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Mercy Online

School on your schedule. We know your life can’t stop just because your college career is about to begin. Our 100% online programs will help you get you on the path toward your degree.  

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Distance Learning (Mercy Online)

We believe that higher education should be open to many different types of people, that includes those who are juggling work, family and friends and want to pursue a college degree. Our 100% online programs give students the flexibility to fit school in around their schedule.  

We offer online programs in all of our six schools. Including degrees in: business, computer science, cybersecurity, counseling, counseling, education and many more.  

Our online programs offer the same value, recognition and accreditation as our traditional degree programs. Once you join Mercy’s online classroom, you’ll learn from our dedicated faculty whose years of practical experience in their fields will prepare you for an amazing career. 

The benefits of a Mercy Online degree include:

  • Affordability - Pay for classes and tuition, not room and board
  • Flexibility - Classes can accommodate your busy life schedule
  • 24/7 accessibility
  • Over 30 undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs offered entirely online
  • 200+ online classes
  • Dedicated professors who help ensure the success of online students

Additionally, you'll have a broad suite of online services at your disposal. These include online academic advising, an online learning center, career services and financial assistance. An in-depth orientation will ensure your academic career gets off to a positive start.

Types of Online Courses Mercy Offers 


Traditional online class without set meeting times.  

Online Synched 

Live online-only class that is held at a set time.  

Online Hybrid 

A combination class that has both a set time component and online work without specific structured time.  


Your Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT)

Our PACT program pairs you with a professionally trained mentor for every aspect of your college experience. Together you will create a customized plan designed to guarantee success.

Explore the PACT Program

Financial Aid at Mercy

Cost is certainly a factor when selecting a college, but it doesn't have to be a barrier. Mercy has one of the lowest private tuition rates in New York - we'll make higher education a reality for you. 

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Contact Us

For undergraduate online programs:
Ayanna DeNully
Assistant Director of Distance Learning Admissions
Phone: 914-674-7677

For graduate online programs:
Phone: 1.877.MERCY.GO

Admission Requirements

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Starting Your Online Degree

Admission Requirements for First-Year Students

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Returning to College

Admission Requirements for Transfer Students

Earn you B.S. in Organizational Management completely online

Pursuing a Master's Degree

Admission Requirements for Graduate Students

Getting Started & Recommended System Requirements

Ask yourself these questions before beginning your online course: 

  1. Do I have the updated browser version, computer memory and speed processing required to using Blackboard course software? 

  1. If my own computer breaks down during the semester, do I access to a backup program? 

Becoming a successful online learner.