Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2007-09-12
Samford University's Metro Programs office will host an information session on its evening undergraduate degree options Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 5:45 p.m. Anyone considering pursuing an associate or bachelor's degree is invited to the session in Brock Forum in Dwight Beeson Hall.
Current students, alumni, faculty and staff will discuss their experiences and answer questions. The session will conclude at 7 p.m.
Samford's bachelor of science degree in interdisciplinary studies is designed especially for working adults. Evening classes of small size encourage networking and relationship-building.
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. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 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 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.