Mount Mercy University

Located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Mount Mercy University is a Catholic, Mercy university that focuses on preparing our 1,800+ students to meet the needs of a changing world and live courageous lives. A welcoming, supportive environment empowers every student to realize their full potential. Mount Mercy offers baccalaureate (both traditional undergraduate and adult accelerated programs) and graduate education, including doctoral programs, to 1,800+ enrolled students and uniquely blends an outstanding liberal arts education with equally outstanding professional preparation.

With 9 Block starts each year, you can get started now. Classes are offered online, on campus, and hybrid. At Mount Mercy University, we believe in supporting you and your organization. Let us show you how. Visit our website:

Mount Mercy Doctorate of Nursing Program

Contact information
Dr. Sharon Guthrie, PhD, ARNP, CPNP, NCSN, RN-BC
Director of Graduate Nursing Programs & Associate Professor
Mount Mercy University
Martin-Herold College of Nursing & Health
Cell: 319-721-1769

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