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Samford University

Samford University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Birmingham, AL. The 2019 average net price at Samford University is $30,594. Acceptance rate is 82.08%. The school has a total enrollment of 5,619.


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Location: Birmingham, AL
Student Body: 5,619
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Suburban
Web Site: www.samford.edu
Acceptance Rate: 82.08%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 82.08%
  • Application Deadline: May 1, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $40
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $30,800
Grad Tuition: $17,255
Room and Board: $10,500
Books and Supplies: $1,000
Other Fees: $850
Average Net Price: $30,594
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 958
  • Men / Women Ratio: 314 / 644
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 552 - 650
  • Median SAT Math Range: 520 - 620
  • Median ACT Range: 23 - 29
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 7
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 32%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 20%
  • Education: 9%
  • Communication: 5%
  • Human Sciences: 5%

Academic Programs

Samford University offers 148 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsSamford University offers 90 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other Degree
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Theology
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsSamford University offers 33 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Education
Engineering Technology
  • Environmental Control Technologies, Technicians, Other Degree
Health Professions
Human Sciences
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Legal Studies
Natural Resources, Conservation
Public Admin, Social Services
Theology
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsSamford University offers 8 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
Health Professions
Legal Studies
Theology
Certificate ProgramsSamford University offers 7 Certificate Programs
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
  • Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision Degree
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Health Professions
Legal Studies
Theology

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 76%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 75%
  • 1st Year Retention: 87%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $50,700
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 5,619
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 81%
  • Black Students: 10%
  • Hispanic Students: 3%
  • Non-resident, alien: 2%
  • Two or more races: 2%
  • Asian Students: 1%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%