Auburn University at Montgomery

Category: Small public | State: AL

About Auburn University at Montgomery

Ranked among the South's top universities by U.S. News & World Report and among the best colleges in the Southeast by The Princeton Review, Auburn University at Montgomery (AUM) offers more than 90 undergraduate and graduate degree programs and certifications. Founded in 1967 and located in Alabama's vibrant state capital, Auburn University at Montgomery is a four-year regional institution accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. With a faculty-to-student ratio of 16:1 and nearly 50 percent of classes including fewer than 20 students, AUM offers a high quality and highly personalized educational experience.

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Why you should attend?

The campus is in close proximity to Maxwell Gunter Air Force Base, Alabama's oldest base and largest by population. Auburn University at Montgomery's staff includes a full-time veteran liaison, and its Veteran Services Office assists veterans, reservists, National Guardsmen and dependents of disabled or deceased veterans. AUM makes education affordable through its Military and Dependent Scholarship, Guaranteed Reserve Forces Duty Scholarship, Green to Gold Scholarship and ROTC Campus-Based Scholarship programs. It also offers the AUM Guard Card, a first-of-its-kind initiative in Alabama that offers Alabama National Guard member students $1,000 per academic year for books, supplies and campus meals .


Top Degrees


A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

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Other Expenses$3,850$4,125$3,949$4,224