Academic excellence that creates a pathway to your success
At Troy University, we are focused on your success in today’s competitive and global
marketplace. With 170+ quality academic programs at TROY, you're sure to discover
a combination of majors, minors and concentrations to help you achieve your professional
goals. The academic experience at TROY is enhanced by a dedicated faculty, strong
community partnerships and rich real-world learning opportunities — including internships,
research, study abroad, fine arts, cultural experiences and service-learning.
As a proud, state university accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and
Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), TROY continues to provide students with
top-notch instruction and valuable degree options. Because of this accreditation,
TROY awards its students associate, baccalaureate, master’s, education specialist
and doctoral degrees. But our achievements don’t stop there.
Rankings & Points of Pride
Each year, TROY gains the attention of national and international publications and
organizations that highlight the University’s stellar achievements and academic offerings.
From The Princeton Review to U.S. News and World Report, this comprehensive listing
will show you how TROY is recognized in important areas such as accessibility, affordability,
academic programs and commitment to our nation’s military men and women and their
Colleges and Schools
Troy University has five colleges that prepare our students to excel in their careers
and in life. We offer more than 260 internationally recognized undergraduate and graduate
programs. Our expert professors provide individual attention in a supportive setting
where classes have an average student-to-teacher ratio of 16 to 1.
At TROY, we understand how difficult it is to balance work, family, and your education.
That is why our online, in-class, or blended programs give you the choice to learn
when and how it is best for you. As a TROY student you have the flexibility of taking
your classes online, in the classroom, or both. As a TROY student you will be able
to take your classes at any of our locations, including online. TROY offers a variety
of online undergraduate degrees, as well as, evening classes at our Montgomery, Dothan,
and Phenix City Campuses.
Whether you are a first-time freshman or an adult returning to school, Troy University
has a broad range of academic and professional support services and resources to help
you achieve more than you ever thought possible.
Assigned to every new TROY student upon their first semester of study, TROY academic
catalogs serve as a roadmap to success for students across all disciplines. Within
its pages, each year’s catalog outlines degree program maps, academic requirements,
TROY standards, regulations, expectations and much more. Find your catalog today.
FastTrack One-Year Master's
If your career needs an energy shot, a Troy University one-year fast track graduate
program may be right for you! With one of our fast track programs, you can get the
professional boost you’re looking for in communication, business, education, social
work or criminal justice.
TROY's Honors Program offers the academically superior students a specially designed
program within a supportive community that fosters creative thinking, intellectual
development and social responsibility. This enhanced program is designed to provide
a balance of common experience and flexibility addresses to individual achievement,
as well as a comprehensive framework on which to build disciplinary studies.
The General Studies program is an interdisciplinary program that prepares students
to become effective communicators and critical thinkers who can speak, read, write
and compute effectively. These skills represent those attributes essential for student
academic and professional success. The General Studies program is divided into five
separate areas: English Composition, Humanities/Fine Arts, Mathematics and Sciences,
History/Social/Behavioral Sciences, and Pre-professional/Majors/Elective courses.
Studying abroad provides both faculty and students quality-learning experiences that
increase students' knowledge on an array of issues, advances their critical thinking,
tolerance, and understanding of cultural diversity. Studying abroad helps students
to gain international awareness, global competency, and to better compete in the worldwide
TROY is committed to academic excellence and the pursuit of research to prepare students
for a competitive global marketplace. Expert faculty are leading the charge to bring
advanced solutions and discovery for tomorrow's students. TROY is committed to offering a
world-class learning environment through top-ranked academics, internationalization
Whether your interests are in personal or professional development or both, Troy University
offers a variety of continuing education programs at affordable rates. More than 20,000
people have taken continuing education courses from TROY in subjects ranging from
business, healthcare, information technology, insurance, languages, legal studies
and teaching to art, genealogy, music and more.
TROY celebrates some of its best and brightest through its annual Honors Convocation.
This annual ceremony allows the University to publicly acknowledge the achievements
of newly inducted honor society members as well as celebrate exceptional students
within each academic department. Outstanding members of TROY’s faculty and staff are
also recognized during this event.
Trojans Thrive at 30
The general plan for most students and parents is to graduate with a baccalaureate
degree in four years; however, many students do not take enough college credit per
academic year to do so. TROY is committed to helping students and parents design a
roadmap to ensure graduation in four years.
Flex classes are a hybrid of the online and in-class experience. Classes offered in
the Flex format will hold regular in-class sessions (for now only at the Dothan, Montgomery
and Phenix City campuses), and each class session will also be streamed live online
at the same time. In addition, recordings of each class session, along with a new
approach to course design, will be available for on-demand viewing later.
Global Scholars Program
The Global Scholars Initiative trains select groups of students to become more globally
aware, and therefore more globally prepared to pursue careers or graduate opportunities
in an international environment.