Gwynedd Mercy University: Ranking & Review

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Gwynedd Valley
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Gwynedd Mercy University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate94%96%93%
Applicants1,043225818
Admissions978215763
Enrolled undergraduates26651215
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,8086512,157

1,243 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

801 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores237
Percent of students submitting SAT scores90%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
515
Math
505

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores48
Percent of students submitting ACT scores18%
ACT Composite
20
ACT English
14
ACT Math
15

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $30.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Gwynedd Mercy University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$48,250$48,250
Off-campus$49,968$49,968
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,630 and other expenses per full academic year.

Gwynedd Mercy University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 560 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$34,531$34,531
Fees for full-time undergraduates$780$780
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$685$685
Tuition for Full-time graduates$10,507$10,507
Fees for full-time graduates$306$306
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$795$795

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs6826251381
Education3710223162
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services308842160
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2626
Psychology1414
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1111
Biological and Biomedical Sciences77
English Language and Literature & Letters44
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs44
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services33
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
History11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Grand Total9945819523775

A total of 557 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Gwynedd Mercy University.

At the master's and doctor's level 218 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate49%40%53%
  • Full-time retention rate - 84%

General info

Alternative namesGMU
Founded1948
MottoVeritas et Misericordia
Truth and Mercy
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Colorsred, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff425
Instructional FTE201
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.gmercyu.edu
Address1325 Sumneytown Pike
Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania, 19437-0901
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone2156467300
Fax+1 (215) 542 4610

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