Mercer University
Office of Institutional Effectiveness - Institutional Research
Demographic Profile - Fall 2016

Final Enrollment - Enrollment as of end of the day November 8, 2016

College of Liberal Arts

Counts by career and college are duplicated
Dual degree students are counted in every career level and college for which
they have a valid enrollment, even if not registered in both enrollments for term


FTE is calculated as follows:
Full-Time Students - FTE=1.0
Part-Time Students - FTE=Credits Attempted/Full-Time Load Equivalent
Full-time load equivalent = 12 credits
  Headcount Credits FTE Full-Time Part-Time Female Male
Undergraduate 1,752 26,021 1,736.9 1718 34 1,108 644
Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity White 945 13,983 938.0 929 16 592 353
Black or African American 379 5,648 376.0 372 7 241 138
Asian 172 2,599 170.7 167 5 107 65
Hispanic/Latino 83 1,239 83.0 83 0 53 30
Two or more races 65 996 65.0 65 0 49 16
Race and Ethnicity Unknown 54 770 52.7 52 2 33 21
Nonresident Alien 44 671 44.0 44 0 27 17
American Indian or Alaska Native 6 60 4.0 3 3 4 2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4 55 3.6 3 1 2 2
Age <18 20 307 20.0 20 0 17 3
18-19 842 12,749 841.8 841 1 568 274
20-21 694 10,352 689.8 685 9 443 251
22-24 160 2,176 153.6 146 14 67 93
25-29 22 275 20.2 16 6 6 16
30-34 8 99 7.0 7 1 3 5
40-49 2 32 2.0 2 0 1 1
50-64 3 25 2.1 1 2 2 1
Over 64 1 6 .5 0 1 1 0
Religious Preference Unknown 540 8,066 536.1 530 10 341 199
Baptist 439 6,479 434.9 430 9 268 171
Roman Catholic 200 2,963 196.8 194 6 131 69
Methodist 146 2,143 145.8 145 1 104 42
Nondenominational 144 2,166 144.0 144 0 89 55
Hindu 59 875 58.0 56 3 36 23
Muslim 49 744 49.0 49 0 24 25
Presbyterian 38 583 38.0 38 0 24 14
Episcopal 29 430 28.0 28 1 22 7
Pentecostal 24 356 24.0 24 0 17 7
Lutheran 17 233 16.3 16 1 12 5
Church of Christ 17 245 17.0 17 0 8 9
Buddhist 10 160 10.0 10 0 8 2
Jewish 9 128 9.0 9 0 6 3
Orthodox 8 122 8.0 8 0 4 4
Christian 8 111 7.3 7 1 3 5
Evangelical 6 88 6.0 6 0 5 1
Seventh Day Adventist 2 33 2.0 2 0 2 0
Mormon 2 34 2.0 2 0 1 1
Jehovah Witnesses 2 29 2.0 2 0 2 0
Islam 1 10 .8 0 1 1 0
Church of God in Christ 1 12 1.0 1 0 0 1
Assembly of God 1 11 .9 0 1 0 1
State from Student Master Georgia 1,461 21,593 1,447.5 1429 32 911 550
Florida 73 1,107 72.3 72 1 53 20
North/NorthEast 38 567 37.0 37 1 28 10
Midwest 30 472 30.0 30 0 21 9
North Carolina 29 433 29.0 29 0 18 11
Tennessee 22 337 22.0 22 0 10 12
South Carolina 22 345 22.0 22 0 15 7
Outside US 20 300 20.0 20 0 9 11
West (Includes HI and AK) 19 297 19.0 19 0 16 3
S. Central (AR,MS,OK,TX) 15 223 15.0 15 0 11 4
Alabama 13 207 13.0 13 0 8 5
Virginia 6 84 6.0 6 0 4 2
Louisiana 2 29 2.0 2 0 2 0
Kentucky 2 27 2.0 2 0 2 0
11/10/2016