Mercer University

Macon, GA
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Mercer University Review

Macon, GA, 1501 Mercer University Drive
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Career Preparation A
Students and Culture A-
Facilities A
Activities and Groups A+
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Mercer University is a medium sized, private, four-year university enrolling 8,600 students and offering 116 degrees in Macon, GA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Mercer University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Healthcare
567 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Clinical Nurse Specialist
4
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
31
International Public Health/international Health
9
Medicine
93
Nursing Education
3
Nursing Practice
0
Nursing Science
5
Pharmaceutical Sciences
6
Pharmacy
146
Physical Therapy/therapist
32
Physician Assistant
49
Pre-Medicine/pre-Medical Studies
9
Public Health
43
Registered Nurse
137
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Education and Liberal Arts
492 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
5
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
14
1
Creative Writing
1
Curriculum and Instruction
20
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
6
Education
13
Educational Leadership and Administration
34
21
24
Elementary Education and Teaching
88
100
21
English Language and Literature
16
French Language and Literature
4
General Studies
2
German Language and Literature
1
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
12
13
Latin Language and Literature
3
Liberal Arts
43
Music Teacher Education
3
Reading Teacher Education
6
Secondary Education and Teaching
7
Spanish Language and Literature
20
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
14
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
392 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
22
34
Business Administration, Management and Operations
14
4
Commerce
61
180
Economics
8
Finance
15
Human Resources Development
7
International Business
4
15
Marketing/marketing Management
28
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Human and Social Sciences
367 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
1
Anthropology
1
Christian Studies
2
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
1
Community Organization and Advocacy
1
Counseling Psychology
82
3
Divinity/ministry
42
4
History
6
Human Services
64
4
International Relations and Affairs
7
Marriage and Family Therapy/counseling
37
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
26
28
Philosophy
8
Political Science
12
Psychology
31
Regional Studies (U.s., Canadian, Foreign)
0
Religious/sacred Music
0
Social Sciences
3
Sociology
3
Women's Studies
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Legal and Law
188 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Law Enforcement Administration
42
5
Criminal Justice
15
Criminology
5
Law
116
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies
3
Legal Studies
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Engineering
157 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
5
Biomedical Sciences
32
Computer Engineering
4
Computer Software Engineering
17
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
10
Engineering
64
Engineering
15
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
4
Environmental Science
0
Environmental Studies
0
Mechanical Engineering
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Mathematics and Science
125 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
17
Biology
66
Chemistry
9
Environmental Biology
0
Informatics
17
Mathematics
7
Physics
0
Technical and Scientific Communication
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Art and Design
20 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Conducting
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
3
Graphic Design
2
Keyboard Instruments
0
Music
4
Music Performance
6
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Computer Technology
18 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
2
Computer Science
6
Computer Software and Media Applications
4
Information Science/studies
5
Management Information Systems
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Communication and Media
8 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
4
Mass Communication
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Mercer University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration, Management and Operations
Computer Software and Media Applications
Computer Software Engineering
Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice
Education
Elementary Education and Teaching
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Specialized institution accreditations:
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Law (LAW) - Professional schools
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels Council on Education for Public Health Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health Liaison Committee on Medical Education Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Early Childhood Education, Class of 1985

observations, working with small groups, student teaching

Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.S. Criminal Justice , Class of 2012

Job fairs, job counseling, alumni associations

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Early Childhood Education, Class of 1985

Mostly white, middle to upper class

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
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Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Early Childhood Education, Class of 1985

library, dorms, dining halls, quad, 2 gyms, baseball, soccer and football fields, student apartments, fraternities and sororities, intramural sports

Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Activities and Groups
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