Samford University

Birmingham, AL
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Birmingham, AL, 800 Lakeshore Drive
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Facilities A+
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Samford University is a medium sized, private, four-year university enrolling 5,206 students and offering 102 degrees in Birmingham, AL.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Samford University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Healthcare
551 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/trainer
2
Dietetics/dietitian
0
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
81
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services
11
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
5
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
5
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
30
Nurse Anesthetist
23
Nursing Administration
2
Nursing Practice
24
Pharmacy
127
124
Pre-Medicine/pre-Medical Studies
11
Registered Nurse
96
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Education and Liberal Arts
225 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
6
Education/teaching of the Gifted and Talented
9
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
21
10
Educational Leadership and Administration
0
20
Elementary Education and Teaching
0
0
English Language and Literature
12
English/language Arts Teacher Education
0
Foreign Languages and Literatures
0
French Language and Literature
5
General Studies
3
German Language and Literature
1
Health and Physical Education/fitness
9
History Teacher Education
1
Latin Language and Literature
0
Music Teacher Education
6
4
Secondary Education and Teaching
39
Spanish Language and Literature
8
Special Education and Teaching
0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
15
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
17
Student Counseling and Personnel Services
1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
10
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
28
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
199 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
27
48
Business Administration and Management
24
25
Business Administration, Management and Operations
1
Business/managerial Economics
9
Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial Studies
14
Finance
27
Human Resources Development
0
International Business
0
Marketing/marketing Management
23
Organizational Leadership
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Human and Social Sciences
180 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
6
Divinity/ministry
49
0
History
17
Human Development and Family Studies
28
Human Services
3
International/global Studies
0
International Relations and Affairs
2
Latin American Studies
1
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
1
Philosophy
3
Philosophy and Religious Studies
2
Political Science
7
Psychology
26
Public Administration
3
Religion/religious Studies
14
Religious/sacred Music
2
2
Sociology
2
Theological and Ministerial Studies
8
Theology/theological Studies
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Legal and Law
140 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Law
112
Legal Assistant/paralegal
7
18
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Mathematics and Science
49 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
4
Biology
25
Chemistry
3
Engineering Physics/applied Physics
3
Geography
4
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
1
Mathematics
8
Physics
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Communication and Media
45 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
45
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Art and Design
36 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
10
Graphic Design
7
Interior Design
5
Keyboard Instruments
1
1
Music
4
Music Pedagogy
0
Music Performance
2
Music Theory and Composition
0
Visual and Performing Arts
5
Voice and Opera
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Engineering
28 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Control Technologies/technicians
24
Environmental Science
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Computer Technology
9 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Samford University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dietetics/dietitian
Elementary Education and Teaching
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
Nursing Administration
Registered Nurse
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Specialized institution accreditations:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Law (LAW) - Professional schools American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
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