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 Shorter College Rome, Georgia

315 Shorter Ave
Rome, Georgia
30165
706-291-2121
www.shorter.edu

Shorter College Mission Statement:
The Mission of Shorter College is to provide quality higher education, enabling and encouraging student commitment to active life-long learning, personal spiritual values, responsible citizenship, and community and societal leadership in a global context. The College seeks to accomplish this Mission through quality undergraduate liberal arts programs, specialized professional programs, and select graduate programs. Geographically distant locations provide educational opportunities to individuals who are unable to attend classes in a traditional setting. The College affirms a commitment to the Christian faith and strives to integrate Christian values within a nurturing community in its whole process of education.
Degree Stats For Shorter College

 Type of Institution

Term Type: Semester

Comparison Group Category:
Not-for-profit 4 yr, Baccalaureate Colleges - General, Southeast, size 1

Geographical Region:
Southeast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV

Chief Administrator:
President Harold E. Newman

Title IV Eligibility:
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs

Sector: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Degree of Urbanization(Locale): City: Small

Open to Public? Institution is open to the public

 Carnegie Information

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Basic:
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Enrollment Profile:
Very high undergraduate

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Graduate Instructional:
Single postbaccalaureate (business)

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Instructional:
Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Size and Setting
Small four-year, highly residential

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Profile
Full-time four-year, selective, higher transfer-in

 Room and Board

Provide on-campus housing? Yes
Total Dorm Capacity: 550
Provide board or meals? Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Number of meals per week:21
Typical room charge per year:$3400
Typical board charge per year:$2800
Combined room/board:$0

 Degree Information

Level of Institution: Four or more years

Highest Level Offered: Master's degree

Undergraduate Offering:
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering

Graduate Offering:
Graduate degree or certificate offering

First Professional Offer:
No first-professional offering

Highest Degree Offered: Masters

Degree Granting Status: Degree-granting

Historical Black College or University: No

Institution has Hospital: No

Institution grants a Medical Degree: No

Institutional Category:
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

 Athletics

Athletic Association: Yes
NCAA Member: Implied no
NAIA Member: Yes
NJCAA Member: Implied no
NSCAA Member: Implied no
NCCAA Member: Implied no
Other Member: Implied no
Football: Yes
Basketball: Yes
Baseball: Yes
Cross Country/Track: Yes

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 Fee Information

Application Fee information for Shorter College  Application Fee: Yes
 Out of State Tuition? No
 Financial Aid Office Phone: 706-233-7227
 Admissions Office Phone: 706-233-7319


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