Major Programs at Samford

Samford University offers 134 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate and Post-Graduate Certifica degrees/programs. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education.

  • Total number of programs: 134
  • Total number of online programs: 11
  • Offered degrees/programs: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate

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Offered Degrees At Samford University

Samford University is categorized by Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie categorization. Samford University offers 134 major programs for Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,635 students have completed their study at Samford University.
Offered Degrees at Samford University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
One but less than two years certificate1014
Bachelor's Degree890805
Master's Degree318451
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1031
Doctor's degree - other72324
Post Bachelor's Degree211
Post Master's Degree309
Total134111,635

Degree, Major Programs and Completers by Award Level

Samford University offers 134 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,635 students have completed their studies.
  • 805 students have earned/completed Bachelor's program.
  • 451 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 324 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 14 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 9 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 2
Environmental Science2
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 1
Latin American Studies1
Communication and Journalism [+] 54
Speech Communication and Rhetoric16
Journalism38
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 13
Computer and Information Sciences13
Computer Science0
Education [+] 45
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (other)0
Secondary Education and Teaching6
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels36
English/Language Arts Teacher Education1
Music Teacher Education1
History Teacher Education1
Engineering [+] 4
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 4
Foreign Languages and Literatures0
German Language and Literature0
French Language and Literature1
Spanish Language and Literature1
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Latin Language and Literature0
Work and Family Studies [+] 49
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies11
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services (other)0
Human Development and Family Studies38
Legal Studies [+] 1
Law0
Legal Assistant/Paralegal1
English Language And Literature [+] 15
English Language and Literature15
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 6
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies6
General Studies0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 27
Biology/Biological Sciences21
Biochemistry4
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography2
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 3
Mathematics3
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2
Biological and Physical Sciences0
International/Global Studies2
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 12
Health and Physical Education/Fitness0
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management12
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 9
Philosophy2
Religion/Religious Studies6
Religion/Religious Studies (other)1
Philosophy and Religious Studies (other)0
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 5
Religious/Sacred Music5
Physical Sciences [+] 1
Chemistry0
Physics1
Psychology [+] 24
Psychology24
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 1
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies1
Human Services [+] 15
Human Services0
Public Administration12
Youth Services/Administration3
Social Sciences [+] 26
Economics5
Geography3
International Relations and Affairs5
Political Science and Government4
Sociology9
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 49
Interior Design15
Graphic Design6
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts6
Musical Theatre9
Art/Art Studies0
Fine/Studio Arts2
Music2
Music Performance3
Music Theory and Composition0
Keyboard Instruments2
Voice and Opera4
Music Pedagogy0
Visual and Performing Arts (other)0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 243
Chiropractic0
Communication Sciences and Disorders7
Health/Health Care Administration/Management4
Athletic Training/Trainer4
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies4
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies14
Pharmacy0
Pharmaceutical Sciences92
Public Health3
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse115
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0
Business [+] 144
Business Administration and Management30
Organizational Leadership10
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)0
Accounting27
Business/Managerial Economics2
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies7
Finance36
Human Resources Development0
International Business/Trade/Commerce0
Marketing/Marketing Management32
History [+] 18
History18
Total805
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 4
Environmental Studies4
Education [+] 93
Educational Leadership and Administration11
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision21
Educational/Instructional Technology15
Special Education and Teaching0
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented6
Elementary Education and Teaching7
Secondary Education and Teaching15
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)17
Music Teacher Education1
Engineering Technology [+] 0
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians (other)0
Work and Family Studies [+] 16
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies16
Legal Studies [+] 17
Programs for Foreign Lawyers4
Health Law13
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 33
Religious/Sacred Music0
Theology/Theological Studies2
Divinity/Ministry31
Human Services [+] 13
Social Work13
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 3
Keyboard Instruments1
Voice and Opera2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 192
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist31
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist1
Athletic Training/Trainer4
Public Health25
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0
Nursing Administration0
Nurse Anesthetist24
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing100
Nursing Education7
Business [+] 80
Business Administration and Management48
Accounting32
Total451
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Education [+] 31
Educational Leadership and Administration31
Total31
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Legal Studies [+] 139
Law139
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 3
Divinity/Ministry3
Theological and Ministerial Studies (other)0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 182
Pharmacy111
Physical Therapy/Therapist31
Nursing Administration28
Nursing Practice12
Total324
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Legal Studies [+] 14
Legal Assistant/Paralegal14
Total14
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 1
Divinity/Ministry1
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0
Dietetics/Dietitian0
Total1
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Education [+] 9
Educational Leadership and Administration0
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision9
Elementary Education and Teaching0
Total9

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