Back to Results
Mercer University

Tift College of Education (Macon)

Macon, GA

Interested?

Interested in Tift College of Education (Macon)? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Get More Info
Mercer University

Overview

Mercer University / Tift College of Education (Macon) is located in Macon, GA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Specialist in Education (Ed S) Early childhood education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Curriculum and instruction
Specialist in Education (Ed S) Educational leadership P-12
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Secondary education STEM
Master of Education (M Ed) Educational leadership P-12
Master of Education (M Ed) Early childhood education
Master of Education (M Ed) Higher education leadership
Specialist in Education (Ed S) Teacher leadership
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Educational leadership Higher education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Educational leadership P-12
Master of Education (M Ed) Independent and charter school leadership

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 22
Doctoral Degrees 17

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE or MAT
Research project report
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

35
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline August 1st August 1st No
Spring deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE or MAT
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.5; interview; writing sample; 3 recommendations
Additional Entrance Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.5 (for teacher leadership), 3.0 (for educational leadership)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards May 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

84
Total Graduate Students
60%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
39%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.38%
Black or African American 52.38%
White or Caucasian 34%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.38%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.19%
Unknown 5.95%

Gender

Male (34%)
Female (65%)

Faculty

14
Total faculty
Full-time - 13
Part-time - 1
Male (6)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Teacher effectiveness, specific learning disabilities, inclusion
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1501 Mercer University Drive
Macon, GA  31207
United States
Contact Dr. Scott Davis
Dean
Email: davis_ds@mercer.edu
Phone: 478-301-2110
Fax: 478-301-5576