Academic Profile for 2023

Four Year Graduation Rate
65%

Six Year Graduation Rate
71%

Eight Year Graduation Rate
71%

Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1

First Year Retention Rate
84%


Distribution of Students per State

for the first-year class of
354
students in 2020

(Hover in each state to view details of distribution)

None
1 To 5
6 To 15
16 To 25
26 To 50
51 and Above

Student Race, Ethnicity, and Age Information


Total Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity for the 2021 school year

Students Total
1,753

Total Enrollment by Age for the 2020 school year

Students Total
1,845

Other Learning Opportunities
Distance learning
Graduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Undergraduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Special learning
ROTC - Air Force
ROTC - Army
Study abroad
Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
Weekend/evening college


Accreditation

Institutional

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Agency Period of Accreditation Status
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1935 - Current
Accredited
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(Misericordia University at Luzerne County Community College, Nanticoke)
07/01/1935 - Current
Accredited
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(Misericordia University at Luzerne County Community College, Hazleton)
07/01/1935 - 01/02/2014
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(Misericordia University at Northumberland Regional Higher Education Center)
07/01/1935 - 01/02/2014
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(Misericordia University at Northampton Community College)
07/01/1935 - 01/02/2014
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(Misericordia University at Lackawanna College)
07/01/1935 - Current
Accredited
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(Misericordia University at Lackawanna College)
06/29/2010 - 01/02/2014
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(Misericordia University at Lackawanna College)
06/29/2010 - 01/02/2014
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(Misericordia University at Lake Lehman Junior/Senior High School)
01/03/2011 - 01/02/2014
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
(Misericordia University at Wyoming Valley West Middle School)
04/28/2014 - Current
Accredited
Specialized

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Agency / Program Period of Accreditation Status
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
[Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (Division of Health Sciences)]
01/01/1985 - Current
Accredited
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
[Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree]
01/01/1985 - Current
Accredited
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
[Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist]
05/01/1996 - Current
Accredited
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs]
11/01/2002 - Current
Preaccredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels]
10/03/2003 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels]
10/03/2003 - Current
Accredited
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
[Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers]
05/11/1974 - Current
Accredited
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