Samford University

Tuition & Fees $30,490
Acceptance Rates 91 %
Student Population 5,471
Graduation Rates 73 %
Retention Rate 89 %

Samford University Academic Overview

Samford University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Birmingham, AL. It has a total enrollment of 5,471 including undergraduate and graduate schools and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 91 % last year.

2018 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2017-2018, Samford University tuition and fees are $30,490 for all students. For graduate school, its 2018 tuition and fees are $19,608 for all graduate students.

Samford University 2018 Tuition & Fees
[chart] Samford University 2017-2018 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at Samford University

[chart] Samford University Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for Samford University is 91 %.
Graduation Rate for Samford University is 73 %
Retention Rate for Samford University is 89 %
Student Population for Samford University is 5,471
Student to Faculty Rate for Samford University is 12 %

Offered Degrees At Samford University

Samford University offers 108 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Samford University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree751
Post Bachelor's Degree21
Master's Degree751
Post Master's Degree30
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10
Doctor's degree - professional practice41

Student Services

Next table lists student services provided by Samford University to its attendants.

Student Services at Samford University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institutionHas own library

Special Learning Opportunities

Samford University offerers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs. Next table shows more special learning opportunities at Samford University.

Special Learning Opportunities at Samford University
Online ClassUnderGraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing

Additional Facts

Next table summarizes additional characteristics of Samford University including religious affiliation, institution's hospital, and more.

Additional Characteristics at Samford University
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree
Board/Meal Plan
Dormitory Capacity2,315
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2017-2018 data and other data is from 2016-2017 data.