|Institution Name||:||Mercy College|
|Institution Type||:||Private not-for-profit|
|Campus Setting||:||Suburb: Large|
|Student-to-faculty ratio||:||18 to 1|
|Student population||:||10,851 (7,053 undergraduate)|
The Psychology Program at Mercy College offers more than 50 different psychology courses so students may succeed in a wide range of careers. Youâ€™ll have the opportunity for hands-on training and practical experience in several exciting Internships and Cooperative Education (COOP) placements in a number of human service agencies. There are many opportunities for students to engage in research including those offered through the RIMI (Research Infrastructure in Minority Institutions) and COR grants (Career Opportunities in Research). These federally funded programs provide qualified students with the academic and/or financial support to pursue graduate studies. An honors program and membership in a national society are also available for qualified students.
Other programs of Mercy College
Founded in 1925, Mercy Collegeâ€™s Department of Education serves the state, nation and world through its research studies, initial teacher certification program, continuing education and a variety of services to state and local education agencies. The same expert MC professors who teach in the classroom teach its online courses. Therefore, as an online student, you truly get the best of both worlds: a dynamic web-based learning experience grounded in the rich history and tradition of Mercy College. Its online platform allows you to collaborate with classmates for group projects, correspond with your teacher, access course syllabi, explore an online library, and more. In addition, you'll also enjoy the same student support services, from academic advising to financial aid. Students applying to Mercy College will have all the benefits of earning a degree from a well-established, nationally respected institution, with the convenience of an online delivery system that allows them to balance their professional and personal lives while obtaining an advanced degree.
Mercy College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.