Shorter College

North Little Rock, AR, USA

Founded by the African Methodist Episcopal Church, Shorter College is a Christian college in the Little Rock metro area and one of America’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities. As the only 2-year HBCU in the United States, Shorter grants five associate degrees rooted in liberal arts and Christian values. The college also holds weekly chapel services and attendance is required for every student. Outside of academia, Shorter hosts chapters of a number of national student organizations such as the National Association of Black Men United.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • African Methodist Episcopal
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 2 Year
Campus Setting City
In-State Students
5%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Associate's
Total Number of Students
446
Total Number of Undergrads
446
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
Student:Faculty Ratio
19:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$16,833
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$4,904
Out-of-State Tuition
$4,904
Students Receiving Financial Aid
70%
Average Aid Per Year
$5,207
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
52%
48%
Size of Town
City: Small
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After Graduation

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