Professional Credit Programs

Professional Credit Program opportunities are available from a variety of campus departments. Certain areas may offer degree credit, continuing education units (CEUs), or other professional credit units.


Office of Professional and Continuing Education

Auburn University Office of Professional and Continuing Education offers online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations.

  • Contact: Office of Professional & Continuing Education | (334) 844-5100 | opce@auburn.edu

Biggio Center

The Auburn University Dietary Managers Program is a nationally accredited correspondence program providing food service professionals in institutional foodservice such as healthcare, school nutrition, and corrections a quality education.


College of Agriculture

Certificate courses are courses that you may take that do not require official admission to Auburn University but are made available to you directly from the College of Agriculture at lower cost. You will not receive a transcript for the course. Instead, you will receive a Certificate of Completion, which you may use as evidence that you have successfully completed the course.


College of Education

The College of Education is fast becoming a leader in providing distance education programs on the Auburn University campus and beyond. Whether offering full degree programs or individual courses to support those programs, distance education opportunities are continuing to grow.


Samuel Ginn College of Engineering

Engineering Continuing Education offers a variety of workshops, seminars, conferences and short courses to enhance professional development or meet license renewal requirements. Many of these programs provide Continuing Education Credits (CEUs). There are four specialized training areas: Alabama Technology Transfer, Southern Regional Radon Training and the distance learning Engineering Professional Development courses.


Harrison School of Pharmacy

The Health Watch certificate training program is a training program that teaches pharmacists the skills necessary to become a provider of biometric screenings within the Alabama Pharmacists Network.

Last Updated: November 6, 2014