Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2012-07-23

Samford University's Adult Degree Program (ADP) will hold an information session for prospective students Wednesday, Aug. 1, 6-7 p.m. in Divinity Hall Room N102. Doors will open at 5:45 p.m.

Faculty, staff and current students will be on hand to discuss the ADP experience and answer questions.  Financial aid information will also be available.

Samford's ADP enables adults to earn a bachelor's degree or complete a paralegal studies certificate through evening classes. The bachelor of science degree in interdisciplinary studies is designed especially for working adults who want to achieve new educational and career goals. Concentrations are available in counseling and human services, paralegal studies, organizational leadership and liberal studies.

Admission is open for the fall semester, which begins Aug. 27.  For information, call (205) 726-2898, email ADP director Laura Tomlin at or visit


About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.