Dual Enrollment – Shorter University


Shorter University offers Dual Enrollment opportunities for high school students, particularly juniors and seniors on the main campus in Rome. Sophomores may be granted admission on a case-by-case basis. Online courses may be taken upon approval.

Step 1: Apply for Dual Enrollment


Dual Enrollment students are recommended to have at least a 3.00 GPA with a 21 ACT (composite) or 1060 SAT (ERW & Math) or 1100 PSAT (ERW + Math) or a counselor/teacher recommendation.

How much does it cost?

The cost for full-time coursework up to 15 credit hours per semester (including books and fees) from the approved course listing will be funded by the Georgia Student Finance Commission. Students and their
families have no out-of-pocket costs.

How do I apply?

• Complete the Admissions Application and select “Dual Enrollment” as the enrollment classification.
• Send in your current high school transcript.
• Submit ACT or SAT scores. If you do not have test scores, a letter of recommendation from your high school guidance counselor is required.
• Apply for “Dual Enrollment” with your high school guidance counselor.

Application Deadlines

    • Summer:  April 1
    • Fall:  May 1
    • Spring:  November 1

More Information

For more information about Dual Enrollment opportunities at Shorter University, please contact the Director of Admissions, Patrick McElhaney at pmcelhaney@shorter.edu or 706-233-7225.

Step 2: Enroll in Classes

Are you a homeschool or public/ private HS student?

Home School 

Public/Private High School


Dual Enrollment Course Request

If you have questions please review our frequently asked questions.


For questions about applying for dual enrollment and registering for courses after being accepted for admissions, please contact Jessieca Dingler at jdingler@shorter.edu or 706-233-7210.