Samford University

Birmingham, AL

Samford says, "The mission of Samford University is to nurture persons in their development of intellect, creativity, faith, and personhood. As a Christian university, the community fosters academic, career, and ethical competency, while encouraging social and civic responsibility, and service to others." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,373
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:65%
  • Tuition & Fees:$30,490 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • Additional Information

    Samford University should be commended for its requirements in Theology, Western Civilization, and Fine Arts.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/19/2018


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