Tuition and Aid

A smart investment

At Mercer we understand that pursuing your MBA is a big decision for your career and future, which is why we do everything we can to help you along the way.

Choosing to enroll in a graduate business program is a significant investment, and you can be confident that a Mercer education provides a high return and prepares you for career success.

2022-2023 Tuition Rates

Tuition Rates Facilities/Tech Fees
Per Credit Hour: $826 1-8 Hours – $17.00/hour
Per 3 Hours: $2,478 9-99 Hours – $150/semester
Per 6 Hours: $4,956
Per 9 Hours: $7,434

Additional fees vary per program, and may include costs for books, transportation, housing, proctoring fees (online classes).

View current tuition rates for the School of Theology.

Financial Planning

Federal Aid
Mercer University students who are U.S. citizens and permanent residents may be eligible for federal loans through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

How do I get started?

Outside Loans
Domestic students requiring need-based financial assistance are encouraged to apply for available need-based federal loans before applying for private education loans. International students with U.S. co-signers may choose to pursue loans through a private lender. Learn More

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Office of Student Financial Planning

Our Office of Student Financial Planning is open five days per week, and virtual walk-ins are always welcome. Schedule an appointment or contact Financial Planning to get started.

Mercer and the Military

Like you, we're here to serve.

We provide military-connected prospective students with a wide range of educational benefits that make it easier to earn a degree and advance their careers.

Partnerships and Pathways

Mercer University partners with a variety of employers, businesses, and organizations to provide educational opportunities for employees.

Enterprise Learning Partnerships

Through Enterprise Learning Partnerships, Mercer provides affordable opportunities for employees of partner organizations to enroll in an employer-approved program of study at Mercer University.


Mercer partners with EdAssist, a national tuition assistance network, that connects organizations with education providers to meet key business goals. If your organization uses EdAssist, contact the Office of Admissions to see if you qualify for a tuition benefit.

Mercer’s Office of the Bursar offers online payment plans to spread out payment of direct charges over multiple months.

  • Log into your MyMercer student portal
  • Choose the Pay and Manage My Account link under My Finances
  • Select Set Up a Payment Plan and follow the instructions on the screen

View step-by-step instructions on setting up the payment plan here.