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Shorter professors, Pepperell Elementary teacher attend Intern Keys work session
Beginning in October 2014, Shorter University’s School of Education joined about 20 other education preparation providers in the state participating in a pilot of Intern Keys, an assessment tool for evaluating teacher candidates during clinical tra read more...
Liz Mahaffey named Dean of Online Programs at Shorter University
Liz Mahaffey, Director of Online Programs at Shorter University, has been promoted to Dean of Online Programs for the university. She is now in charge of the entire online organization, including new program development, online advising, recruiting a read more...
Shorter University senior speaks at state education conference
When 300 Georgia educators gathered at the 2014 Professional Standards Commission’s edTPA Technical Assistance Conference to learn about a new teacher certification assessment program, Shorter University senior education major Kaitlynn Cantrell was read more...
Spring Orientation – January 9, 2015
Hawk Orientation is the starting point at Shorter University. At Hawk Orientation, new students lear read more
Argo yearbooks now on sale!
Purchase your 2014-15 Argo today for the low price of $65. Go to http://www.jostensyearbooks.com . read more
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The Mission of Shorter University is to advance God’s Kingdom through a commitment to academic excellence, spiritual growth, Christian leadership, and global service within the context of a biblical worldview.


The University seeks to accomplish this Mission through quality undergraduate liberal arts programs, specialized professional programs, and select graduate programs. Geographically distant locations and online classes provide educational opportunities to individuals who are unable to attend classes in a traditional setting. The University affirms a commitment to the Christian faith and strives to integrate Christian values within a nurturing community within its whole process of education.