Cedar Falls & Waterloo

Mount Mercy and Hawkeye Community College have teamed up to provide individuals like you with the opportunity to step up your career and earn a valuable degree. The Accelerated Program at Mount Mercy is a convenient, flexible, and highly personalized adult accelerated degree program where you can get earn your BA in the timeframe that meets your needs.

Our innovative format allows you to balance your busy lifestyle with going to school. Courses are offered one night per week for five- or ten-week blocks, allowing you to complete your degree in fewer years. The best part? Your training will help you move forward faster. Cedar Valley employers regularly seek out Mount Mercy alumni for great jobs and leadership roles.

Programs of Study

Applied Management: The applied management major has been designed for students transferring to Mount Mercy from a two-year institution who have a background in a technical specialty. The major provides students the opportunity to broaden their knowledge of business environments and to understand and manage the forces of change affecting organizations in a business environment. The applied management major prepares students for a broad variety of career options by building on their previous technical training and/or work experience.

Management: As a Management major, you will learn how to get things done efficiently and effectively in an ever-changing, global environment. The focus of the Management degree is on developing skills necessary in for-profit and non-profit organizations. The Management degree provides students with the skills to analyze business data; the ability to make strategic and tactical decisions; and an understanding of how to conceptualize and communicate interpersonally.