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 $35,360. The school has a total enrollment of 5,729 and student to faculty ratio is 8.33% (12 to 1).

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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 $35,360. The school has a total enrollment of 5,729 and student to faculty ratio is 8.33% (12 to 1).

Samford 2020 Key Statistics
Tuition & Fees$35,360
Acceptance Rate84%
Student Population5,729
Graduation Rate77%
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1

The undergraduate tuition & fees at Samford University is $35,360 for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at Samford University is $21,575 for academic year 2019-2020. Samford University offers the alternative tuition plans. 95% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $17,676 (exclude student loans).

Samford 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate
Tuition & Fees$35,360
Graduate
Tuition & Fees$21,575
Average Financial Amount$17,676

The acceptance rate at Samford University is 84% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 28%.
The average SAT score is 1,150 and the average ACT score is 26. Samford University accepts dual credit, advanced placement(AP) credits.

Samford 2020 Admission Statistics
Acceptance Rate84%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)28%
SAT Scores1,150
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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84%

Acceptance Rate

5,729

Total Number of Students

$35,360

Tuition & Fees

362

Total Full-time Faculties

12 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

77%

Graduation Rate

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