Misericordia University: Review & Facts

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Misericordia University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,955 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1924 and is the only school located in Dallas, Pennsylvania.

Misericordia University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
39
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Misericordia University.

Misericordia University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 39 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Nursing, Management, Business, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
86%
The rate of student retention at Misericordia University is high at 86% (well above Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Misericordia University is good: 73%.

Student to faculty ratio at Misericordia University is pretty good, 12:1. Find out more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,300
Average tuition pricing is very high, about $25,900 per year. The additional fees at Misericordia University beyond tuition are nearly $1,400; which comes to a total of $27,300 per academic year.

Read the details about Misericordia University 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
59%
According to government data, 2,510 applications were submitted and 1,476 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Misericordia University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,500
Misericordia University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Misericordia University, 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.

Safety
Grade
D
Misericordia University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,100 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, roughly $6,500 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Misericordia University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Misericordia University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Misericordia University Location and Maps



Post Address: Misericordia University, 301 Lake St, Dallas, Pennsylvania 18612-1098, USA
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