Auburn University is a comprehensive land, space and sea grant research institution blending arts and applied sciences. As a comprehensive university, Auburn University is committed to offering high-quality undergraduate, graduate, and professional education to its students. Auburn University offers degrees in 13 schools and colleges at the undergraduate, graduate and professional levels.
Because research is essential to the mission of a land-grant university, Auburn University continues to develop its research programs. The focus of the research is to find solutions to problems and the development of knowledge and technology. The University's research programs make an important contribution to instructional programs through the involvement of graduate and undergraduate students and the renewal of the faculty.