Mercy College of Health Sciences has been transforming students into healthcare professionals since 1899. Located in downtown Des Moines, Iowa, we offer bachelor’s degrees, associate degrees, certificate programs, and continuing education courses. Mercy College is the only private Catholic college in central Iowa and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).


Bowling with Turkeys to Give Back

Every Thanksgiving season, Mercy College of Health Sciences hosts an annual turkey bowling event to help raise funds and food for the Des Moines Religious Council (DMARC). The tradition started in 2009 and brings together students, faculty, and staff to donate money or a canned food in exchange for three rounds of...


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