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Our Latest Degree Programs
The College of Health Sciences is meeting the demands of today’s growing health care workforce by preparing competent and compassionate individuals who are answering their calling to care. 
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Addressing the Nursing Shortage
In an effort to reverse the projected nursing shortage, Ida Moffett School of Nursing is working to successfully increase student capacity for accredited schools of nursing across the nation.  
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Nursing Students Encouraged to Communicate Care and Compassion During White Coat Ceremony
On Oct. 6, Samford University’s Ida Moffett School of Nursing honored 72 Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) students in Brock Recital Hall during its annual White Coat Ceremony. The students were comprised of members of the traditional, second-degree and transfer B.S.N. programs. All of who began clinical courses this semester. 
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Ida Moffett School of Nursing Honors Alumni at Annual Courage to Care Gala
Samford University’s Ida Moffett School of Nursing honored 60 distinguished alumni at its annual Courage to Care Gala Sept. 27. The honorees were selected based on their commitment and service to the nursing profession as well as their fulfillment of the maxims established by Ida Vines Moffett, the school’s namesake. 
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HEAL Conference Convenes National Thought Leaders to Discuss Medical Marijuana
For the past 20 years, Samford University’s Healthcare Ethics and Law Conference has invited students and medical professionals to campus for a vibrant discussion on some of the most pressing health care ethics and law issues facing society today. This year, the conference's topic was the benefits and risks associated with medical marijuana. 
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Tour Samford’s Experiential Learning and Simulation Center in Celebration of Health Care Simulation Week
Samford University’s Experiential Learning and Simulation Center celebrated Health Care Simulation Week, Sept. 16-20, in partnership with the Society for Simulation in Healthcare.  
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Samford Ranked Third in the Nation for Student Engagement by Wall Street Journal
Samford University students are among the nation’s most engaged according to new rankings published by The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education. The university ranked #3 nationally in student engagement, climbing nine spots since last year’s ranking.