Mission Statement

The College of Sciences and Mathematics at Auburn University aims to promote scientific* literacy and interest among K-12 students, teachers, and communities in our region, our state, and our nation.


  • Encourage interest  in the sciences in K-12 students

  • Actively engage K-12 students and teachers in relevant and inspiring experiences in math & science

  • To motivate K-12 students to reach their full potential in science by providing them with access to exciting, hands-on laboratory activities, enthusiastic science mentors, and a supportive environment that encourages their intellectual development

  • Provide opportunities for Auburn University  faculty and undergraduate and graduate students to share their passion for science  with a broad audience

  • To provide professional development opportunities for K-12 teachers to improve the quality of math & science education

*The use of “science” in the mission and goals statements represents both science and mathematics.

Last updated: 07/29/2014