Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Mercer University means doing school work when it's convenient for you. Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who work full-time.
Mercer Online Degree Options
Mercer University offers 2 different online degrees.
In the 2015 - 2016 school year, 73 students graduated from Mercer with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2015 - 2016 Graduates|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||32|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Mercer University?
Of the 8,600 students currently enrolled at Mercer University, about 17.5% (1,508) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 487 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 464 live in Georgia, 486 live in the U.S.A. and 1 live outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 53.0% of the Mercer University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate degree seekers (18.3%) take at least one class online.
Of the 834 who take at least one online course, the minority (26.0%) take all their courses online.
The 217 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 1.3% of the Mercer University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (17.1%) take at least one class online.
Of the 19 who take at least one online course, the minority (26.3%) take all their courses online.
The 5 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 45.7% of the Mercer University student body.|
A small minority of graduate students (16.7%) take at least one class online.
Of the 655 who take at least one online course, about half (40.5%) take all their courses online.
The 265 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Mercer University.