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DES MOINES, Iowa, June 19, 2020 — Esmeralda Flores is currently a senior at Mercy College of Health Sciences earning her Bachelor of Science in Health Science. Flores was recently accepted into Drake University’s Doctor of Pharmacy program starting in the fall, and will simultaneously work on...

Mercy College of Health Sciences has operated safely and efficiently off campus since March 16 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A Mercy College Return to Campus Task Force, alongside the College’s leadership team, has been working diligently...

Dr. Mary Schemmel, Mercy College of Health Sciences Associate Dean of Nursing, is set to retire on June 5, 2020, after 45 years of being a part of the Mercy family. Mary (Rasmussen) Schemmel began her nursing career at Mercy Hospital in...

Congratulations to all 239 Mercy College students who earned academic honors for the Spring 2020 semester. To qualify for the President's List, students must attain a grade point average (GPA) of 3.75 or higher, in their most recent semester, for a minimum of six credit hours. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must....

The Foundation for Academic Nursing, the new philanthropic arm of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), has announced the first 51 students to receive scholarship support through the COVID-19 Nursing Student Support Fund. The program was created to help nursing students nationwide who are...


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