Student Population by Gender

Samford University has a total 5,509 enrolled students. By gender, 1,918 male and 3,591 female students (male-female ratio: 35:65) are attending Samford University.
3,373 students have enrolled in undergraduate programs and 2,136 students joined graduate programs at Samford University.
Total Student Enrolled In Academic Year 2017-2018 at Samford University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total5,5093,3732,136
Men1,9181,144774
Women3,5912,2291,362

Student Distribution by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, 4,438 White, 545 Black and 80 Asian students out of total 5,509 are attending at Samford University. Comprehensive enrollment statistic data by race/ethnicity is shown in next chart.
All Students Undergraduate Graduate
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (all students) at Samford University
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Undergraduate) at Samford University
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Graduate) at Samford University

Transfer-in Students (Undergraduate)

Among 3,373 enrolled in undergraduate programs, 127 are transfer-in students. The percentage of transfer-in students is 3.77%.109 students have transferred in as full-time status and 18 students transferred in as part-time status.
Transfer-in Students Population by Attendance Status at Samford University

Student Age Distribution

All Students Undergraduate Graduate
By age category, 21 students are younger than 18 and 8 students are older than 65 at Samford University. Samford University has 3,855 students aged under 25 and 1,351 students aged 25 and over out of 5,206 total students.
Students Age Distribution by Gender at Samford University
Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Samford University
In undergraduate programs, 21 students are younger than 18 and 2 students are older than 65. Samford University has 3,004 undergraduate students aged under 25 and 164 students aged 25 and over.
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at Samford University
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Samford University
It has 851 graduate students aged under 25 and 1,187 students aged 25 and over.
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at Samford University
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Samford University

Online Classes (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Samford University, 757 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 815 students are enrolled in some online courses.
All StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online Courses Enrolled in Some Online Courses
All Students5,509757815
Undergraduate3,37333558
Graduate2,136724257
Online Courses Student Enrollment at Samford University

Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Online Courses

538 students lived in Alabama or jurisdiction in which the school is located are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 219 students live in other State or outside of the United States.
Alabama ResidentsOther States in U.S. Outside of U.S.
All Students5382181
Undergraduate3210
Graduate5062171
Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Distance Learning Course