Auburn University has a significant impact all across Alabama through its instructional, research and outreach and extension programs. Auburn leads in the development and application of innovative technologies that benefit the state’s economy. The University provides academic support for the state’s major industries, and delivers expert assistance and educational programs directly into the community. In fact, Auburn is engaged in every county of the state – Here’s how:
Outreach and Extension Programs
Auburn’s outreach and extension programs deliver daily a wide variety of services statewide focused on educational access, economic development, health and wellness, public safety, family wellbeing, business, and agriculture.
Non-credit instructional delivery
Auburn offers almost 500 non-credit instructional programs a year across Alabama, providing professional development and workforce training opportunities for skills improvement and job enhancement.
Technical networks, regional alliances and outreach providers
Auburn’s technical networks and units provide expert consultation and specialized services to business, industry, schools, healthcare providers, local government, and agriculture across the state.
Research Facilities and Extension offices
Auburn maintains two campuses and more than 100 offices and specialized research and extension facilities statewide.
Auburn Family Presence
Auburn’s family presence extends across Alabama, with more than 112,000 alumni and an average of 15,000 students living in the state.
Auburn’s community presence and engagement contributes greatly to the quality of life in Alabama. In all the Auburn University system and its alumni contribute $5.1 billion to the economy of the state, more than an 8 to 1 return relative to the university’s annual state appropriation.
Use the Alabama map to link to a county-by-county listing containing comprehensive impact information, program listings and contacts, and other Auburn connections in your county.
Last Updated: April 11, 2016