Mercer, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
1
Mercer County Career Center will give you the option to earn a 1-year certificate.

Mercer County Career Center follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 1 major -- Licensed Practical and Vocational Nurse Training. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the prorgam Rating 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 typically a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
100%
The student retention rate at Mercer County Career Center is perfect at 100% (well above Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Mercer County Career Center is very good - 86%.

Student to faculty ratio at Mercer County Career Center is reasonable -- 22:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,200
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - about $9,000 annually. The additional fees at Mercer County Career Center beyond tuition are nearly $200, which comes to $9,200 annually.

Read the details about Mercer County Career Center 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
24%
According to government data, 190 applications were submitted and 46 were accepted; so it is quite challenging to get admitted at this school.

The school will consider accepting advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Mercer County Career Center is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Mercer County Career Center and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (724) 662-3000.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Mercer County Career Center, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Currently there is no on-campus housing at Mercer County Career Center.

Based on the college crime information, Mercer County Career Center appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Mercer County Career Center Location and Maps



Post Address: Mercer County Career Center, 776 Greenville Rd, Mercer, Pennsylvania 16137, USA
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