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Colleges / Shorter College

Shorter College

North Little Rock, AR 2-Year Private

Shorter College Admissions

It is not competitive to get into Shorter College.

Consult with Shorter College's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Shorter College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Shorter College's admissions stats.

Shorter College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Shorter College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Shorter College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Want to Apply Early to Shorter College?

Shorter College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Discover a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Transferring to Shorter College

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Shorter College

Shorter College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Shorter College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you stand out. What does Shorter College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Shorter College for more information on admission factors.

Shorter College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Shorter College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Shorter College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Other Requirements Copy of immunization record
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Shorter College?

Shorter College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

Out of all students that were admitted, 96% submitted a class rank. and 2% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Shorter College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA
3.75 and 3.99
3.50 and 3.74
3.25 and 3.49
3.00 and 3.24
2.50 and 2.9
2.00 and 2.49

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Shorter College directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Shorter College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Shorter College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Shorter College.

Shorter College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Shorter College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Shorter College.

Do I have to submit test scores to Shorter College?

✅ Shorter College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Shorter College?

❌ Shorter College does not offer early decision.

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Shorter College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



Shorter College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Shorter College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Shorter College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Shorter College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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