Shorter University

#4605
Most Influential School
#1041
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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 seven colleges and schools. In the fall of 2016, it enrolled 1,817 students. The main academic and residential campus is located northwest of Atlanta, Georgia in Rome. There are adult education and graduate programs at distance learning facilities in North Atlanta and Rome. 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 ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
1,54871%43%103020

How Much Does Shorter University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$22,380$430
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage 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 BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
1,3021,22181

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

Education
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Biology
#2381
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History
#2599
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Business
#4973
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Medical
#4577
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Political Science
#5307
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Nursing
#1973
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Literature
#3817
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Chemistry
#3991
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Mathematics
#4544
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Communications
#4464
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Psychology
#5880
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Religious Studies
#9944
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Sociology
#4352
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Computer Science
#11246
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Criminal Justice
#5913
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Who Are Shorter University's Most Influential Alumni?

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

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