We prepare our students to solve societal issues, to understand and address problems facing our justice and legal infrastructures, to be informed and participate in politics and analyze economic trends in our society and around the globe.


The economics faculty at Auburn Montgomery play active roles as economists in the real world. From planning state budgets, analyzing the economic impact of natural and man-made disasters, to providing economic and humanitarian assistance overseas, AUM’s economists are renowned and trusted for their analysis and advice. Their experience will help you succeed in graduate programs, publish work in international journals, and engage with business and community leaders.


Criminal Justice

The faculty and staff of the Department of Criminal Justice bring forth a wealth of experience and knowledge to do an exemplary job of teaching in the fields of Criminal Justice, Legal Studies, and Organizational Leadership. 

Political Science and Public Administration

The Department of Political Science and Public Administration offers an undergraduate degree and several graduate degrees, including the only Ph.D. program at AUM. Its faculty members are experts in American politics, political psychology, comparative politics, international relations, and public administration.

Sociology, Anthropology and Geography

The faculty and staff of the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Geography is one of the more diverse and versatile groups within the University, as they cover Geography, Sociology, Archeology, Anthropology, Pre-social work, and Geographic Information Systems. The faculty and staff are alumni from the University of Florida, Louisiana State University, the University of Alberta, the University of Tennessee and the University of Alabama-Birmingham.


The Auburn University at Montgomery Army Reserve Officer Training Corps focuses on preparing young men and women for the challenges leading today's Army. The staff in the department are committed to helping you develop confidence, self-esteem and leadership skills that will help you progress in your college studies.

News and Events

Four Year Course Plans
Four Year Plans for every major are now available online! We will do our best to offer courses as defined. Upon successful completion of courses, and if taken as outlined, you should graduate with your undergraduate degree in four years. 

Student Ambassadors
The College of Public Policy and Justice is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 Student Ambassadors. Applications are due Friday, March 3, 2017! Learn more...

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Through its various departments, the AUM College of Public Policy and Justice offers a variety of resources to give students the necessary knowledge and skills to be profoundly competitive in the professional atmosphere. Join us and apply to AUM, where learning matters most.

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Amanda Brunson Tucker
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At Auburn Montgomery we encourage all prospective students to visit our campus at any time. Contact the Admissions Office (334-244-3615 or admissions@aum.edu) at least one week prior to the day you are interested in visiting the Warhawk Family so we can provide you with the best tour experience possible.