The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Mercer University is a Private (not-for-profit) and Citadel is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Mercer University has more expensive tuition & fees ($37,808) than Citadel ($35,876).
  • It is harder to admit to Mercer University than Citadel.
  • Mercer University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,255) than Citadel (1,140).
  • Mercer University has higher submitted ACT score (28) than Citadel (23).
  • Mercer University has more students with 8,740 students while Citadel has 3,763 students.
  • Mercer University has more full-time faculties with 432 faculties while Citadel has 210 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Mercer University and Citadel Military College of South Carolina.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Mercer UniversityCitadel
Mercer Universityvs.Citadel
Macon, GeorgiaLocationCharleston, South Carolina
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedMaster's degree
Doctoral/Research UniversityCarnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
$37,808Tuition & Fees
In-State$12,620
Out-Of-State$35,876
91% ($22,228)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)65% ($11,878)
$22,228Average Amount of Financial Aid$11,878
73.26 %Acceptance Rates81.07 %
25.58 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)32.07 %
1,255SAT Score1,140
28ACT Score23
66 %Graduation Rate74 %
28 %Transfer-out Rate18 %
89 %Retention Rate84 %
8,740Student Population3,763
432Number of Faculties210
13 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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