Shorter University

Rome, GA, USA
3.41 Average Rating

Shorter University is a private liberal arts institution associated with the Georgia Baptist Convention. The main campus is located in Rome, GA, and there is a satellite campus in Atlanta. Business administration and management, liberal arts and humanities, and sport and fitness management are among the most popular fields of study. The school provides prayer groups, Bible Studies, Weekly Worship service, mission trips, and community ministries for all students.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Baptist
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
71%
Out of State Students
27%
0
100
53%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 20
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 969
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,520
Total Number of Undergrads
1,403
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
30%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
40%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
14:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$18,557
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$22,370
Out-of-State Tuition
$22,370
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$15,046
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
30
Size of Town
City: Small
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Atlanta
Chattanooga
Athens
Nashville
New York
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$43,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.41 Average Rating
Shorter has a low teacher to student ratio which is great for building relationships with teachers. The students at Shorter are friendly and the campus has a great atmosphere in general. Shorter's faculty definitely makes Shorter a great school.
Thomas from Dallas, GA
Shorter University is a very nice institution. I love the atmosphere here and love staying in campus. Shorter has great teachers that could teach very well.
Edwin from Duluth, GA

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