This graduate certificate prepares students to teach at the college or university level and provides an understanding of higher education roles as well as application-oriented experiences in the teaching field.

This program is offered on campus only. 

Certificate Overview


Required Courses - 9 hrs

  • The Professoriate

  • Seminar in College Teaching

  • Practicum

Elective Courses - 3 hrs

  • Teaching the Disadvantaged Adult

  • Special Topics in Adult Education

  • Curriculum Theory & Practice

  • Educational Psychology & Educational Implications

  • The Individual in the Teaching-Learning Process

  • Learning Theory & Educational Practice

  • Social & Cultural Diversity in American Education

  • Preparing Future Faculty Seminar

  • Other Approved Courses

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Ready to join the Auburn Family?

Visit Auburn’s Graduate School homepage for checklists, resources, valuable graduate student information and to begin your application. Please contact department faculty listed above with program-specific questions.

Last updated: 11/30/2023