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Mercer University

Macon, GA

Mercer University says, 'Mercer University's mission is to teach, to learn, to create, to discover, to inspire, to empower and to serve. In fulfilling this mission, the University supports undergraduate, graduate, and professional learning as well as basic research and its application in service to others.' [Source]

Website: http://www.mercer.edu/

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4,865
Undergraduate
Enrollment
52%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$37,808
Tuition & Fees
(annually)

13:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
5.7%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

NO

Foreign Language

NO

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

YES

Science

YES


Additional Information

Notably, Mercer offers an alternative general education track in the form of their Great Books Program, which gives students the option of completing their Core requirements through engagement with canonical literary, philosophical, and historical texts.


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Curriculum last evaluated: 6/10/2020

2018-19 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.