Week of Welcome (WOW) is Mercy College of Health Sciences’ start of semester tradition that welcomes all new and returning students to campus. The week-long event helps familiarize students with campus tools and resources, as well as many opportunities to...
Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing student, Arianna Embry (’20), landed her nursing dream job. Embry is set to graduate this summer and will start as a Nurse Resident on the Critical Care Track at Cook Children’s Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. Very few...
Mercy College of Health Sciences has partnered with Southwestern Community College (SWCC) to offer a paramedic program in Creston, Iowa, starting this fall. Through this partnership, SWCC students can remain in Creston and...
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...
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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.