Samford University

The Samford University is established in and located at Birmingham, Alabama 35229-2240. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 92 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Four-one-four plan . The Samford University provides Private not-for-profit‚ 4-year or above and has Suburb: Large setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Samford University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 25 Subject areas as well as 85 specializations.

Contact Details

800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229-2240
Ph: 2057262011
Fax: 2057262738
Official Website

Samford University
: Private not-for-profit‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Four-one-four plan
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 40
Graduate application fee
: $ 35

Admissions & Requirements

Samford University Undergraduate application fees is $40 and Graduate application fees $35. Below table’s shows Samford University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 500 630
SAT Math 510 610
SAT Writing 500 610
ACT Composite 23 28
ACT English 23 30
ACT Math 21 27

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $25,528 $800 $853
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $25,528 $800 $853
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $25,528 $800 $853
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $18,416 $500 $722
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $18,416 $500 $722
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $18,416 $500 $722

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $9,372 $8,250 $7,775 $7,024
On campus, other expenses $4,200 $4,435 $4,157 $4,205
Off campus (not with family), room and board $9,500 $9,500
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $4,772 $4,738
Off campus (with family), other expenses $4,772 $4,755


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Southern Conference
Basketball Southern Conference
Baseball Southern Conference
Cross Country/Track Southern Conference

Samford University Majors with degree levels

The Samford University is up with semester based academics that offer 85 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 67 Majors
  • Master Degree : 18 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 5 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 1 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 1 Majors

Natural Resources and Conservation

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Theology and Religious Vocations

Physical Sciences


Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Samford University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Samford University College.