Shorter University: Crime & Safety

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

B+
Shorter University is a private not-for-profit school in Rome, Georgia with about 1,530 students and 310 employees.

Our Safety Report for this school is based on the US Department of Education 2014 public data sets for various categories of violent and non-violent crimes committed both on-campus and off-campus over the last three years.

Safety Evaluation

Based on our analysis of the government data, Shorter University is a safe place to be enrolled at. American School Search gives this school grade "B+" on safety.

From our perception of the data, this campus experiences no significant crime problems.

Campus Safety: Shorter University and Nearby Schools

Shorter University Safety Chart
If you are an official at Shorter University and you would like to provide additional details or express a different perspective on your college safety, please Contact Us and we will publish your point of view (up to 1,000 characters) on this page.

Get more details and analysis about this college from Shorter University Review. In addition, you might want to check our ratings for the 100 Safest and for the 100 Most Dangerous colleges in the US or learn about American School Search Safety Reports.

Criminal Offenses at Shorter University in 2011 - 2013

Alleged criminal offenses reported to campus security authorities and/or local police
Does not necessarily reflect prosecutions or convictions for crime


Type of Crime or Arrest
On-campus
Off-campus
Crime Chance*

Murder
0
0
0.0%

Neglient Manslaughter
0
0
0.0%

Forcible Sex Offense
0
0
0.0%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
0
0
0.0%

Robbery
0
0
0.0%

Aggravated Assault
0
0
0.0%

Burglary
7
0
0.6%

Motor Vehicle Theft
2
0
0.3%

Arson
0
0
0.0%

Illegal Weapons Possession
0
0
0.0%

Drug Law Violation
0
0
0.0%

Liquor Law Violation
0
0
0.0%

* Crime Chance is American School Search's subjective and approximate estimate for a student's chance of experiencing this crime during their study at Shorter University based on the present enrollment, past crime history, current crime trend, and an assumption that the school reports accurate numbers to the government. Safety Grade is American School Search's subjective evaluation of Shorter University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

Need to File a Complaint?

If you have been discriminated or abused at Shorter University, or you believe that this college underreports campus crime statistics, then please consider filing a complaint with US Department of Education.

As of May 1st, 2014, fifty five colleges are under investigation for possible violations of federal law over the handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints. Many of those schools are frequent guests in our exclusive 100 Most Dangerous Colleges list.

Learn More About Shorter University

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Georgia Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Detailed information about 74 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Augusta, Albany, Rome, Thomasville, and 41 more cities. Around 5,300 accounting and finance degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for accounting and finance degree programs in GA: $13,100.

Art
Get details on 35 art schools and colleges in Atlanta, Albany, Macon, Savannah, Dahlonega, Marietta, Waleska, and 21 more cities. About 1,300 art diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition price for art programs in GA is approximately $23,800.

Biology
Our listing contains 57 biology schools and colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Marietta, Augusta, Decatur, Valdosta, Columbus, and 33 other cities. Approximately 3,700 biology diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for biology programs in GA: $24,200.

Business
Learn about 100 business schools and colleges in Atlanta, Augusta, Savannah, Macon, Columbus, Albany, Marietta, and 49 more cities. Around 11,700 business diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for business degree programs in GA: $17,800.

Chemistry
Learn about 35 chemistry schools and colleges in Atlanta, Augusta, Savannah, Macon, Cuthbert, Lookout Mountain, Statesboro, and 22 other cities. Around 1,000 chemistry diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for chemistry programs in GA: $24,500.

Communication and Journalism
We reviewed 35 communication and journalism schools and colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Savannah, Milledgeville, Augusta, Demorest, Morrow, and 23 more cities. Approximately 2,200 communication and journalism diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for communication and journalism degree programs in GA is roughly $20,500.

Computer Science
Get details on 87 computer science schools and colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Marietta, Macon, Albany, Americus, Kennesaw, and 45 more cities. About 5,600 computer science degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for computer science programs in GA is about $12,800.

Economics
Get details on 22 economics schools and colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Fort Valley, Statesboro, Mount Berry, Lookout Mountain, Decatur, and 11 other cities. About 1,100 economics diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for economics programs in GA is around $26,800.

