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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Battaglia Earns Teaching Honor
A colleague who nominated Battaglia for the honor praised her contribution to the scholarship of teaching, innovation in online education and her special interest in helping students explore belief. 
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Chemistry To Host Special Seminar Jan. 31
The seminar–Toward Orphan G Protein Coupled Receptor Ligand Discovery: Collaborative Computational Benchmarking Efforts-is free of charge and open to the public, but seating is limited to 100. 
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Chew Earns International Psychology Honor
Distinguished Member status is the highest honor offered by Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology. It has been conferred upon only 40 individuals in the organization’s 90-year history.