Mercer University - Be the Bear

About Mercer

Degrees & Programs

College of Liberal Arts

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Science

  • Africana Studies
  • Anthropology*
  • Art
  • Biology
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Christianity
  • Classical Foreign Languages -
    Latin, Greek
  • Classical Studies
  • Communication Studies
  • Computational Science
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice*
  • Economics
  • English (Literature or Creative Writing)
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Studies and Policy
  • Global Health Studies
  • Health Physics*
  • History
  • Information Science & Technology
  • International Affairs
  • Journalism
  • Mathematics
  • Media Studies
  • Medical Technology
  • Military Science*
  • Modern Foreign Languages -
    French, German, Spanish
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
  • Photography*
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Sociology
  • Southern Studies
  • Theatre
  • Women’s & Gender Studies

* Minor Only


School of Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Engineering
Specializations —
  • Biomedical
  • Computer
  • Electrical
  • Environmental
  • Industrial
  • Mechanical
Bachelor of Science
  • Industrial Management
  • Technical Communication

Master of Science in Engineering

    • Biomedical Engineering
    • Computer Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Engineering Management
    • Environmental Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Software Engineering

Master of Science

    • Environmental Systems
    • Software Systems
    • Technical Communication Management
    • Technical Management


Tift College of Education

Bachelor of Science in Education
  • Early Care and Education
  • Early Childhood Education/Special Education
  • Holistic Child (leads to certification in Early Childhood, Interrelated Special Education, & English to Speakers of Other Languages)
  • Middle Level Education (4-8)
    • Language Arts
    • Mathematics
    • Science
    • Social Studies
Secondary Certification (7-12)
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • History
  • Broad Field Social Studies
  • Broad Field Science
Multi-Level Certification (P-12)
  • Foreign Language

Master of Arts in Teaching

Master of Education

    • Early Childhood Education
    • Education Leadership
    • The Collaborative Educator
    • Middle Grades Education
    • Secondary Education
    • Holistic Educator
    • Reading

Specialist in Education

    • Early Childhood Education
    • Middle Grades Education
    • Teacher Leadership

PhD in Educational Leadership

PhD in Curriculum and Instruction


Eugene W. Stetson School
of Business & Economics

Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Accounting
  • Administration
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Sports Management

Master of Accountancy (MAcc)

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

BBA/MBA (Combined Degree Program)

BBA/MAcc (Combined Degree Program)

MBA/MAcc (Combined Degree Program)

Executive Master of Business Administration

Professional Master of Business Administration


Walter F. George School of Law

Juris Doctor

Juris Doctorate/Master of Business Administration


School of Medicine

Doctor of Medicine

Master in Family Services

Master in Family Therapy

Master of Public Health

Master of Science in Anesthesia

PhD in Clinical Medical Psychology

Certificate in Marriage & Family Therapy


College of Pharmacy and
Health Sciences (Atlanta)

Master of Medical Science, Physician Assistant

Doctor of Pharmacy

Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Doctor of Pharmacy/Master of Business Administration

Doctor of Pharmacy/Doctor of Philosophy


Georgia Baptist College of Nursing (Atlanta)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Master of Science in Nursing

  • Nursing Education
  • Acute/Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist

PhD in Nursing

Doctor of Nursing Practice


James & Carolyn McAfee
School of Theology (Atlanta)

Master of Divinity

Doctor of Ministry

Master of Divinity/Master of Business Administration

Master of Divinity/Master of Science in Counseling

Master of Divinity with a
Concentration in Church Music

Master of Divinity/Master of Science
in Organizational Leadership


College of Continuing
and Professional Studies

Bachelor of Science in Social Science

    • Public Safety
    • Human Services

Bachelor of Liberal Studies

    • Individualized Major

Bachelor of Applied Studies
in Organization Leadership

Bachelor of Applied Science in Human Resource Administration and Development

Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Master of Science in School Counseling

Master of Science in Public Safety Leadership

Master of Divinity/Master of Science
in Organizational Leadership

Master of Divinity/Master of Science
in Pastoral Care and Counseling

PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision


Townsend School of Music

Bachelor of Arts in Music

Bachelor of Music Education

Bachelor of Music Performance

Master of Music in Performance

Master of Music in Choral Conducting

Master of Music in Church Music


Pre-Professional Programs

  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Pre-Law
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Nursing
  • Pre-Pharmacy
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Physician Assistant
  • Pre-Theology
  • Pre-Veterinary Medicine