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Shorter University

Shorter University

315 Shorter Ave
Rome, GA 30165
(706) 291-2121

Founded in 1873, Shorter University is a 4-year institution. Shorter, which is 1.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Rome, GA. It offers subjects including art, education, and business. Students are offered 33 bachelors level degrees by this liberal arts college. In 2010, 1,555 students pursued degrees from the 33 programs at this school. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Georgia.

Admission

1,934 students applied to this school in 2010. This liberal arts college admitted close to 61% of applicants or 1,199 students. About half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

1,934 students applied to this school in 2010. This liberal arts college admitted close to 61% of applicants or 1,199 students. About half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 62%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 63%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 61%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 1,555 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 1,555 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 762
  • Total Enrolled Female: 793
  • Undergraduate Male: 756
  • Undergraduate Female: 786
  • Graduate Male: 2
  • Graduate Female: 11

Faculty Demographics

Shorter employs 145 faculty. 85 out of 145 instructors are full-time, 60 out of 145 faculty are part-time, and 66 out of 145 faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

Shorter employs 145 faculty. 85 out of 145 instructors are full-time, 60 out of 145 faculty are part-time, and 66 out of 145 faculty are women.

  • Male: 79
  • Female: 66
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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