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NAEP and APU support success through education.

Helping you reach your goals is our shared priority.

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The National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP) and American Public University (APU) are working together to offer you flexible and affordable online courses, certificates and degree programs.

Whether you are responsible for environmental policy, planning and design, environmental intelligence, sustainability, fish and wildlife management, or environmental science, we're here to provide you with an affordable, career-relevant education that helps meet your professional development goals.

Key Benefits

  • 5% tuition grant.
  • Book grant: textbooks and/or ebooks are provided at no charge to students earning undergraduate academic credit.
  • Access to our NAEP student chapter.
  • Transfer credit: the Academy of Board Certified Environmental Professionals (ABCEP) and APU have partnered to award up to 6 semester hours as transfer credit to environmental professionals who hold their Certified Environmental Professional (CEP) Credential.

Note: Grants cannot be applied retroactively. 

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Additional Benefits

Join us for our 6th exciting year of interactive webinars with our environmental industry experts brought to you by APU and NAEP. Topics include: Transitioning to the Professional World; Technology Tools in the Environmental Field; and Career Development.

View 2017 webinar schedule and register.

View 2016 webinars on demand.

How to Qualify for Benefits

Future students: Select NAEP – National Assn. of Environmental Professionals in the Membership/Association category when you complete our admissions application.

Current students: Confirm that NAEP – National Assn. of Environmental Professionals is listed under the Membership/Association category in your university records.Learn how.


Tuition Per Credit (with partner benefits)  

  • Undergraduate: $256.50
  • Graduate: $332.50
  • *Military Undergraduate: $250
  • *Military Graduate: $325

*We offer our military-affiliated students a tuition grant that caps undergraduate tuition at $250/credit hour (military TA limit) and graduate tuition at $325/credit hour. This grant is for U.S. active-duty servicemembers, Guard, Reserve, military spouses and dependents, and veterans.

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Jennifer Lawson

Jennifer Lawson

Jennifer Lawson leads the Strategic Relations Admissions Team whose members are here to answer all educational partnership questions.

Call: 855-731-9201

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