Published on January 13, 2006 by Mary Wimberley  
Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2006-11-29

Samford University's Metro Programs will hold an information session for prospective students Monday, Dec. 4, at 5:30 p.m. in the Sciencenter planetarium.

During the one-hour session, staff, faculty and students will answer questions about Samford's accredited evening undergraduate degree program for adults.

Courses may lead to bachelor of science or associate of science degrees in five areas of study, and certificates in Geographic Information Systems and Legal Assistant programs.

Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.