Mercer University: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick overview of Mercer University general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Mercer University admission criteria are somewhat competitive - in 2015/16 the college accepted 67% of the applicants.

The college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

Mercer University generally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$50
Mercer University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Mercer University is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is also 50 dollars.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Aptitude Test is usual stage of the application procedure. 52% of applicants at Mercer University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 530 to 670 on Critical Reading, from 540 to 680 on Math, and from 510 to 650 on Writing. Hence if you got a score above 630 in SAT Critical Reading, 640 in SAT Math, and 610 in SAT Writing, this should make you safe for being admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
490
600
630

SAT Math
500
610
640

SAT Writing
470
580
610

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a typical element of the application at Mercer University. 47 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 23 to 31 on Composite, from 24 to 33 on English, and from 23 to 29 on Math. Judging from these numbers, if you got a score above 29 in ACT Composite, 31 in ACT English, and 28 in ACT Math - this should make you safe for being admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
21
27
29

ACT English
22
29
31

ACT Math
21
26
28

Contact Admissions

Phone
(478)
301-2700
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Mercer University, please contact this school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (478) 301-2700 or check Mercer University Website

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