SACSCOC:

Shorter University’s Fifth-Year Interim Report to SACSCOC is due March 15, 2018. Shorter University’s next decennial reaffirmation of accreditation is scheduled for 2022.

Music:

The music programs at Shorter University are accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music. The last review was completed in November of 2020. The current accreditation term expires in 2028.

Teacher Education:

The teacher education programs at Shorter University are accredited by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GPSC). Shorter University Professional Education Unit and Educator Preparation Programs received continuing approval in 2020. Shorter University’s next review with the Georgia Professional Standards Commission will take place Spring 2027.

Nursing:

The baccalaureate program in nursing at Shorter University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The last review was completed in 2016. The current accreditation term expires June 30, 2027.

Sport Management

The sport management degree programs at Shorter University have received specialized accreditation through the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) located in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. The last review was completed on September 25, 2020. The current accreditation term expires in September 2027.