The 87th oldest institution of higher learning in the United States, Samford University is a globally-engaged teaching and research university rooted firmly in its vibrant Christian mission.
Accrediting Body: SACSCOC
Student-Faculty Ratio: 12:1
President: Dr. Andrew Westmoreland
The university includes 10 schools:
School of the Arts
Howard College of Arts and Sciences
Brock School of Business
Beeson Divinity School
Orlean Beeson School of Education
Cumberland School of Law
Ida Moffett School of Nursing
McWhorter School of Pharmacy
School of Health Professions
School of Public Health
The Samford Bulldogs compete in 17 NCAA Division I sports as members of the tradition-rich Southern Conference.
Serving as communicators, healers, educators, entertainers and politicians, more than 49,000 Samford alumni have a local, national, and global impact across 50 states and 96 countries.