Shorter University is a private, religous school located in the small town setting of Rome, GA, less than an hour from Atlanta.
Founded in 1873, Shorter University enrolls 0 undergrads and no graduate students. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.
As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $14,767,771. The school spends $6,323 for each full-time student enrolled.
Acceptance rate: 61%
Average GPA: 3.25
Mean ACT score: 21
Mean SAT score: 1055
Early Decision or Early Action: No/No
2022 Regular Decision Deadline: August 25
2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:
Admission to Shorter University is moderately difficult. Around 61 percent of all applicants to Shorter University are accepted each year.
The average high school GPA for a student at Shorter University is 3.25 out of 4.0. The mean composite SAT score is 1055. The mean ACT scores is 21.
In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.
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Out of the 296 students who started at Shorter University as first-time freshman, 99 graduate within four years.
Around 43 percent of students who started at Shorter University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.
Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Shorter University is Aug 25.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Shorter University is Aug 25.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Shorter University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 23 and above have a good chance of getting into Shorter University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 23 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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