The AUM College of Education recognizes that the development of a competent, committed, and reflective educator means the development of a Professional Educator.

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Exercise Science
The Exercise Science program is a dynamic and exciting major preparing students for careers in human performance, training and conditioning, corporate fitness and wellness.  The AUM Exercise Science program is an educationally recognized program (ERP) by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) for its outstanding program leading to careers in athletic strength conditioning.  The department houses two state-of-the-art Human Performance Laboratories that feature house metabolic cart systems, body composition technology, an endless pool and electromyography to study muscle physiology first-hand. An internship is required.
Traditional Masters Plan of Study

Physical Education
The Physical Education Teacher certification program prepares candidates to teach physical education in a P-12 setting.  Candidates must meet Auburn Montgomery and Alabama Department of Education teacher certification requirements. 
Traditional Masters Plan of Study - Online
Alternative Masters Plan of Study
Educational Specialist Plan of Study - Online

Sport Management - Certification
The Sport Management program at AUM will assist students in preparing for sport-related careers.  A combination of sport related coursework and business class work will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to enter the sport industry.  The courses focus on the uniqueness of sports in areas such as marketing, facility management, risk management and legal issues, leadership, ethics, etc.  An internship is required.

Traditional Masters Plan of Study

Sport Management

This program prepares students to enter the professional and/or amateur sport arena or to enhance their content knowledge to further their sport-related careers.  An internship is required.

Traditional Masters Plan of Study

Career Paths
Human Performance
Health and Wellness
Strength and Conditioning
Cardiac Rehab
Pre-Physical Therapy
Corporate Fitness