Samford University

Birmingham, AL
4-year
Medium
Suburban
Christian college

Questions and Answers

Naomi R.
16 days ago
Does Samford have a lot of student engagement in intramural sports on campus?
Naomi R.
16 days ago
What kinds of different housing options does Samford University offer?
allan n.
1 month ago
What type of support is offered for Samford University freshmen?
Rachel A.
2 months ago
What are your core values as a University?
Kayleigh G.
2 months ago
Does becoming a Samford University Fellows member decrease tuition?
Joshua H.
4 months ago
Is there a requirement on how often or how much I have to attend convocation?

Academic details

1072-1270
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
23-29
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
Selectivity
Least Selective (82% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

80% White
10% Black
3% Hispanic
2% Multiracial
1% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)150k
Finance Director130k
Family Nurse Practitioner (NP)98k
Accounting Manager79k
Operations Manager65k
Physical Therapist (PT)64k
Worship Pastor45k
Based on 2,744 student responses
49.6kAvg. Early Career Pay
92.5kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
55%in High-Meaning careers
3%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$15,880
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,681
Average Pell Grant
$5,638
Average Federal Loans

$14,905
Average Institutional Grant
$10,669
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$32,850 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.