Accreditation and Outcomes

Mercer University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award Bachelor's, Master's, Educational Specialist, and Doctoral degrees. 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 Master of Athletic Training program at Mercer University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE; 2001 K Street NW, 3rd Floor North, Washington, DC 20006;  phone: 512.733.9700;  email:  Our program's accreditation status of "Active - in good standing" is effective through 2024-2025.