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 - 2014
Total Headcount 1,762
Traditional Program 1,037
Accelerated Program 372
Graduate Program 318
Student/Faculty Ratio 14:1
Percent Faculty Terminal Degrees 63.1%
Full-time Faculty 84
Residential Students 371
2013-2014 Number of Graduates 513
Total Fulltime Equivalent (FTE) 1,469
Fast Facts - Fall 2014
Retention Rate - Fall 2013 Freshmen Cohort 80.5%
Retention Rate - Fall 2013 Transfer Cohort 78%
International Students Enrolled 50
Percentage of Occupancy - Residential Housing 79.4%
Fast Facts - 2013-2014 Academic Year
Number of Student Athletes 299
Percentage of Student Athletes in Freshmen Cohort 58.4%
Total Alumni Donors 1,614
Institutional Financial Aid to Students (Grants) $9,940,009


Lori Heying
Executive Director of Institutional Research