Established 1841 87th-oldest university in the United States Academic Schools School of the Arts Howard College of Arts and Sciences Brock School of Business Beeson Divinity School Orlean Beeson School of Education School of Health Professions Cumberland School of Law Ida Moffett School of Nursing McWhorter School of Pharmacy School of Public Health Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC) Geographic diversity of student body $424.8 MILLION 47 states 28 countries AND 247 acres Campus Size Student-to-faculty ratio 70 Average undergraduate class size 18 13:1 Samford’s annual fiscal and economic impact on Alabama Undergraduate majors, minors and concentrations 177 nationally for student engagement —The Wall Street Journal # 1 96 % of undergraduate alumni are working or in further study within six months of graduation in Alabama The Wall Street Journal # 3 1,481 student life events 52,838 alumni worldwide 159 led by faculty, staff and students undergraduate and graduate student organizations 166 Greek-letter organizations 14 200 annual arts events Graduate majors, minors and concentrations —Kiplinger’s Personal Finance private university in the U.S. for value and affordability # 34 NCAA Division I varsity sports in the historic Southern Conference 17 in the nation for best undergraduate teaching —U.S. News & World Report # 40 Samford’s athletics teams are ranked # 17 nationally and # 1 in Alabama for Graduation Success Rate (GSR) by the NCAA. nationally for best Christian colleges and universities # 3 —College Consensus Enrollment 5,692 3,591 undergraduate 2,101 graduate/professional spiritual life cadres