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Mills Accepted into Guaranteed Admissions Program

Georgia Military College Prep School senior Rudy Mills is one of only ten incoming freshmen accepted into the Guaranteed Admissions Program for Mercer University’s School of Medicine.

According to the Mercer website, requirements for this special program include, but are not limited to:
• A score of at least 1350 (math, verbal) on the SAT, or a 30 on the ACT, and a high school GPA of 3.70 or higher on a 4-point scale;
• Letters of recommendation;
• All undergraduate course work must be completed at Mercer University;
• Participating students must maintain a Mercer GPA of 3.50 or higher;
• Students must score 28 or higher on the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) before the end of the last year of their undergraduate program, with a score in the verbal component of a least a 9.

Mills said he went through an extensive application process and eleven interviews with Mercer School of Medicine to qualify for this prestigious honor. Mills was previously awarded Mercer’s Presidential Scholarship, a full-tuition, four-year scholarship with a value of over $120,000. His parents are Sherrie and Taron Durden of Gray, Georgia.