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Mercer To Host GMAT Preparation Course at Atlanta Campus

January 18, 2008

Media Contact:
Mark Vanderhoek
(478) 301-4037 or (800) 837-2911

Course Contact:
Angie Macon
(678) 547-6501

ATLANTA — Beginning on Feb. 26 Mercer University will offer a preparation course for the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT). A program of Mercer’s College of Continuing and Professional Studies, the course will be offered on Mercer’s Cecil B. Day Campus in Atlanta on Tuesdays from 5:30 - 9:30 p.m. between Feb. 26 and April 8.

Preregistration is required for this course. The deadline is Feb. 19. The cost is $425, and includes textbook and materials. Mercer University alumni, faculty, staff and students will receive a 20 percent discount. For more information or to register, contact Angie Macon at (678) 547-6501 or

Taught by a test prep professional, the courses are designed to help individuals achieve the highest possible score on the GMAT.

The GMAT math topics to be covered include all the basics of arithmetic, algebra and geometry as well as review the best methods to answer the multiple choice and data sufficiency questions on the GMAT.  Early classes will focus on diagnosing your strengths and weaknesses, and later classes, besides giving a review of all required math, will provide participants with the best tips to help them score their highest.

The verbal portion of the class will give participants a thorough review of all the verbal sections on the test, including sentence correction, reading comprehension and critical reasoning. 

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; two teaching hospitals — Memorial Health University Medical Center and the Medical Center of Central Georgia; educational partnerships 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
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