Samford University

Samford University (referred to as Samford) is a Private, 4 years school located in Birmingham, AL. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees at Samford University is $34,198. The school has a total enrollment of 5,619 and student to faculty ratio is 8.33% (12 to 1).

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Who Accredits Samford University

Samford University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1920 - Current).

Samford University Overview

Samford University (referred to as Samford) is a Private, 4 years school located in Birmingham, AL. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees at Samford University is $34,198. The school has a total enrollment of 5,619 and student to faculty ratio is 8.33% (12 to 1).

Samford 2020 Key Statistics
Tuition & Fees$34,198
Acceptance Rate83%
Student Population5,619
Graduation Rate76%
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1

The undergraduate tuition & fees at Samford University is $34,198 for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at Samford University is $21,227 for academic year 2019-2020. Samford University offers the alternative tuition plans. 92% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $15,760 (exclude student loans).

Samford 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate
Tuition & Fees$34,198
Graduate
Tuition & Fees$21,227
Average Financial Amount$15,760

The acceptance rate at Samford University is 83% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 28%.
The average SAT score is 1,160 and the average ACT score is 26. Samford University accepts dual credit, advanced placement(AP) credits.

Samford 2020 Admission Statistics
Acceptance Rate83%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)28%
SAT Scores1,160
ACT Scores26

Samford University offers the distance education programs that all courses for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively. Samford University offers ROTC, study abroad, weekend/evening college, teacher certification program. On Samford University campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.

Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Samford
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Samford Key Statistics

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83%

Acceptance Rate

5,619

Total Number of Students

$34,198

Tuition & Fees

361

Total Full-time Faculties

12 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

76%

Graduation Rate

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