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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.
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University & Student Honors Go Hand-in-Hand
A five-time recipient of the prestigious Online Learning Consortium Effective Practice Award.
Nearly 60 students and alumni honored as Presidential Management Fellows finalists, one of the nation's most prestigious programs for leadership and public service.
Received “Best for Vets Colleges” distinction from Military Times since 2013.
Recognized for the Quality of our Education
APU is part 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.
In addition to our HLC accreditation, APU’s programs in accounting, business, emergency and disaster management, fire science, health information management, nursing, and public health have earned 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.
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