As individuals continue to test positively for COVID-19 in Iowa, Mercy College of Health Sciences’ administrators are collaborating daily on campus-wide preparations and responses in accordance with federal, regional, and state...
Mercy College of Health Sciences Program Chair, Dr. Jeannine Matz, is one of 12 Mercy employees to receive this year’s Spirit of Mercy Award. The Spirit of Mercy Award recognizes the outstanding efforts of all Central Iowa MercyOne and Mercy College...
The American Heart Association’s annual Greater Des Moines Heart Ball, chaired by Mercy College of Health Sciences President, Douglas J. Fiore, PhD, raised more than $600,000 on February 15. The annual black-tie event drew in 700 attendees and featured...
Of the 60 total colleges and universities in the state of Iowa, Mercy College of Health Sciences earned the #6 spot for the best value college in Iowa, according to TextbookRush, an online resource to buy textbooks. The study was conducted by...
Mercy College of Health Sciences alumnus, Aaron Hemsworth, knew he wanted to work in healthcare, but wasn’t sure what career path to take. Hemsworth first discovered a passion for nursing while working in a group home assisting individuals with disabilities. In 2013, he managed to continue working full-time at the group home, attend school, and...
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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.