Overview

Student Population
8,653
National Rank
#259
Mercer University overview
Location Macon, Georgia
Online mercer.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Mercer University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Macon, Georgia, Mercer University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,749 prospective students applied, and 3,479 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 890 enrolled in the school.  6,967 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,686 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $35,700 plus fees of $300. Mercer University is ranked 259 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Very High 
Mercer University overview
SAT 1240/1400
ACT 25/30
GPA 3.71
Applications Accepted
73.3% 
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Applications Due Jul 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$35,700
Costs for Mercer University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$300
Room and Board $11,315
Budget for Other Expenses$2,778
Total One Year Cost$51,293

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$57,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
60% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Mercer University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 21%
Business 17%
Education 12%
Human Services 8%
Biology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=140447 IPEDS survey data for Mercer University.