Mercer University Graduate Program Reviews

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(4.21 out of 5.0)
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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC, + 3 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB and CEPH
  • Campus Setting: City: Midsize
  • Student Population: 8,615 (4,706 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 29% part-time, 71% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $14,670
Source: NCES

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3.92 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2015

Mercer University is a great, challenging school at all levels of education. The Atlanta campus can pose challenges if you do not have your own car, but other than that, the pros of attending outweigh the cons. The quality of education and experiences offered cannot be matched. The faculty and staff work hard to make your school experience and career afterwards a wonderful time.
4.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Theology
Graduation Year: 2015

McAfee School of Theology develops the whole person to be fit for ministry and service in the world. Faculty are not only interested in teaching, but mentoring and assisting students in their career hunt and spiritual journey. McAfee has a commitment to eliminating debt from seminaries and is taking active steps towards continually diversifying its student body and faculty. It is a wonderful place to learn and grow. Students are not too competitive and there is plenty of time to create community, despite the rigorous curriculum!
4.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2014

Mercer's Clinical Mental Health program has allowed me to continue to work while receiving my education. The staff has opened my eyes to many valuable tools that are waiting inside of me and I cannot wait to use them once in the field.
4.5 out of 5.0
Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2014

I feel the value of this program will prepare you to exceed in your career and is is of very high quality.
3.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2014

One on one learning environment. The faculty truly wants you to succeed. Con: expense of school
3.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Pharmacy
Graduation Year: 2016

The vital part of Mercer University's Pharmacy program is the academic competitiveness. Mercer is highly regarded nationally as one of the top pharmacy schools .The program is very tough, thorough and challenging which helps prepare the students for their career in pharmacy. The deficiency of this program is the high tuition cost with very little scholarship or financial aid to assist the students. I am constantly worried about the tremendous amount of loans with accumulating interest that I will have to pay back once I graduate.
3.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2018

Pros: Faculty are accessible and very interested in making the students be a sucess in the field. Cons: Limited financial aid available.
4.92 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2014

The MBA program is a great one, structured and challenging.
4.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Pharmacy
Graduation Year: 2017

The pharmacy graduate program at Mercer are the quality of education and values that you will receive. The first time I stepped onto Mercer's campus, I immediately felt at home and surrounded by family. The staff is incredibly helpful and supportive and the school websites are very detailed and full of information. This grad program may be that Mercer is a private college, therefore the cost of tuition and expenses are higher than some of the competing schools. However, based on the quality of education I have discovered that Mercer is ranked as one of the top schools for pharmaceutics in the nation.
3.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Mechanical Engineering
Graduation Year: 2014

pros: small school, more attention, a lot of group work cons: not much breadth (limited class offerings), limited choices, few in graduate class
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