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Mercyhurst University Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Erie, PA

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
2,470
Women
1,429 (57.9%)
Men
1,041 (42.1%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
2,383
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
1.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.8% Asian
6.1% Black/African-American
4.4% Hispanic/Latino
0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
77.8% White
8.6% Unknown
International Students.
8.9% from 31 countries
Average Age
21
All Graduate Students
307

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
80.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
59.3%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
66.2%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
67.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
78%
Average Starting Salary
78%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
31.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Business 3%
Law 1%
Arts and Sciences 9%
Medicine 2%
Education 1%

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