Gwynedd Mercy University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
1325 Sumneytown Pike
PO Box 901
Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437-0901
(215) 646-7300
(800) 342-5462
Fax: (215) 641-5556

Contact: James Abbuhl
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Main Address
PO Box 901
Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437-0901
(215) 646-7300

www.gmercyu.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 2,018
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 346
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,963
Graduate enrollment: 530

Setting
Suburban setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 60%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 84%


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,B
Business Administration/Management A,B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Elementary Education B
Mathematics Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Adult Development/Aging B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology A,B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Medical Radiologic Technology A,B
Medical Records Administration B
Medical Records Technology A
Nursing (RN) A,B
Premedicine B
Preveterinary Medicine B
Respiratory Therapy A,B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Gwynedd Mercy University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(215) 646-7300
Website:https://www.gmercyu.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://www.gmercyu.edu/gwynedd-mercy-universitys-online-application
Address:1325 Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437-0901
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,667
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):63%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,495 (94% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$32,480
Out-of-state Tuition:$32,480
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$19,825

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Gwynedd Mercy University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Gwynedd Mercy University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services153
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education37
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs354
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total62414

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Gwynedd Mercy University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services13
Education7
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Grand total2110

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Gwynedd Mercy University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$32,480
Out-of-state$32,480
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,222
Out-of-state$12,222

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid238100%
Grant or scholarship aid238100%$19,825
Student loan aid20787%$10,241

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,56178%$15,845
Federal student loans1,51976%$8,320

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Gwynedd Mercy University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Gwynedd Mercy University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants904193711
Percent admitted100%90%91%
Percent admitted who enrolled25%36%22%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Gwynedd Mercy University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,667
Undergraduate enrollment2,035
Graduate enrollment632

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Gwynedd Mercy University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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