Tuition, Reimbursement & Financial Aid

Accelerated Program
Tuition, Reimbursement & Financial Aid

Adult Accelerated Courses:
2019-20 academic year - $490 per credit hour
(all fees included)

Tuition Reimbursement Benefit – Mount Mercy University accepts tuition reimbursement from employers who offer that benefit. We allow students that receive tuition reimbursement up to 45 days after the completion of the course to pay the course tuition.

Get an estimate on your college expenses using the MMU Net Price Calculator.


Financial Aid – Financial Aid counseling is available for all students.

  • Mount Mercy University's federal school code is 001880. 
  • A new FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) must be completed each academic year at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
  • For financial aid purposes, the academic year starts in the fall semester (usually late August) and ends in the summer semester (usually early August).
    For example, students who wish to apply for aid for Summer 2019 must complete a 2018-2019 FAFSA, then a 2019-2020 FAFSA for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020.
  • Check out are other aid options here.
  • *New* - If you've been out of college for over 2 years, you may qualify for a $3,500 Future Ready Iowa Grant.  Learn more about the grant.
  • Check to see if you are eligible here.
  • Majors that qualify for the Future Ready Iowa Grant include:

    Accounting
    Actuarial Science
    Art Teacher Education
    Business/Commerce, General
    Computer Science
    Elementary Education and Teaching
    Finance, General
    Management Information Systems, General
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General
    Music Teacher Education
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
    Secondary Education and Teaching
    Social Work



For Student Financial Aid Assistance 

EdAssist Partnership - Mount Mercy University is a partner in the EdAssist tuition reimbursement program.


Employer Discounts

Mount Mercy proudly partners with regional organizations to offer 10% tuition discounts for employees who enroll in any of the university’s graduate, accelerated, or online programs. See if your employer is on the list!

Academic Excellence.
Compassionate Service.

Our admissions team can help you navigate your financial aid options. We want to help you succeed.

Introduce yourself to us so we can get started.

Ready to move your career forward?

Email accelerated@mtmercy.edu 
Call 319-861-2392 
Visit Basile Hall Room 207 
Request more info