StraighterLine Partner:Mercy College

Take the general education courses you need to complete your degree at Mercy College with fast, affordable and transferable online college courses from StraighterLine.

How It Works

StraighterLine combines a $99 a month membership with a guaranteed credit pathway to Mercy College.

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Every course saves you money, time, and counts for credit towards your degree.

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Complete your StraighterLine courses, and we guarantee that they will transfer to Mercy College.

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Graduate with the degree you want from Mercy College.

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About Mercy College

Mercy is known for its high-quality education, the personalized experience it provides to students, its talented faculty, the beauty of its setting and closeness to New York City, and its affordability.

You will also know Mercy by the accomplished professionals you meet who have graduated from here—women and men who are leaders in their chosen professions, be it education, business, the arts, healthcare or government, and who are committed to making a difference.

Mercy College has five schools – Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Liberal Arts, and Social & Behavioral Sciences – and offers more than 90 undergraduate and graduate programs, including more than 30 degrees that can be completed 100 percent online.

Mercy College is a four-year private institution founded by the Sisters of Mercy as a junior college in 1950 and became a four-year college in 1961. Mercy College is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

A Transformative Educational Experience
Mercy challenges each of its undergraduate and graduate students to exceed their personal and intellectual expectations. Mercy's graduates demonstrate success and confidence across professional and vocational spectrums, and the impact they have in their communities or around the globe is testament to an empowering educational experience.

The PACT Advantage
Mercy College has made a commitment to your future. From the moment you are accepted to the moment you graduate, you will have a personal mentor assigned to you to advise you and inspire you to reach your potential.

Your PACT mentor is your point person who helps you navigate college life. Your mentor will help you understand and apply for financial aid, choose the right major, select and register for classes, support your academic progress, develop successful academic skills, cultivate your leadership skills, land an internship, and prepare for job interviews.

A Desired Campus Environment
The breathtaking natural environment on the Hudson River distinguishes Mercy’s scenic campus in the picturesque village of Dobbs Ferry, New York. Dobbs Ferry’s main street, just steps from campus, offers charming restaurants, boutiques, shopping, coffee shops and a vibrant community life. Mercy’s other campuses, located in Manhattan, the Bronx and Yorktown Heights, offer flexibility and convenience, while Mercy Online students achieve degrees that carry the same value, recognition and accreditation as our campus-based programs.

Mercy offers one of the lowest private college tuition rates in the nation, and the lowest in New York State. The College also provides generous scholarship packages to high-achieving students.

The journey to an affordable college degree starts right here: online college courses from Straighterline easily transfer to Mercy College - New York and help you save on your college degree! The StraighterLine College Network was created to help students just like you earn more affordable college degrees by allowing them to earn low-cost college credits through Straighterline's online college courses.

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Take the Next Step
She was raising her children and driving a school bus. Then Gina Walpole chose to come back to school at Mercy College. If you're thinking about a new chapter in life, you have to hear her story! See why Mercy is the perfect place to take the next step.

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