The American Heart Association and Mercy College of Health Sciences debuted Iowa’s first hands-only CPR kiosk on January 28, at Jordan Creek Town Center outside Scheels. The kiosk will provide a five-minute training to members of the public. Every year, more than 350,000 cardiac arrests occur outside the hospital, and more than twenty percent of those incidents occur in public places like airports, casinos, and sporting facilities. Studies show that hands-only CPR is...
(DES MOINES, IOWA) Mercy College of Health Sciences will be hosting an official college signing day event where they will celebrate students who have expressed the intent to pursue an education at Mercy College. The event will kick off with a two hour campus visit followed by the official signing day...
Congratulations to all 251 Mercy College students who earned academic honors for the Fall 2019 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...
Students in Mercy College of Health Sciences’ Servant Leadership course hosted a pizza lunch on Tuesday, December 3, to collect funds that will replace carpet in St. Vincent DePaul’s child care center. St. Vincent DePaul in Des Moines provides...
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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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), in addition to numerous programmatic accreditors.
Mercy College is a Catholic, accredited, nonprofit institution of higher learning.