MNE offers 32 academic programs, including 24 associate degrees, seven certificates and an RN to BSN bachelors completion program. With over 1,200 enrolled students, including nearly 300 living on campus, MNE is proud to compete in nine NJCAA sports and supports more than 20 clubs and organizations. MNE is one of four Mercyhurst campuses, all of which were founded under the mission of the Sisters of Mercy, who believe that education should be available to all students. The Mercyhurst Erie campus offers more than 100 bachelor's degree programs and concentrations, as well as six graduate programs. Mercyhurst opened its third campus, Mercyhurst West, in neighboring Girard, Pa, in the fall of 2006, and has been operating Mercyhurst Corry out of the Corry Higher Education Council building for more than 25 years.