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MERCER UNIVERSITY INFORMATION


Mercer University is located in Macon, Georgia and is a private college. Mercer University is a four year college and offers Bachelor's Degrees, Master's Degrees, Doctoral Degrees, and a number of different programs and courses.

Mercer University is in a relatively urban area (in or near a city), which may be something you prefer if you like a city lifestyle as a student.

Mercer University does not have a rolling admission policy, and you will want to make sure that you get your application in before July 1.

Mercer University is relatively smaller in size with an enrollment of only 7,300 students.

Mercer University accepts about 85% of its applicants on average, and 87% of the students receive some sort of financial aid for college at Mercer University.

If you are looking for more information on financial aid at Mercer University, you can may want to contact Carol K. Williams, who is the Associate Vice President, Student Financial Planning at Mercer University. You may also qualify for free grants for college in Georgia to attend Mercer University.

You may also need to take one or more of the following tests to qualify for admission at Mercer University:

  • ACT
  • SAT

If you are interested in joining the Army, Mercer University does have an ROTC Army program that is available for attending students.

If you have taken some advanced placement courses with an applicable test, or obtained credit from an other college, you may be eligible to transfer that credit to Mercer University.

Mercer University offers the following co-op opportunities and programs to its students:

  • Applied Arts
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health
  • Humanities
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Technologies

Mercer University offers the following extracurricular activities to its students:

  • Choral Groups
  • Concert Band
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Jazz Band
  • Literary Magazine
  • Music Ensembles
  • Opera
  • Pep Band
  • Sports
  • Student Film

On a 4.0 scale, the average high school gpa for students that are entering Mercer University is 3.6.

You may want to brush up on your ACT preparation as well, because the average ACT score for students that are entering Mercer University is 25.

Don't forget to study for the SAT, because the average SAT score for students that are entering Mercer University is 1179.

Do a lot of students come from out of state to attend Mercer University? Well, about 22% of the student body at Mercer University comes from outside the state of Georgia.

Are you thinking of joining a fraternity or a sorority while you are attending Mercer University? You're not alone - about 28% of the students at Mercer University join a fraternity or sorority.

Do a lot of the students at Mercer University live on campus? Well, about 93% live on campus, while 7% live off campus and commute to school every day.

QUICK FACTS ABOUT MERCER UNIVERSITY

Mercer University Address:


1400 Coleman Avenue
Macon, Georgia 31207
Phone: 478-301-2700
Fax: 912-301-4120
Web Site: http://www.mercer.edu

Mercer University admission closing date:


July 1

Does Mercer University offer Associate's degrees?


No

Does Mercer University offer Bachelor's degrees?


Yes

Does Mercer University offer Master's degrees?


Yes

Does Mercer University offer Doctoral degrees?


Yes

Mercer University graduation rate:


52.4%

Mercer University retention rate:


79%

Mercer University average high school GPA:


3.6

Mercer University average ACT score:


25

Mercer University average SAT score:


1179

Mercer University tuition cost (estimate):


$25,256



Financial Aid is available only to those who qualify.

Mercer University room & board cost (estimate):


$7,060

Is Mercer University a private college?


Yes

Is Mercer University a coed college?


Yes

Mercer University school calendar:


Semester

Is Mercer University a 2 year or 4 year college?


4 Years
Please Note: Length of programs pertain to finishing programs in normal time.

Mercer University enrollment:


7,300 Students

Percentage of applicants accepted to Mercer University


85%

Percentage of students at Mercer University receiving financial aid:


87%

Percentage of African American students:


26.3%

Percentage of Native American students:


0.4%

Percentage of Asian students:


3.4%

Percentage of Hispanic students:


1.5%

Percentage of Caucasian students:


61.7%

Percentage of students living on campus:


93%

Percentage of students living off campus:


7%



Other Activities Nearby:


Golf Courses in Macon


Data provided by Data-lists.com Universities and Colleges Database. Data last updated on 2007-10-19.

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