Undergraduate Advising

All Brock School of Business undergraduate students receive one-on-one advising. Schedule an appointment or visit the Office of Academic Programs suite, Cooney Hall 289. 

Jessica Russell

Jessica Russell

Academic Adviser

Jessica Russell is the academic adviser for the prebusiness students and business minors.



Students who wish to be admitted into Brock School of Business must meet the following requirements:

  • Attain a C- or better in each prebusiness course;
  • Attain a cumulative 2.25 or higher prebusiness GPA in business school courses;
  • Attain a cumulative 2.00 Samford University GPA.

Prebusiness courses consist of ACCT 211, 212; BUSA 100, 200, DATA 200, 201 and ECON 201, 202.

All Samford students must complete the university core and general education requirements.

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Graduate Advising

The associate director of academic programs advises Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) and Master of Accountancy (M.Acc.) students. Students are encouraged to read the graduate business student handbook and the University catalog in their entirety and become familiar with all academic policies.
Elizabeth Gambrell

Elizabeth Gambrell

Associate Director of Academic Programs

To schedule a graduate advising appointment, please contact the Academic Programs Office at 205-726-2040 or email Elizabeth Gambrell at eagambre@samford.edu.