Accelerated Programs

In our accelerated programs, you can earn your bachelor's degree online in a format that fits into your existing lifestyle. Apply today to see why so many come to the Hill to chase their goals.

Bachelor's programs that fit into your life

Why shouldn't your education be flexible?

Our accelerated undergraduate degrees offer online courses in 5- and 10-week blocks—perfect for students who want flexibility in their education.

And with our online (on-demand) classes, you're able to learn from anywhere and complete coursework each week at a time/place that works best for you.

Admissions & aid

For more information about admission requirements and how to apply, see our accelerated admissions page.

We make it easy! With 5- and 10-week courses on a flexible block schedule, you're able to start when the timing is right for you.

Degree-Seeking Students
  • Complete your application.
  • Request official transcripts from all schools previously attended. Mail to:
Mount Mercy University Admissions
1330 Elmhurst Drive NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-4797
Readmits or Non-Degree Seeking Students

We're here to help you reach your goals. If you think you don't meet the following criteria, you may still qualify for admission after review by the Admissions Committee.

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale
    • If your high school grades missed this mark, that's okay. We understand things change and that you may be ready for college now.
  • Graduates of Iowa community colleges who hold an associate degree with at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA will be automatically accepted for admission

Contact us

Our accelerated admissions team is here to help you reach your educational goals and answer any questions throughout the admissions process.

We look forward to welcoming you to Mount Mercy!



Dylan Werner

Admissions Recruiter for Accelerated Programs and Graduate Education Programs (MAEd, MSEd) 





Accelerated Admissions



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