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Stand Out at Shawnee State University

Shawnee State is a student-focused public university offering a highly personalized, affordable, and accessible education dedicated to the exploration of emerging technologies and emerging ideas. It's a place where professors know you by name, and where you can make a name for yourself.

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Degree Search

SSU offers 80 bachelor’s and associate degree programs, along with several master’s degrees. At SSU, you will be challenged to explore new worlds, ideas, and ways of thinking.

Shawnee at a Glance

At bigger schools it's easy to get lost in the crowd. Not at Shawnee State. Our student-focused faculty, small class sizes and commitment to developing the entire student means everyone has a chance to stand out. 

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The Office of Admission encourages all prospective students to visit campus and to explore the wonderful facilities that Shawnee State University students call home.


Founder's Plaza

Presidential Search

President Rita Rice Morris has notified the Shawnee State University Board of Trustees of her intent to retire effective June 30, 2015.

In a letter to the University Community, Board of Trustees Chairperson Melissa Higgs-Horwell announced that a Presidential Search has been launched.

News and information about the search for the sixth president of Shawnee State University, including the Presidential Search process and progress, will be shared on this site.

Festival of Achievement

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