Auburn University is ranked in the top 50 public institutions in the nation for providing quality education with educational value. As a comprehensive university, Auburn University is committed to offering high-quality undergraduate, graduate, and professional education to its students. Auburn University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commissions on Colleges to award Bachelor's, Master's, Educational Specialist and Doctor's Degrees. The University emphasizes a broad and superior undergraduate education that imparts the knowledge, skills, and values so essential to educated and responsible citizens. Additionally, the University provides high-quality graduate and professional programs in areas of need and importance to the state and beyond.
Building on Auburn University's mission to serve the citizens of Alabama and beyond, the Office of Professional and Continuing Education's online programs offer a variety of non-credit workforce and professional development training opportunities that will enable participants to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing and highly competitive global economy.
The goal of these programs is to increase access to higher education by facilitating the creation and implementation of high quality, interactive, non-credit courses and certificate programs.
All of the courses offered through the Office of Professional and Continuing Education's online programs are available to anyone, regardless of background or career path. Participants will find these programs to be convenient because they are available any time and are accessible from anywhere. Once you have completed a program, you will receive a certificate of completion from Auburn University.
By offering self-paced online career-training programs, Auburn University provides non-traditional students the opportunity to gain high demand skills and start new careers in growing industries. Auburn University is committed to maintaining the strengths of its traditional outreach programs while increasingly involving the broader University in outreach programs that respond to the changing needs of the society in which we live.