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Mercer University (Macon, GA)


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Mercer University is ranked 65 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Private Colleges and is ranked 227 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 56%
Applicants who took ACT 43%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+10%
600-69934%
600+44%

SAT Math Score

700+7%
600-69943%
600+50%

ACT Score

30-3624%
24-2960%
24+84%

Students applied4,375
Students admitted2,919
Admission rate67%

Students per faculty13

4-year graduation rate50%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$34,150
Fees$300
Room and board$11,460
Estimated book expense$1,200
Total cost$47,110

Cost after need-based aid$23,067
Cost after non-need-based aid$27,965

Average debt at graduation$30,018

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$46,600

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met82%
Average need-based aid$24,043
Average non-need-based aid$19,145

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment2,747

Full-Time

Men1,365
Women1,312

Part-Time

Men42
Women28

Freshmen retained80%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Undergraduate Database. (© 2015 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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