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Shorter University professor to perform in the Philippines
Shorter University Artist-In-Residence and Associate Professor of Music Dr. Jerico Vasquez will return to his home country for a solo piano recital on Wednesday, Dec. 10 at the esteemed Ayala Museum in Makati, Philippines. Featured selections for the read more...
Shorter chemistry professor, students share science with Pepperell middle schoolers
Screaming balloons, jumping cans and dancing spaghetti may sound like part of a magic act, but each seemingly improbable feat can be explained through pure science. Shorter University Professor of Chemistry Dr. Chris Jones and students in his General read more...
Shorter University’s Feaste of Caroles helps ring in the Christmas season
The Shorter University Choral Department will help usher in the magic of the Christmas season with its annual Feaste of Caroles on Sunday, Nov. 30 at 6:30 p.m. at Garden Lakes Baptist Church, 2200 Redmond Circle. Admission is free with the donation o read more...
2014 NCCAA Victory Bowl
  Shorter Hawks vs. North Greenville in the NCCAA Victory Bowl on Saturday, November 22, 201 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.