Explore international student trends at Mercer University to discover how Mercer stacks up to the competition when it comes to serving students from outside the United States.
Overall, Mercer is among the top schools for students from outside the United States. They are ranked 145th out of 1,209 in our Overall Best Value U.S. Colleges & Universities for International Students.
The presence of international students on campus means a greater diversity of options, perspectives and knowledge to add to the diversity of thought on campus. As the economy becomes more global in scope, interaction with students from all different countries becomes an important part of higher education.
An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2018 as many as 1,064,586 international students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this diverse international pool, Mercer was home to approximately 253 international students.
College Factual ranks Mercer as 693rd out of a total 1,288 colleges and universities for popularity with international students.
Mercer University reports having a total of 253 international students on campus, 117 of whom are undergraduates. This is out of a total of 8,653 students, 4,747 of whom are undergraduates.
Mercer suggests that international students make up about 2.9% of the student body.
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Over the last several years the total international population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 14.6%. Vietnam is the largest contributor to this growth, with an estimated total of 18 students.
The chart below shows how the total number of international students at Mercer has grown over the past several years.
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College Factual ranks Mercer as 369th out of 1,240 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to international students.
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College Factual ranks Mercer as 145th out of a total 1,209 colleges and universities for providing value to international students.
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The most popular degrees at Mercer with international students are Mechanical Engineering, Business Administration & Management, and Health/Medical Prep Programs.
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|Country||Popularity Ranking||Quality Ranking||Value Ranking|
|United Arab Emirates||173||N/A||N/A|
The fact that Mercer University has a medium sized community of international students is positive. It is likely the school has invested in International Student Services as well as clubs, groups, and associations.
Mercer University costs approximately USD 39,773 for international students to attend. College Factual ranks the value of this school for international students as 145th out of 1,209
Learn more about out-of-state tuition at Mercer University.
There are approximately 253 international students at Mercer; they make up 2.9% of all total students.
Out-of-state tuition at Mercer is USD 24,480 per year. This does not include room and board or additional student fees that may add to your costs. Go to the Mercer tuition & fees page for more information, and contact the school for details.
Contact the school to see what kind of scholarships, grants, financial aid or loans may be available to you as an international student.
Some schools set aside on-campus jobs for international students to help them defray costs. Check in early to apply to these jobs as they may go quickly.
Contact the school to see what kind of student services, associations, clubs, and groups are open to you as an international student.