The school is known for being a fairly selective school. They receive about 5,000 applications each year. The acceptance rate is around 74 percent which equals about 3,730 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. However, when the semester starts, only about 890 or 24% of the applicants would have decided on Mercer University as their school of choice. Based on the application data, 39% of the applicants were men while 60% were women, however, after being accepted, only 55 percent of the women decided to study at Mercer University as compared to 44 percent of men who decided to enroll.

Students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Mercer University when filling out the application. Most often, accepted students have test scores in the range of 25 - 30 for ACT or 1,170 - 1,340 for SAT. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Mercer University’s undergraduate application fee is $50. To submit your application to Mercer University, you are required to have these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that students who are applying have Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
5,034
Male 1,998
Female 3,036

 

Acceptance
3,725
Male 1,478
Female 2,247

 

Enrollment Total
894
Male 399
Female 495


Acceptance Rate
74%
Male
74%
Female
74%

 

Yield
24%
Male
27%
Female
22%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$50


Graduate

$50



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Secondary school rank

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