At Shorter University, our undergraduate programs are designed to prepare the adult learner for success within their desired career field. As with all of our programs, our highly qualified professors take pride in making sure the student’s success comes first. All of our courses are taught from a Christ-centered perspective, apply real-world experience, and challenge students to think critically. Shorter University gives you the opportunity to study alongside other working adults and earn a valuable degree from a respected institution, all in a convenient and accelerated format.
Associate of Science
The Shorter University Associates program prepares career and goal oriented professionals who are seeking personal and professional growth. Taught from a Christ-centered perspective, our program provides an excellent foundation for the student to complete all of the required general education before advancing into an accelerated Bachelor degree. The Associates program includes 60 credit hours, which can be completed in two years. This program may be started with no prior college experience.
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Taught from a Christ-centered perspective, the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at Shorter University is designed with the business student in mind. In our accelerated program, students will learn to communicate effectively, organize and execute business plans, and deal with everyday challenges that occur within the business world. Our program will equip students with knowledge in accounting, marketing, economics, ethics, business communications, statistics, leadership, and management.
Bachelor of Science in Management
At Shorter University, our Bachelor of Science in Management program is designed for the undergraduate level management student. Taught from a Christ-center perspective, students will learn how to communicate professionally, manage financial information, conduct critical thinking, and develop a strong team within the work environment. Our Bachelor of Science in Management will equip each student with the knowledge of how to successfully manage diversity within the work place and how to make critical decisions.
Bachelor of Science with a Major in Human Services
Students pursing the Bachelor of Science with a Major in Human Services from Shorter University will acquire knowledge of the developmental process in human behavior. Taught from a Christ-centered perspective, each student will also be equipped to use diagnostic skills to analyze human behavior, gain an understanding of global and domestic problems, cross-cultural differences, and hold a true knowledge of diversity. In addition, each student will gain an understanding of the ethical responsibilities of his or her profession. Students will integrate their classroom learning with first-hand experience through a fieldwork learning project.