Quick Facts

Established: 1841
Accrediting Body: SACSCOC
Enrollment: 945
Alumni: 16,700
Departments: 14
Majors and Concentrations: 45
Dean: Timothy D. Hall
As the heart of Samford University, Howard College of Arts and Sciences inspires students to a lifetime of inquiry and service through engaged learning, faculty research and vocational discovery within the liberal arts and the Christian ethical and intellectual traditions.

Latest News

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Montás Describes Higher Calling of Education, Beyond Career Preparation
Montás, an American literature scholar at Columbia College and former director of the college’s Center for Core Curriculum, emphasized the value of liberal education in his Oct. 10 address. 
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Ketcham To Deliver Samford’s Holley-Hull Lectures Nov. 6-7
Ketcham's areas of expertise include ecclesiology, student ministry and spiritual formation. She is best known for her book "Reciprocal Church: Becoming a Community Where Faith Flourishes Beyond High School." 
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Armstrong, DeVries Named Mann Center Fellows
The fellowships, presented by Samford’s Frances Marlin Mann Center for Ethics and Leadership, are designed to engage and accelerate the work of Samford employees who demonstrate a commitment to exemplary approaches in community-based learning.