Mercer Degree Program Equips Adults to Lead
October 26, 2006

Event Contacts:
Lorrie Davis 
(678) 547-6453
 
Admissions Office:
(877) 840-8599
 
Media Contact:
Mark Vanderhoek
(478) 301-4037 or (800) 837-2911

ATLANTA — Mercer University will hold a free information session, beginning at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, Nov. 4, for individuals with two years of college who are interested in completing their bachelor’s degree. Academic advisors, professors and admissions counselors will be available to discuss the program in detail. The information session will be held in the Trustees Dining Room at Mercer’s Atlanta Campus, 3001 Mercer University Drive, located just off Interstate 85 inside the northeast perimeter.
 
A 16-month degree-completion program, Organization Leadership has an interdisciplinary focus, leading to a bachelor’s degree. The curriculum provides a practical, real-world approach to administration, emphasizing leadership, interpersonal relations, and implementation of change in a global environment.
 
The program is designed for mid-career adults who already have two years of college credit and are seeking leadership roles and career advancement in private or public sector organizations. Classes meet each Saturday on Mercer’s Atlanta campus, beginning in January.  Students matriculate in cohorts, moving through the program with their classmates, allowing them to build a sense of teamwork and camaraderie.
 
For more information on the program or to register for the information session, contact Lorrie Davis at davis_le@mercer.edu, (678) 547-6453 or the Admissions Office at (877) 840-8599.
 
About Mercer University:
Founded in 1833, Mercer University is a dynamic and comprehensive center of undergraduate, graduate and professional education. The University has 7,300 students; 11 schools and colleges – liberal arts, law, pharmacy, medicine, business, engineering, education, theology, music, nursing and continuing and professional studies; major campuses in Macon and Atlanta; four regional academic centers across the state; a university press; teaching hospitals in Macon and Savannah; an educational partnership with Warner Robins Air Logistics Center in Warner Robins and Piedmont Healthcare in Atlanta; an engineering research center in Warner Robins; a performing arts center in Macon; and a NCAA Division I athletic program. For more information, visit
www.mercer.edu.

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