Mercer University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Mercer University.  University SACS-COC accreditation is through 2025.

Note:  Inquiries to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges should relate only to the accreditation status of the institution and not to general admission information.  The Commission should be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to suCCNE logopport the University's significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.


The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, the Master of Science in Nursing program, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Georgia Baptist College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC  20001, (202) 887-6791; (   Accreditation is through June 30, 2027.

Georgia Baptist College of Nursing is approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing 237 Coliseum Drive, Macon, Georgia, 31217-3858, (478) 207-1640.  This approval is extended to the pre-licensure BSN degree program.