Education
Our listing contains 93 education schools and colleges in Atlanta, Columbus, Macon, Augusta, Savannah, Kennesaw, Lawrenceville, and 50 more cities. Around 12,300 education degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for education programs in GA - $16,500.

English and Literature
We reviewed 62 english and literature schools and colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Augusta, Rome, Valdosta, Marietta, and 39 other cities. About 2,100 english and literature diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for english and literature degree programs in GA is approximately $20,000.

Foreign Languages
We reviewed 30 foreign languages schools and colleges in Atlanta, Decatur, Macon, Albany, Mount Vernon, Carrollton, Valdosta, and 18 other cities. Around 800 foreign languages diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for foreign languages programs in GA is roughly $23,200.

General Studies
Read information about 56 general studies schools and colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Milledgeville, Columbus, Rome, Marietta, Decatur, and 38 more cities. Around 8,500 general studies diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for general studies degree programs in GA is roughly $11,700.

History
Learn about 44 history schools and colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Savannah, Augusta, Milledgeville, Young Harris, Columbus, and 29 more cities. Approximately 1,200 history diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for history degree programs in GA is around $21,100.

Management
Learn about 102 management schools and colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Augusta, Macon, Columbus, Marietta, Albany, and 48 more cities. Around 11,100 management diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for management programs in GA is roughly $16,300.

Mathematics
We list 38 mathematics schools and colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Augusta, Savannah, Cuthbert, Lagrange, Rome, and 25 other cities. About 1,000 mathematics diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for mathematics degree programs in GA: $21,700.

Music
Learn more about 40 music schools and colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Savannah, Young Harris, Columbus, Franklin Springs, Mount Berry, and 29 other cities. About 800 music degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for music programs in GA is approximately $20,600.

Natural Resources and Environment
Read information about 29 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in Atlanta, Athens, Savannah, Macon, Thomasville, Demorest, Oakwood, and 20 more cities. About 600 natural resources and environment degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for natural resources and environment degree programs in GA: $24,200.

Nursing
We list 68 nursing schools and colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Augusta, Rome, Albany, Macon, Milledgeville, and 44 more cities. About 7,800 nursing degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for nursing programs in GA is approximately $11,500.

Occupational Therapy
Read information about 30 occupational therapy schools and colleges in Atlanta, Augusta, Rome, Columbus, Fort Valley, Oakwood, Cochran, and 19 other cities. Around 1,200 occupational therapy diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for occupational therapy programs in GA - $17,900.

Political Science
Read information about 33 political science schools and colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Milledgeville, Macon, Dahlonega, Augusta, Lagrange, and 20 other cities. Around 1,700 political science degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for political science degree programs in GA: $22,600.

Psychology
We reviewed 53 psychology schools and colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Augusta, Macon, Milledgeville, Columbus, Marietta, and 31 more cities. About 4,100 psychology degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for psychology degree programs in GA is roughly $19,800.

Social Work
Our listing contains 37 social work schools and colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Rome, Athens, Milledgeville, Albany, Macon, and 20 other cities. Around 1,800 social work degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for social work programs in GA is around $17,900.

Sociology and Anthropology
Learn about 29 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Atlanta, Augusta, Milledgeville, Dahlonega, Morrow, Lookout Mountain, Valdosta, and 19 more cities. Around 1,700 sociology and anthropology diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for sociology and anthropology programs in GA is roughly $20,600.

Theater and Drama
Read information about 32 theater and drama schools and colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Demorest, Morrow, Waleska, Columbus, and 22 more cities. Approximately 400 theater and drama diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for theater and drama degree programs in GA is approximately $23,000.

Theology and Religion
Learn more about 29 theology and religion schools and colleges in Atlanta, Decatur, Macon, Demorest, Mount Vernon, Cleveland, Lookout Mountain, and 16 more cities. Approximately 1,300 theology and religion diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for theology and religion degree programs in GA: $16,900.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Safety in Competing Colleges










Other Nearby Colleges