Mercy College of Health Sciences

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, primarily associate's, Private not-for-profit 

Admissions Office Phone

(515) 643-3180 

Admissions Office Address

928 Sixth Ave, Des Moines, Iowa 50309-1239 

Admissions Website

http://www.mchs.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Required

Secondary school rank required

Recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Neither required nor recommended

Recommendation required

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Recommended

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Bachelors
Associates

Number of Programs Offered

14

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Allied Health

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
Polysomnography
Surgical Technology/Technologist

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

EMT

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Health Science

Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Healthcare

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
Polysomnography
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Healthcare Administration

Health/Health Care Administration/Management

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Medical Assistant

Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing

Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Nursing Assistant

Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide

Paramedic

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

Physical Therapy Assistant

Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant

Radiology Technician

Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Sonography

Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician

Surgical Technologist

Surgical Technology/Technologist

Technology

Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician