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Mount Aloysius Nursing Scores High NCLEX Pass Rate

Posted on: December 13, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College nursing graduates have once again demonstrated their job readiness with a high pass rate on the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses. For the 2018 annual reporting period (October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2018), nursing graduates achieved a 96.15% first-time pass rate. This number is higher than… Read More »

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Devlin Earns Academic All-Region Honors

Posted on: December 11, 2018

Cresson, PA – Mount Aloysius junior Joshua Devlin gained another honor on Monday when he was named to the 2018 United Soccer Coaches NCAA division III Men’s Scholar All-East Region Team. Devlin is the first player in men’s soccer history to earn this award. Devlin, who earned Second Team All-Region honors from the United Soccer Coaches organization… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Starts Clay Sports Club

Posted on: December 6, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College has created a new outlet for their student outdoor enthusiasts. The College is in the inaugural year of their Clay Sports Club. This program allows students to practice their shot while aiming at clay discs. Firearms and ammunition are provided and participants practice at the Cresson Sportsman’s Club. As… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Launches Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics Programs

Posted on: December 3, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — On Monday, Dec. 3, Mount Aloysius launched two new degree programs in Cybersecurity Operations and Digital Forensic Investigations.  The College has also opened a fully-renovated, dedicated Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics research lab to give students real-life experience. The launch included formal remarks from alumni, local businesses, and program faculty. Guests also toured… Read More »

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The Angel Tree

Posted on: November 20, 2018

Mount Aloysius students Amanda Loscar of Ebensburg (left) and Harley Nelen of Dysart (right) look for an “angel” to sponsor on the annual Mount Aloysius College Angel Tree. The tree provides an opportunity for anyone to anonymously donate to those in the community who need a little extra help during the holiday season. 

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Get to know Rick Mishler, Director of Transfer and Returning Adult Freshmen Admissions

Posted on: November 20, 2018

A conversation with Rick Mishler, Director of Transfer and Returning Adult Freshmen Admissions at Mount Aloysius College. How many years have you worked at MAC? 12 Tell me about your job and responsibilities at the College I meet with transfer and adult students and discuss transfer credits, as well as meeting with professors and academic advising… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Nursing Students Earn Scholar Program Title

Posted on: November 16, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — A Mount Aloysius College nursing student, Ashley Gallo, has been selected to participate in the The Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center (PA AHEC) Scholars Program. The two-year program offers clinical, didactic, and community-based interprofessional learning for the student scholars. “I believe Ashley’s participation in this program reflects her commitment to the Mount… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Hosts World War I Lecture

Posted on: November 12, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College Fall Honors Lecture will feature Dr. Julie Smith, Chair of the Justice, Law, and Society Department. Dr. Smith will offer a public lecture on Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 3:30 p.m. in historic Alumni Hall.  Her address, titled “100 Years Later: Lessons from World War I,” examines the 100th… Read More »

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Mounties Place 4 on Volleyball All-Conference Teams, Baker wins Coach of the Year

Posted on: November 7, 2018

Cresson, PA- Four members of the Mount Aloysius Volleyball team were awarded for their season performance with All-Conference selections by the AMCC. Head Coach Brianna Baker was also voted Coach of the Year for the conference. Senior Middle Hitter Sarah Fisher (Johnstown, PA / Westmont Hilltop) was named to the first team. Fisher finished the year with 302 kills… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Hosts Third Annual Charity Comic Con

Posted on: November 2, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College Comic Book Club hosts its third annual MAC Charity Con on Saturday, November 3, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Charity Comic Con will be held in the College Bertschi Center and Technology Commons.  The public is warmly invited to attend. There will be something for all ages at the… Read More »

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Aerial Photo of the Mount Aloysius Campus