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Gates to speak on vocal health at Shorter University on Feb. 2
Dr. Rachael Gates, singing health specialist and author of “The Owners Manual to the Voice: A Guide for Singers and Other Professional Voice Users,” will present a lecture on vocal health at Shorter University on Monday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. in the E read more...
Shorter University weather station provides students with hands-on learning experience
Shorter University students in Dr. Michael Crosby's Meteorology class retrieve data from the university's new weather station. From left: Heather Peace, Hannah Smith, Dr. Crosby, Cheyanne Burt, Kendra Hornberger, Ulysses Carswell, LA Dunaway and read more...
Shorter University announces Dean’s List for Fall 2014
Shorter University has announced students named to the dean’s list during the fall semester of 2014. To achieve this honor, students must have been enrolled full time and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for the term.   Mad read more...
Alumni Association Annual Meeting – January 24, 2015
Shorter University Alumni Association Annual Meeting Our Shorter University Alumni Association is 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.