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At American Public University, our expert faculty and industry advisors work to shape an affordable, relevant, online education that responds to the needs of working professionals looking to advance in their careers. Come discover how our award-winning, accredited education can help you reach your next level.

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  1. Online Learning Tips

    Cities Amenable to Public Administration Field Placements for Online Students

    Cities Amenable to Public Administration Field Placements for Online Students Jul 12, 2018

    A study shows that partnerships between online universities and cities helps public administration students to be prepared for the public-sector workforce.

  2. APUS Alumni Stories: Driving Change in the Lives of Veterans Jul 11, 2018

    AMU alumnus Kevin Dougherty discusses his career as a voluntary service specialist and events coordinator and his work with veterans.

  3. Determining Your Career Path before or during Your College Years Jul 6, 2018

    One thing you definitely should not stress over is selecting your career before starting college. Let your career path evolve over time.

  1. Online Career Tips

    Ghosting: Why Employers Are Experiencing This Behavior from Job Candidates and New Hires

    Ghosting: Why Employers Are Experiencing This Behavior from Job Candidates and New Hires Jul 16, 2018

    The practice of ghosting is driving employers crazy. Companies invest a good deal of time and money in hiring, only to find their top choices disappearing.

  2. Three Ways to Engage Audiences in Conference Presentations Jul 13, 2018

    Three ways to engage audiences in conference presentations are giving of yourself, putting the audience on alert and letting the facts speak for themselves.

  3. How Do You Want to Be Remembered after Retirement? Jul 11, 2018

    When people gather to honor you at your retirement, how would you like to be remembered? Do you want to be known as a person who spread kindness?

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