About Shorter University Online
Founded in 1873 and located in Rome, Georgia, Shorter University is a private, liberal arts college with a legacy of academic excellence and a dynamic Christian heritage. Ranked as one of the "Top 20 Southern Comprehensive Colleges" and the "Top Ten Best Buys" since 2002 by U.S. News and World Report magazine, Shorter University offers undergraduate liberal arts programs, specialized professional programs, and select graduate programs in business.
Shorter University has a rich history of providing students with a quality education in an intentionally Christian atmosphere. The college is committed to "enabling and encouraging student commitment to active, life-long learning; personal spiritual values; responsible citizenship; and community and societal leadership in a global context." Highly qualified faculty nurture students as individuals and provide personalized instruction. Shorter University offers a personalized education that produces outstanding results.