Mercer University Men's Cross Country

Summary

  • Top 50% in men's cross country in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 26% in men's cross country in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 30% in men's cross country in Division I for SAT score
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Meet Marcus

Director of Special Projects

Marcus is a six-time world medalist, three-time world champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist from Philadelphia. He holds a B.A. from Temple University and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco. He has worked at Sparks since 2010. As a rowing coxswain, he is intimately acquainted with the recruiting and training issues around specialized sport positions.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
4,667
Tuition:
$49,393
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$20,301
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
61%
Transfer Out Rate:
30%
% Students on Campus:
69%
% Students from out of State:
19%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
27
SAT Midpoint:
1190
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 0
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign) 0
Women's Studies 1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 15
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 66
Environmental Biology 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 20
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 13
Business/Commerce, General 57
Finance, General 12
Human Resources Development 7
International Business/Trade/Commerce 4
Management Information Systems, General 1
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 28
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 4
Mass Communication/Media Studies 4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 11
Technical and Scientific Communication 9
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, Other 2
Computer Science 6
Informatics 17
Information Science/Studies 5
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 6
Elementary Education and Teaching 88
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 12
Music Teacher Education 3
Engineering
Engineering, General 64
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 1
English Language and Literature, General 16
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
French Language and Literature 1
German Language and Literature 0
Latin Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 16
Health Professions and Related Programs
International Public Health/International Health 9
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 9
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 137
History
History, General 5
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 42
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 15
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Studies, General 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 43
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 7
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 26
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 0
Environmental Studies 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Christian Studies 2
Philosophy 5
Philosophy, Other 1
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 7
Chemistry, Other 2
Physics, General 0
Psychology
Psychology, General 30
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Community Organization and Advocacy 0
Human Services, General 64
Social Sciences
Anthropology 1
Criminology 3
Economics, General 7
International Relations and Affairs 4
Political Science and Government, General 10
Social Sciences, General 3
Sociology 3
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 4
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 1
Graphic Design 2
Music Performance, General 6
Music, General 4

Mercer University Women's Cross Country

Summary

  • Top 68% in women's cross country in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 25% in women's cross country in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 29% in women's cross country in Division I for SAT score
Get Cross Country College Counseling

Meet Marcus

Director of Special Projects

Marcus is a six-time world medalist, three-time world champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist from Philadelphia. He holds a B.A. from Temple University and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco. He has worked at Sparks since 2010. As a rowing coxswain, he is intimately acquainted with the recruiting and training issues around specialized sport positions.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
4,667
Tuition:
$49,393
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$20,301
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
61%
Transfer Out Rate:
30%
% Students on Campus:
69%
% Students from out of State:
19%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
27
SAT Midpoint:
1190
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 0
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign) 0
Women's Studies 1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 15
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 66
Environmental Biology 0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 20
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 13
Business/Commerce, General 57
Finance, General 12
Human Resources Development 7
International Business/Trade/Commerce 4
Management Information Systems, General 1
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 28
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Journalism 4
Mass Communication/Media Studies 4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 11
Technical and Scientific Communication 9
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, Other 2
Computer Science 6
Informatics 17
Information Science/Studies 5
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 6
Elementary Education and Teaching 88
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 12
Music Teacher Education 3
Engineering
Engineering, General 64
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 1
English Language and Literature, General 16
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
French Language and Literature 1
German Language and Literature 0
Latin Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 16
Health Professions and Related Programs
International Public Health/International Health 9
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 9
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 137
History
History, General 5
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 42
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 15
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Studies, General 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 43
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 7
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 26
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 0
Environmental Studies 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Christian Studies 2
Philosophy 5
Philosophy, Other 1
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 7
Chemistry, Other 2
Physics, General 0
Psychology
Psychology, General 30
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Community Organization and Advocacy 0
Human Services, General 64
Social Sciences
Anthropology 1
Criminology 3
Economics, General 7
International Relations and Affairs 4
Political Science and Government, General 10
Social Sciences, General 3
Sociology 3
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 4
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 1
Graphic Design 2
Music Performance, General 6
Music, General 4

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