A Student First Approach

At our university, students are priority one. We're always committed to providing you with quality education, superior student resources, and affordable tuition. In fact, while post-secondary tuition has risen sharply nationwide, we continue to offer you affordable tuition without sacrificing academic quality. And our tuition and costs are always transparent with no hidden charges.

  • American Public University System  is ranked in the top 12%  of all online bachelor’s degree programs by U.S. News & World Report.1
  • 93% of employers would hire one of our graduates again2
  • 95% of seniors say they would choose us again3
  • 94% of seniors would recommend us to a friend or colleague4
  • 85% of graduates report they’re currently employed3
  • Federal Student Aid and Armed Forces Tuition Assistance accepted
  • Our combined tuition, fees, and books are roughly 20% less for undergraduate and 33% less for graduate students than the average published in-state rates at a public university.5
  • Tuition and costs are always transparent with no hidden charges.

1: Source: U.S. News & World Report, Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, January 2014.
2: Source: American Public University System, Alumni Employer Survey, January 2006-December 2012.
3: Source: National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), 2012.
4: Source: American Public University System, Alumni Survey, January 2012- December 2012.
5: Public in-state tuition information provided by the College Board 2013 Trends in College Pricing, National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) 2011 Digest of Education Statistics, and APUS estimates.


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