Auburn University Online Classes

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To further your career without spending time in a classroom, consider Auburn University online classes. This program enables you to receive the same education on-campus students receive but with the flexibility of completing coursework from anywhere you can log in to the university's online course website.

Auburn University Online Classes

Auburn University has many different degrees in a variety of programs with online classes.


Receive a master's degree in Agronomy and Soils from the College of Agriculture. Some of the courses do require you to visit the campus briefly and one class is a lab, which means you have to attend the lesson in the laboratory. The school offers it five days a week to make it as convenient as possible for distance learning students to complete this requirement.

You can find the courses you need to complete for this degree on the Department of Agronomy and Soils site.


The Business College offers a master's degree in:

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Information Systems Management
  • Executive MBA
  • Physician's Executive MBA

To complete the Distance MBA, you will watch video lectures through online streaming or DVD. You will submit your assignments through postal mail or email.

To know what to expect when pursuing an MBA, check out the College of Business MBA Program.


If you're interested in pursuing a masters in education, you can in the following disciplines:

  • Business Education
  • Foreign Language Education
  • Music Education
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Special Education
  • Graduate Certificate in TESL/TEFL

You can also receive the Educational Specialist degree in Foreign Language and a certificate in Rehabilitation Leadership and Management.

Each program has a different curriculum; consult the College of Education website to see the courses for your intended degree.


It's possibly to earn a master's degree from the Engineering college in the following areas:

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical
  • Civil
  • Industrial/Systems
  • Material
  • Mechanical
  • Computer Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Dual MBA/MISE

You can also earn CEUs through Auburn University distance learning if you work in engineering, business management, technical occupations, education and the government.

You can find course listings on the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering website.

Human Sciences

You may receive a Food Science Nutrition master's degree with a specialization in Hotel/Restaurant Management from the College of Human Sciences.

Find course information on the college's website.

Applying to the Distance Learning Program for a Master's Degree

The Graduate School dean makes all decisions on who is accepted into the distance learning program. As a minimum requirement, you need to have a bachelor's degree from a college or university. You also need to have taken the Graduate Record Exam (GRE). You will need to take the GRE Subject Test if you're interested in the English doctoral program. For Management, Finance, Master of Business Administration, and Master of Accountancy, you will need to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). You need three sealed recommendation letters sent to the department as well as an official transcript of your undergraduate studies.

Auburn University Distance Learning for Undergraduates

Undergraduates are also able to take Auburn University online classes towards a bachelor's degree. You may see a current list of available courses on the Undergraduate Distance Courses page.

More Information

If you live in the area, you may visit the Office of Distance Learning and Outreach Technology at the Foy Union building. If you are not in the area, you can contact the department by calling 334-884-3103 or by email at

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