General Information About Mercy Hospital School of Practical Nursing
In witness of Jesus'healing mission, Mercy Hospital strives to improve the well being of those served through a health care delivery system designed to promote wellness and cure illness. As a ministry of the Roman Catholic Church and a member of Catholic Health East, we are committed to being a transforming, healing presence within our community. Adopting the spirit of the Sisters of St. Joseph in working to acheieve unity of neighbor with neighbor and neighbor with God we attest to the value of human life in all its cycles. This is done through respect for the unborn and recognition of the transcendent meaning of suffering and death by combining professional excellence with compassionate concern for the whole person. We seek to understand and respond to the needs of our community through collaboration with others that share a common mission and vision. With attention to fiscal responsibility, quality services are made available and accessible to those who need them.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 2-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Roman Catholic
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 8 Percent Admitted 38% Men Admitted 33% Women Admitted 40% Full Time Retention Rate 100%
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $0 Room & Board Charge $0 Books & Supplies Cost
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 148 Native American 0 Asian 1 African American 21 Hispanic 119 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 90 Enrolled FullTime Graduates