Graduate Admissions

Mount Mercy graduate programs help you take your career to the next level.

Convenient course schedules are designed for busy working adults. And since your professors — and many of your classmates — are experienced professionals, everything you learn is grounded in a practical, real-world perspective.

We welcome full-time, part-time, transfer, and international students. 

We’re proud to offer six master’s and two doctoral degrees in high-growth professional areas:

Master of Business Administration online or face-to-face (MBA)
Master of Strategic Leadership (MSL)
Master of Criminal Justice online-only program (MACJ)
Master of Arts in Education (MAED)
Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP)
PhD in Marriage and Family Therapy 

Tuition & Financial Aid

Mount Mercy graduate tuition—charged at a flat, per-credit rate—is one of the lowest in the region and all students are eligible for financial aid. Don’t forget to ask your employer about tuition reimbursement.

» Find graduate school scholarships here.

Contact Us

If Mount Mercy sounds like a good fit, please let us know by emailing or calling 319-368-6460.