Quick Facts

Established: 1841
Accrediting Body: SACSCOC
Enrollment: 945
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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Students Join National Millennial, Gen Z Organization
The group hosts roundtable discussions between students and key influencers in business and government. 
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Mentoring, Internship, Service Create Path To Law School for Arts & Sciences Graduate
Graduating political science major Hannah Maynor will head into an unexpectedly transformed world of graduate education this December, but with confidence that she is prepared to meet its challenges. 
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Grayson Finds Enriched Experiences in Online Political Science Education
Marissa Grayson is a veteran of television interviews about politics, so it isn’t unusual for some of her audiences to see her on screen rather than at the front of a traditional classroom. That’s how she’s teaching everyone during the pandemic, and the transition online has not diminished her dedication to the work.