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Discover Mercy College - Your Future Will Thank You

As you explore your college options, we think you will find inspiration at Mercy College - both for your college years and for the rest of your life. Mercy College attracts talented, high-achieving, active students who combine wide-ranging academic interests with a commitment to explore their intellectual passions.

Finding the right college is an important decision. Here are a few of the reasons why students choose Mercy College every year:

  • Choice: Mercy College is a dynamic learning community with a focus on student success that is rooted in tradition. Offering a unique combination of more than 90 academically challenging degree programs within five schools: Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences and Liberal Arts.

  • Prestigious Honors Program: Named as a "Smart Choice" by Peterson's Honors Programs and Colleges Guide and one of the first in New York State. Mercy College offers unique preparation for talented students through exceptional academic challenges, an enriched learning experience and engaging co-curricular activities. Honors students receive laptops and study abroad opportunities.

  • Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT): From the moment you are accepted to the moment you graduate and begin your career, the PACT program will guide you and inspire you to reach your full potential. This unique mentoring program is actively working towards addressing the national agenda to raise the number of college graduates in America to the highest in the world by 2020.

  • Reputation for Excellence: Mercy College is among a select group of colleges and universities nationwide to be named a College of Distinction by - an online guide that profiles America's best colleges that excel in key educational areas, including student engagement, excellence in teaching, vibrant communities and successful outcomes.

  • A Return on Investment: Ranked as one of the most affordable, not-for-profit, private institutions in the country, Mercy College is committed to preparing an increasing number of students for rewarding, in-demand careers.