Mercy Hospital School of Nursing

The Mercy Hospital School of Nursing (MHSN) has been providing nursing courses since its start in 1893. The college is located in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.
Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, nowadays, MHSN is under the umbrella of UPMC Mercy. MHSN has its campus on the sole faith-based hospital in Pittsburg.
Graduates of MHSN are well-regarded in the region for being a successful professional. Over 6,200 nurses have graduated from the Mercy Hospital School of Nursing.
MHSN earned its nursing accreditation from the State Board of Nursing Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Additionally, it holds accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. This accreditation is awarded through 2021.
MHSN’s mission is “to foster the development of an entry-level graduate nurse”. They aim at creating members that are continuously making a positive contribution to their respective healthcare team.

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School Overview

Private (Not For Profit)

2 Year

Size of Institution

Very small (under 1,000 students)

Title: Mercy Hospital School of Nursing
Also Known As: N/A
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Setting: City – Large
Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Other Characteristics: None
On-Campus Housing: Not provided
Board or Meal Plans: Not provided
Applicants: 28
Admissions: 24
Full-Time Retention Rate: 92%
Part-Time Retention Rate: Not reported
Student to Faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Open Admission Policy: No

Degrees, Certificates & Diplomas Offered

Postsecondary award, certificate, or diploma of at least two but less than four academic years

Special Learning Opportunities

Continuing education

Admissions

86%

Acceptance Rate

No

Open Admission Policy

Application Fee

SAT & ACT Scores

Credits Accepted

Dual Credit

Yes

Credit for Life Experiences

No

Advanced Placement (AP)

No

Application Requirements

High School GPA

Not Required

High School Rank

Not Required

High School Record

Required

College Preparatory Program Completion

Not Required

Recommendations

Required

Competencies

Not Required

Standardized Test Scores

Not Required

TOEFL

Not Required

Other Tests

Required

Tuition

Yes

Alternative Tuition Plans

Alternative Tuition Plans

Tuition payment plan

Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduate Students

In District

Tuition

$14190

Required Fees

$1125

In State

Tuition

$14190

Required Fees

$1125

Out of State

Tuition

$14190

Required Fees

$1125

Average Tuition for Full-Time Graduate Students

In District

Tuition

N/A

Required Fees

N/A

In State

Tuition

N/A

Required Fees

N/A

Out of State

Tuition

N/A

Required Fees

N/A

Financial Aid

35% of undergraduate students are receiving financial aid.

$4949 is the average amount awarded.

25% were awarded Pell grants

$3621 was the average amount awarded.

73% were awarded federal student loans

$7595 was the average amount awarded.

Majors

The list of most popular majors is not available for this institution.

Living Expenses

Not provided

On-Campus Housing

N/A

Student Dormitory Capacity

Board & Meal Plans

Not provided

Costs

Room Charges: N/A
Board Charges: N/A

Academics

Library Facilities

Physical facilities
Printed materials
Access to digital/electronic resources
A staff trained to provide and interpret library materials
Established library hours
Access to library collections that are shared with other institutions

Students

Undergraduate Students

104

Available Student Services 

Academic & career counseling services
Placement services for program completers
On-campus day care for children of students

Enrollment

Applicants: 28
Admissions: 24
Enrolled: 14
Enrollment Rate: 58%
Females Enrolled: 12
Males Enrolled: 2

Alumni by Ethnicity & Race

American Indian or Alaska Native

0%

Asian

0%

Black or African American

0%

Hispanic or Latino

5.56%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders

0%

White

94.44%

Two or More Races

0%

Race/Ethnicity Unknown

0%

Nonresident Alien

0%

College Life

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Contact Details

Address

Mercy Hospital School of Nursing
1401 Blvd of the Allies
Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
15219-5166

Phone Number

General Enquiries: 4122328171

Website

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