School Overview

Shorter University is a Private, 4 years college located in Rome, Georgia. Shorter ranked 24th in Georgia Colleges and 53rd in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 1,410 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. Shorter's acceptance rate is 81.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Shorter University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address315 Shorter Ave, Rome, GA 30165
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Diverse Fields
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Shorter University is 81.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 33.00%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $25 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate81.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)33.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$25

Tuition & Fees

Shorter's 2022 tuition & fees is $22,810 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $12,800.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$22,810
Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,800
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,410 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 382 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Shorter has 1,306 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 104 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,410
Undergraduate Students1,306
Graduate Students104
Online Enrollment382

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs46 Programs
Number of online programs46 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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