General Studies | Mercy College

General Studies

Admission Requirements

General college admission requirements (located in the college catalog) must be met along with the program requirements below. 

Additional Admission Requirements for All General Studies Program Applicants
Applicants must have achieved the following test scores:
  • ACT composite score of 20, with a score of 19 on the sub-tests in both mathematics and scientific reasoning, or SAT with a combined score of 990 or above.
  • ACT/SAT testing will be waived for transfer students who have earned a minimum of 15 college semester hours at a regionally accredited institution of higher education with a minimum 2.0 GPA.

For students who are not United States citizens and/or for whom English is a second language, please review the college catalog online for further admission information.