Distance Learning Systems and APU support your success through education.
Helping you reach your goal is our shared priority.
Distance Learning Systems (DLSII) and American Public University (APU) are working together to offer you flexible and affordable online courses, certificates, and degree programs. Whether you are interested in learning more about business, communications, political science or other areas, we are here to provide you with an affordable and career-relevant education that helps meet your needs and professional development goals.
- 5% tuition discount to all DLSII graduates.
- Book grant: textbooks and/or ebooks are provided at no charge to students earning undergraduate academic credit.
- Access to a dedicated strategic partnerships admissions team.
Note: Grants cannot be applied retroactively.
How to Qualify for Benefits
Future students: Enter DLSII as your as your membership or affiliation when you complete our admissions application.
Current students: Confirm that DLSII is listed under the Membership/Association field in your university records. Learn how.
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Your Cost (with partner benefits)
Per Credit Hour:
- Undergraduate: $270.75
- Master's Degree and Graduate Certificate: $351.50
- Military Undergraduate: $250*
- Military Master's Degree and Graduate Certificate: $250*
*To minimize out-of-pocket costs, active-duty servicemembers, their spouse/dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists receive a tuition grant that caps undergraduate, master's degree, and graduate certificate tuition at $250/credit hour. In addition, a master's-level book grant provides no-cost textbooks and ebooks for master’s-level courses to active-duty servicemembers, their spouse/dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists.
Annual Tuition & Fees
*Annual estimates are based on published tuition and technology fees assuming 30 undergraduate or 18 graduate-level semester credit hours.Technology fees are $50 per course and are covered by grants for U.S. active-duty military service members, and for National Guard and Reserve personnel when using military tuition assistance.
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