Troy University – Montgomery is an institution committed to adult education. The history of the university dates back to the 1950s when extension courses were offered at Fort Rucker and Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, to support the United States Military. Troy State College teaching centers were established at these two locations in 1965. The Maxwell Air Force Base campus came to be known as the Montgomery campus of Troy University. The university runs evening classes for adult learners. The study program schedules are designed keeping in mind the needs and time constraints of a working adult who has family responsibilities to attend to. Following accreditation by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Troy University – Montgomery offers associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees in a wide range of subjects.
Troy University-Montgomery has online programs for distant learners. The web-based programs are imparted through the BlackBoard 8.0 Courseware Management System. The Montgomery campus offers study programs through the following academic colleges:
- College of Arts and Sciences
- College of Education
- Graduate School
- Sorrell College of Business
Some of the subjects in which degrees are offered are business administration, marketing, management, computer and information science, English, social sciences, aerospace studies, web development, and mathematics.