48 months
38746 USD/year
38746 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Mercer University’s Biology program will equip you for real-world careers through hands-on coursework, laboratory projects, and learning outside the classroom.


Key facts

Our faculty will challenge you to broaden your horizon and empower your academic passions in areas such as:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Ecology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Neurobiology

Designed for motivated students

The Biology major at Mercer University challenges students to pursue their curiosities and provides avenues for students to discover their academic passions. We offer undergraduates numerous opportunities to conduct independent research projects led by faculty mentors. This strong education background empowers students to successfully reach the next phase of their life, whether it’s pursuing professional or graduate school or entering into a career in biological sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Elements of Microbiology 
  • General Concepts of Biology 
  • Special Introductory Topics in Biology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Biology for Biomedical Engineers 
  • Biology
  • Current Issues in Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application: Mercer University offers two ways to apply for admission: The Common Application or the Mercer Application.
  • Standardized Test Scores: Submit your official SAT score(s) and/or ACT score(s), if your native language or language of instruction is English. Submit an official TOEFL score of at least 80 or an IELTS score of at least 6.5, if your native language or language of instruction is not English.
  • Official School Transcript(s): Ask your school counselor to send us your official secondary school report(s) or high school transcript(s), translated in English. Upon admission, submit a course-by-course evaluation of transcript(s), including Grade Point Average, translated in English by World Education Services (WES) or Josef Silny & Associates.
  • Letter of Recommendation: We want to hear from one of your high school teachers or counselors about your work ethic, school engagement, academic achievement, and more, translated in English

Tuition Fee

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    38746 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38746 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Macon

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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