Mercer University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, masters, educational specialist, and doctorate degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Mercer University may be directed in writing to Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information on SACSCOC’s website (

The Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) program at Mercer University is Accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) Commission on Accreditation.  The program will have its next accreditation site visit in 2032.

Questions related to the program’s accreditation status should be directed to the American Psychological Association Commission on Accreditation:

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979 / E-mail:

Student Admissions, Outcomes, and Other Data (PDF)

2023-2024 Clinical Psychology Student Handbook (PDF)