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Whether you're well along your career path or just starting out, higher education can help you reach the next level. If you're ready to move forward, we're ready to help.

A Student-First Approach

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

At-a-Glance

  • American Public University System is ranked in the top 12% of all online bachelor's degree programs by U.S. News & World Report.1
  • 190+ online programs
  • 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 employed4
  • Federal Student Aid and Armed Forces Tuition Assistance accepted
  • Low tuition: among the 10 U.S. leading providers of online education, we are on average 20% lower for undergraduate and 33% lower for graduate students4

1 - Source: U.S. News & World Report, Best Online Bachelor's Programs, January 2014.
2 - Source: National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), 2012.
3 - Source: American Public University System, Alumni Survey, January 2012- December 2012.
4 - 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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