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 Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) program at Mercer University is Accredited, On Contingency by the American Psychological Association (APA) Commission on Accreditation.  The program will have this accreditation status until July 22, 2023. 


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: