Shorter University

#7460 / #2024
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School

Private not-for-profit Baptist university in Rome, Georgia, USA

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About Shorter University

According to Wikipedia, Shorter University is a private Baptist university in Rome, Georgia. It was founded in 1873 and offers undergraduate and graduate degrees through six colleges and schools. In addition Shorter operates the Robert H. Ledbetter College of Business and the School of Nursing at off-campus facilities in the Rome area.

Shorter University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,548 71% 43% 1030 20

How Much Does Shorter University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $18,603
30K - 48K $17,139
48K - 75K $20,646
75K - 110K $20,463
110K+ $21,011

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Shorter University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Shorter University, then you can expect to earn an average of $50,100 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Shorter University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
1,302 1,221 81

Where is Shorter University?

Shorter University is located at 315 Shorter Ave, Rome GA 30165

How Safe is Shorter University?

Rome has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Shorter University Known For?

Shorter University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Shorter University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Shorter University's Most Influential Alumni?

Shorter University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Biology, Nursing, and Anthropology. Here are some of Shorter University's most famous alumni:

Marion M. Bradford
An American biochemist.
Ed Stetzer
Ed Stetzer
An American Christian writer.
Phyllis Tickle
Phyllis Tickle
An American writer.
Helen E. Grenga
A Chemistry professor.
I. M. Ibrahim
A Clemson University soccer coach.
Marilyn Lloyd
An American politician, activist .
Jamie Barton
An American operatic mezzo-soprano.
Vivian Louise Aunspaugh
An American painter .
Anthony O'Garro
A Trinidad and Tobago footballer.
Nathan Dean
A Georgia State Senator.
Bob Long
An American baseball player.
Mike Keown
An American politician.