Mercyhurst University

The Mercyhurst University is established in and located at Erie, Pennsylvania 16546. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 74 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Four-one-four plan . The Mercyhurst University provides Private not-for-profit‚ 4-year or above and has City: Midsize setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Mercyhurst University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship in more than 21 Subject areas as well as 71 specializations.

Contact Details

501 E 38th St
Erie, PA 16546
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Mercyhurst University
: Private not-for-profit‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship
: Yes
Calendar system
: Four-one-four plan
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 30
Graduate application fee
: $ 30

Admissions & Requirements

Mercyhurst University Undergraduate application fees is $30 and Graduate application fees $30. Below table’s shows Mercyhurst University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 470 580
SAT Math 470 580
SAT Writing 460 560
ACT Composite 21 26
ACT English 20 26
ACT Math 20 26

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $28,400 $1,900 $947
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $28,400 $1,900 $947
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $28,400 $1,900 $947
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $19,830 $350 $661
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $19,830 $350 $661
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $19,830 $350 $661

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $11,588 $11,391 $11,139 $10,178
On campus, other expenses $1,750 $1,750 $1,750 $1,750
Off campus (not with family), room and board $11,588
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $1,750
Off campus (with family), other expenses $1,750 $1,750


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference
Basketball Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference
Baseball Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference
Cross Country/Track Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference

Mercyhurst University Majors with degree levels

The Mercyhurst University is up with semester based academics that offer 71 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 66 Majors
  • Master Degree : 8 Majors

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Theology and Religious Vocations

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Mercyhurst University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Mercyhurst University College.