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Samford University

Birmingham, AL
University Website: www.samford.edu
Apply Online: admission.samford.edu/subpage.aspx?id=2147487982
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Samford University, founded as Howard College, is a private, coeducational university located in Homewood, a suburb of Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Affiliated with the Alabama Baptist Convention, it includes the Howard College of Arts and Sciences, Cumberland School of Law, McWhorter School of Pharmacy, Brock School of Business, Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing, Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education and Beeson Divinity School. In the 2011 report, Samford was ranked 104 out of 191 top-tier doctoral universities by U.S. News & World Report.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $23,423.00 avg tuition

800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229-2240
(205) 726-2011

Apply online Admissions:
www.samford.edu/admission/
Financial Aid:
www.samford.edu/admin/finaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Samford University

Statistics:
Applied 2,623
Admitted 2,166 83%
Enrolled total 686
Full Time: 684
Part Time 2
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 510 630
SAT Math 530 640
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 23 29
ACT English 23 31
ACT Math 22 27
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 84%
4-year graduation rate 53%
6-year graduation rate 74%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Samford University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $23,423.00 $23,423.00 $23,423.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $540.00 $540.00 $540.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $783.00 $783.00 $783.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $15,294.00 $15,294.00 $15,294.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $320.00 $320.00 $320.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $655.00 $655.00 $655.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,775.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $4,157.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $35.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 97%
Percent receiving grant aid 94%
Avg amount of grant aid $11,865.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 38%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,481.00

Samford University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies X
Finance, General X
Human Resources Development X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented X
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
History Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Other X X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other X
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other X
Human Development and Family Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Latin Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing X
Nurse Anesthetist X
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Programs for Foreign Lawyers X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General X
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Geography X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Divinity/Ministry X
Religious/Sacred Music X X
Theology/Theological Studies X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Graphic Design X
Interior Design X
Keyboard Instruments X
Music Performance, General X
Visual and Performing Arts, Other X
Voice and Opera X

Scholarships for Students in Alabama

Name Amount Deadline
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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