Get Scuba Certified for Class Credit

We offer three courses through Auburn University that allow you to earn your Open Water certification, Advanced Open Water certification, or Dive Master certification. Each class is a 2 credit hour physical education elective course.


Scuba 1


Earn your entry level Open Water Diver certification with our Scuba 1 course. No experience is necessary, but you must be able to swim. Course number is PHED-1760.

Scuba 2 and 3


Our Scuba 2 program gives you the opportunity to earn your Advanced Open Water Diver certification. You must be certified by a recognized agency to begin this course. 

Course number is PHED 1700-01. 

Our scuba 3 program gives you the opportunity to earn your Dive Master certification. You must be an experienced diver with at least 40 dives to begin this program. 

Course number is PHED 1700-02. 

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