Office of Graduate Studies
501 East 38th Street
Erie, MI 16546
Secondary Education (Master of Science)
Accreditation:Mercyhurst University is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
International Student Requirements:Students must submit official, notarized scores from the T.O.E.F.L. (Test of English as a Foreign Language) exam as part of their admission application. Minimum score requirements are 550 for the paper-based exam, 213 for the computer-based exam, and 79-80 for the Internet-based exam. International students must also provide Mercyhurst with assurance that they possess adequate financial support for the period of graduate studies. This documentation must be provided through submission of an affidavit of financial support. An I-20 form will not be issued until the affidavit of financial support is received and accepted. All documents and credentials submitted must be translated into English. Mercyhurst recommends that international students contact World Evaluation Services (WES), the foremost organization that specializes in transcript and credential evaluation, to provide such translations.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 30
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $616 ($1,848 for 3-credit course) USD
In State Tuition (per year): 18480 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): 18480 USD
Classification: Baccalaureate College—General
Locale: Midsize City
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999