Samford University BSN


Basic Information: Samford University is located in Birmingham, Alabama.  This program is set up for the entry-level freshman wishing to gain their BSN or transfer students who have completed their general education requirements.

Must Dos: Students must apply to Samford University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: Four years.

Nursing Prerequisites: Students must have a minimum science GPA of 2.3 on a 4.0 scale in all required college courses (anatomy, physiology, microbiology, chemistry) or to be considered for conditional admission, a student must have a 2.3 in two of the four required courses.  

Prior Classwork Information: Transfer applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0 or higher with 24 credits or more OR a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 with a minimum ACT score of 21 or minimum SAT score of 1000.

Application Information: The application deadline for freshman is May 1st and for transfers is June 1st.  The application information for Samford University can be found here

Admission Tests: Freshman applicants must take the ACT or SAT and achieve scores of at least a 21 or 1000 respectively.  International students must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam. 

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid and scholarship information can be found here