Dr. Nayef H. Samhat
Phone: (864) 597-4000
Fax: (864) 597-4179
Wofford College, established in 1854, is an independent liberal arts college of 1,450 students in Spartanburg, S.C. Wofford ranks 5th nationally in the percentage of undergraduates receiving credit for study abroad. Home to one of the nation’s 280 Phi Beta Kappa chapters, Wofford’s historic 170-acre campus is recognized as a national arboretum. Affiliated with the United Methodist Church, the college is committed to quintessential undergraduate education within the context of values-based inquiry.
Intercultural Studies for Business
Pre Professional Programs
Education (Prepares graduates to teach in public/private schools in South Carolina and the nation. Leads to licensure in grades 9-12 in biology, chemistry, English, mathematics, social studies (economics, government, history, psychology and sociology) and grades K-12 in French.)
African/African American Studies
Latin American & Caribbean Studies
19th Century Studies
Wofford alumni live in all 50 states and more than 25 foreign countries. They include five Rhodes Scholars, five Truman Scholars, two Barry M. Goldwater Scholars, two James Madison Fellows, one Udall Scholar, 12 Woodrow Wilson Fellows, nine Rotary Ambassadorial Scholars, and three members of the Teach for America Corps.
Of 15,587 living alumni (graduates and non-graduates), 1,155 are presidents or owners of corporations or organizations; 924 practice medicine, dentistry or other health-care professions; 803 are attorneys or judges. In 2008, 37 percent of Wofford alumni made a gift to the college.