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Distance Learning Systems and APU support your success through education.

Helping you reach your goal is our shared priority.

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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.

Key Benefits

$0 Application Fee*
$0 Textbooks & eBooks
Provided at No Charge to Students Earning Undergraduate Academic Credit
$0 Transfer Credit Evaluation
 
$270.75 Undergraduate Credit Hour with Partner Discount
$250/Undergraduate Credit Hour with Military Grant*
$285/Undergraduate Credit Hour Standard Rate
$351.50 Graduate Credit Hour with Partner Discount
$250/Graduate Credit Hour with Military Grant*
$370/Graduate Credit Hour Standard Rate

*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 university book grant provides no-cost textbooks and ebooks for all undergraduate and doctoral students and all military-tuition-grant-eligible master’s-level students.

More Benefits

  • 5% tuition discount to all DLSII graduates.
  • Book grant: textbooks and/or ebooks are provided at no charge to students earning undergraduate academic credit.

Note: Grants cannot be applied retroactively.

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How to Qualify for Benefits

FUTURE STUDENTS:

Enter DLSII as your as your membership or affiliation when you complete our admissions application.

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CURRENT STUDENTS:

 Confirm that DLSII is listed under the Membership/Association field in your university records. 

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