Mercer Next

It’s time for what’s next. And your time is now.

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You've Got Ambition and Drive. Up Next: Mercer.

Mercer Next provides a pathway for students from community colleges and technical schools to earn a bachelor’s degree at Mercer University after earning an associate degree. This opportunity to further your education brings you closer to achieving personal and professional success, advancing in your career, and maximizing your earning potential.

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Find your pathway to Mercer University.

Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG)

Students completing an associate degree from any TCSG school is provided the opportunity to seamlessly transition into one of our bachelor's degree programs. See our chart below to see how areas of study within TCSG could translate to a Mercer degree.

Wiregrass Georgia Technical College

Wiregrass students enrolled in eligible associate degree programs may pursue bachelor’s degrees from Mercer’s School of Engineering and College of Education in the areas of early childhood/special education, industrial management, and technical communication.

Gordon State College

After earning an associate degree from Gordon State College, students may transfer to Mercer’s College of Liberal Arts, School of Engineering, or College of Professional Advancement to complete a bachelor’s degree on the Macon campus, online, or at one of our regional academic centers in Douglas County or Henry County.

TCSG Program Translation:
What are my degree options at Mercer?

See how the areas of study within TCSG could translate to a bachelor’s degree at Mercer University.
Bachelor’s degree options include:

  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
  • Bachelor of Science in Education (B.S.Ed.)

Learn more about Mercer’s transfer credit policy, and use our Transfer Equivalency Estimator to get an estimate of how your previously earned credit hours may transfer to Mercer.

 

TCSG Associate Degree Mercer University Bachelor’s Degree
Accounting
Business Management
Culinary Arts
General Business
Healthcare Management
Marketing Management
Precision Manufacturing and Maintenance
Accounting, B.B.A.
General Business, B.B.A.
Human Resource Management, B.B.A.
Human Resources Administration and Development, B.S.
Management, B.B.A.
Marketing, B.B.A.
Organizational Leadership, B.S.
Business Technology
Computer Programming
Computer Support Specialist
Cybersecurity
Electronics Technology
Engineering Technology
Networking Specialist
Precision Manufacturing and Maintenance
Web Application Development
Health Informatics, B.S.
Informatics, B.S.
Information Technology and Informatics, B.S.
Software Application Development and Human-Computer Interaction, B.S.
Criminal Justice
Forensic Science Technology
Paralegal Studies
Criminal Justice Leadership, B.S.
Early Childhood Care and Education Early Childhood/Special Education, B.S.Ed.
Early Learning and Development, B.S.Ed.
Middle Grades Education, B.S.Ed.
Film Technology Communication, B.A.
History – Liberal Studies, B.A.
Literature – Liberal Studies, B.A.
Liberal Studies, B.A.
Organizational Communication – Communication, B.A.
Public Relations – Communication, B.A.
Religious Studies – Liberal Studies, B.A.
Self-Designed Major – Liberal Studies, B.A.
Writing – Liberal Studies, B.A.
Fire Science Technology
Paramedicine
Homeland Security and Emergency Management, B.S.
Human Resources Administration and Development, B.S.
Organizational Leadership, B.S.
Business Healthcare Technology
Clinical Laboratory Technology
Dental Hygiene
Healthcare Management
Health Information Management Technology
Paramedicine
Pharmacy Technology
Radiologic Technology
Registered Nursing
Healthcare Leadership, B.S.
Health Informatics, B.S.
Informatics, B.S.
Information Technology and Informatics, B.S.
Software Application Development and Human-Computer Interaction, B.S.
Pre-Nursing (Non-degree program: This program allows individuals to complete required prerequisite courses needed to apply to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.)
Pre-Pharmacy (Non-degree program: This program allows individuals to complete required prerequisite courses needed to apply to a Doctor of Pharmacy program.)
Psychology Psychology, B.S.
Rehabilitation Services
Social Work Assistant
Family Services – Human Services, B.S.
Gerontology – Human Services, B.S.
Human Services, B.S.
Mental Health – Human Services, B.S.
Social Services – Human Services, B.S.
Substance Abuse – Human Services, B.S.

 

Don’t see your program listed in the chart above? Contact our Mercer Next team to talk through your options and chart your pathway toward earning your bachelor’s degree at Mercer.

Getting Started:
It’s time for what’s next. And your time is now.

Now that you know a little more about Mercer Next, let’s map out your pathway to becoming a Mercer Bear. Get the conversation started with our team members. Contact us at 678.547.6500 or MercerNext@mercer.edu.