GAP Business

Special Consideration Program for Business

Mercer University’s Stetson School of Business and Economics Special Consideration Program provides students with the opportunity to transition seamlessly into a graduate business degrees. Qualified students admitted through the Special Consideration Program to a business graduate program are eligible for a 30% tuition discount and a waiver of the GMAT exam requirement. IIf you have additional questions, contact the Office of Admissions at business.admissions@mercer.edu or 678.547.6300.

Eligibility Criteria to Apply to the Special Consideration Program as Business Undergraduate Student

Mercer University's Stetson School of Business and Economics Special Consideration Program may be granted to students completing a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree or a Business Minor at Mercer University within two years of the completion of the Bachelor’s degree. To be considered for the Special Consideration Program, applicants must meet the following conditions:

  • All BBA degree requirements have been met, and
    • Minimum of 30 semester hours of undergraduate coursework completed at Mercer Business, and
    • 32 semester hours completed at Mercer.
  • Overall 3.0 grade point average (GPA) at Mercer
  • 3.0 GPA for business core curriculum courses
  • Earned grade C or better in ALL business courses taken at Mercer
  • 3.0 GPA in the Business Minor (in addition to an overall 3.0 GPA at Mercer)

GPA requirements must be maintained through graduation to qualify.

Eligibility Criteria to Apply to the Special Consideration Program as Non-Business Undergraduate Student 

Special Consideration to Mercer MBA programs may be granted to students completing a non-business undergraduate degree at Mercer University. To be considered for the Special Consideration Program, a non-business degree student must meet the following conditions:

  • All undergraduate degree requirements have been met, and
    • Minimum 32 semester hours completed at Mercer.
  • Completed minimum math and statistics courses, including
    • At least Mat 126, and
    • Completed Mat 191 or Mat 141.
  • Overall 3.0 GPA at Mercer
  • 3.0 GPA for business core curriculum courses (if applicable)
  • 3.0 GPA for major courses at Mercer
  • Earned grade C or better in ALL business, math, and major courses taken at Mercer

GPA requirements must be maintained through graduation to quality.