Published on August 12, 2019  

For instance, internships for our students in the first year of the operation of the program included the Green Bay Packers, the Atlanta Braves, Legion FC and Coca-Cola sports marketing.  In a rapidly growing field, Samford graduates will be well positioned for leadership roles in the years ahead.

The world is better because of the direct engagement of Samford students in their fields of study.

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 2nd nationally for student engagement and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance names Samford 34th among private universities for value and affordability. Samford enrolls 5,729 students from 47 states and 30 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.