Former Samford University track and field student-athlete Owen Wagoner has received a prestigious postgraduate scholarship from the NCAA. Wagoner received his Bachelor of Science degree in physics in 2014 and plans to pursue a master's degree in information systems management at Carnegie-Mellon University.
Published on July 20, 2015 by Herb Brooks
About Samford University—Samford is a premier nationally ranked Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts and a distinct blend of 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 3rd nationally for student engagement and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance ranks Samford 34th among private universities in the U.S. for value and affordability. Samford enrolls 5,692 students from 46 states and 28 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.