An Accredited, Accelerated Nursing Program

Mercer University is accredited at both the university and nursing school levels — ensuring that your nursing education meets the strictest academic standards and prepares you for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN).

With our accredited, accelerated nursing program, you’ll graduate ready to make a difference as a skilled and compassionate registered nurse.

University Accreditation

Mercer University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, located at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097. To learn more about the Commission on Colleges and its accreditation process, please call (404) 679-4500 or visit

Nursing School Accreditation

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The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing practice program, and the post-graduate certificate programs at Mercer University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

State Approval

The ABSN program at Mercer University’s Georgia Baptist College of Nursing is approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing, located at 237 Coliseum Drive, Macon, GA 31217-3858, (478) 207-1640.

Contact us to learn more about Mercer’s accredited ABSN program.

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