Frequently Asked Questions
How long does it take to complete an Adult Accelerated degree at
Gwynedd Mercy University?
Our Adult Accelerated associate’s degrees take about 30 months to
complete. You take one course at a time meeting once a week.
How long it takes to finish your bachelor’s depends on the number of
credits you transfer in. An Admissions Counselor can tell you more
based on your specific circumstances.
The time it takes to complete a master’s degree program depends on which program you’ve enrolled in and your past college experience. For instance, you might need to take pre-requisite courses if your master’s is very different from your bachelor’s. An Admissions Counselor can tell you more based on your specific circumstances.
Do you offer Financial Aid?
Gwynedd Mercy University’s Financial Aid Office works with students to make college affordable. The majority of our student body, including those in adult programs, receives financial aid of some kind, whether it’s federal loans or grants. You can get a better idea of how you can pay for a degree with Gwynedd Mercy University by talking to someone in our Financial Aid Office. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 215-646-7300, ext. 466 or 483 to set up an appointment or ask questions. Certification only programs are not eligible for FA.
Eligibility for Federal Financial Aid depends on your financial circumstances, the degree you’re pursuing, and other requirements. It varies greatly from individual to individual, so it’s better to talk to an Admissions Counselor for information based on your situation. I can transfer you to someone now, or you can contact our Financial Aid Office at email@example.com or at 215-646-7300, ext. 466 or 483.
When can I start?
Our Adult Accelerated Degrees at Gwynedd Mercy University have rolling admissions with new start dates throughout the year. If you already know which program you want to enroll in, an Admissions Counselor can tell you when the next start dates are.
What are your class schedules like?
Gwynedd Mercy University’s class schedules are designed to accommodate adults who work full-time. They vary depending on what you’re studying and where you study. An Admissions Counselor can give you full details about specific programs. You can reach them at 866-660-0113.
Is Gwynedd Mercy University accredited?
Gwynedd Mercy University is regionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Higher Education. Also, our nursing programs have program-level accreditation from the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.
Can I combine online courses and ground?
Yes, we want to help you make the process of earning your degree as convenient as possible. So, if you enroll in an online Adult Accelerated program, you can take a course in person if it fits your schedule. It also works the other way around: if you enroll at a campus, you have the option to take some courses online if you want.