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Shorter University Student Alumni Association officers name for 2014-15 year
The Shorter University Student Alumni Association (SUSAA) welcomes four new officers who will represent the group during the 2014-15 academic year. Each officer was nominated by members of the 2013-14 Executive Committee, which consists of officers, read more...
Shorter University business students participate in ethics competition
Two Shorter University junior accounting students in the Robert H. Ledbetter College of Business took top honors during the school’s Hopkins Institute for Business Ethics Competition recently. Sixto Moraga, of Rome, Ga., and Conner Nichols, of C read more...
Shorter University employee Marcia Slade named Staff Member of the Year
Shorter University Assistant Director of Financial Aid Marcia Slade was named Staff Member of the Year during the university’s recent Awards Day ceremony. The award, based on nominations from faculty and staff, is given to an employee who has di read more...
Winter Issue of Shorter Magazine is Hot Off the Press
Watch your mailbox for the winter issue Shorter University magazine. Read about how the Shorter read more
Graduation Information – May 2 at The Forum
2014 Spring Commencement Friday, May 2, 2014 at 10 a.m. *Graduates report at 8:30 a.m. read more
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The Mission of Shorter University 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 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. 

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