Mercer University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral degrees.


The Mercer Public Health programs are accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), 1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 220, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910; telephone 220.789.1050;


We offer programs in Atlanta and Macon, Georgia and online. We offer undergraduate (BSPH; Macon), graduate (MPH; Atlanta and online), and combined (DPT/MPH, MMSc/MPH, PsyD/MPH, PharmD/MPH; Atlanta) degree programs.


The CEPH accreditation term for the Mercer University public health undergraduate and master’s programs extends until December 31, 2026.  To request a copy of the official accreditation report and/or the final self-study report, please contact Dr. Nannette Turner, Chair of the Department of Public Health at or 678.547.6492.


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