Institutional Research

It is the goal of the Institutional Research Office to provide reliable and accurate data and information in a timely manner, on a regular basis.

The Institutional Research Office respects and guards individual privacy within guidelines of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).

Mount Mercy Fast Facts - 2013
Total Headcount 1,761
Traditional Program 1,053
Accelerated Program 416
Graduate Program 285
Student/Faculty Ratio 14:1
Percent Faculty Terminal Degrees 65.1%
Full-time Faculty 83
Residential Students 389
2011-2012 Number of Graduates 498
Total Fulltime Equivalent (FTE) 1,455
Fast Facts - Fall 2013
Retention Rate - Fall 2012 Freshmen Cohort 82.3%
Retention Rate - Fall 2012 Transfer Cohort 74.7%
International Students Enrolled 54
Percentage of Occupancy - Residential Housing 82.2%
Fast Facts - 2012-2013 Academic Year
Number of Student Athletes 288
Percentage of Student Athletes in Freshmen Cohort 55.1%
Total Alumni Donors 1,739
Institutional Financial Aid to Students (Grants) $9,203,677


Lori Heying
Executive Director of Institutional Research