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Our university at a glance.

Our Community of Students


Degrees Conferred Since 1995




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Average Undergraduate Class Size


Working Adults


Students Referred By Others

Students by School

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Students by Level

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Military Background

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The Online Student Experience

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Our asynchronous format means you can log in and work on your own schedule.

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Classes start monthly so you can too

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8 and 16 week courses available in most programs

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Discussion boards, forums, blogs, and other social media keep you connected to classmates and professors.

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APUS library, study resources, and academic advisors to help you succeed.

Providing Value for Your Education Dollars

Annual Tuition & Fees

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Transfer Your Credits

70% of undergraduate students transfer credits.

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Our Students Say

Our Alumni Say

Employers Say

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of seniors who responded to the survey evaluated their experience as positive

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of seniors who responded to the survey would choose us again

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of alumni who responded to the survey would recommend us to a friend or colleague

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of alumni who responded to the survey feel their degree helped them obtain a new job

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of employers who responded to the survey would hire another one of our graduates

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of employers who responded to the survey feel our graduates possess field specific academic skills

National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), 2016

APUS Alumni Survey, 2016

APUS Alumni Employer Survey, 2016

Nearly 2,000 Global Faculty

Many of our faculty members are actively working as leaders in their fields. So the professors you find here today might be your mentors and colleagues tomorrow.

A few of our experts

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Linda Silva

Award-Winning Novelist

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Chris Reynolds, CEM

Emergency Management Expert

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Karen Paullet

Cybercrime Expert

University & Student Honors Go Hand-in-Hand

Online Learning Consortium

A five-time recipient of the prestigious Online Learning Consortium Effective Practice Award.

US News Best Online Programs award -2108

U.S. News & World Report ranks our bachelor's programs among the best nationally.

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38 graduate students and alumni honored as Presidential Management Fellowship finalists, one of the nation's most prestigious programs for leadership and public service.

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Received “Best for Vets Colleges” distinction from Military Times since 2015.

Recognized for the Quality of our Education

Higher Learning Commission Mark of Affiliation

HLC Accreditation

We are a member school of American Public University System (APUS), which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The HLC accredits degree-granting institutions located in a 19-state region and is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Specialized Accreditation

In addition to our HLC accreditation, programs in nursing, business, emergency and disaster management, and public health have earn specialized accreditation. Specialized accreditation adds a level of rigor to the curriculum and demonstrates to employers that graduates of these programs have achieved the required knowledge and skills to perform in their professions.

Data on this page effective November 2017