The Governing Institute and APU support your success through education.
Sharing the goal of advancing public sector innovation.
We are pleased to announce that American Public University (APU) is the only fully-online Governing Institute MPA Partner School. Through our cooperative relationship, we are working together to offer you flexible and affordable online certificates and degree programs to build and enhance careers in public service.
APU is respected for career-relevant academic programs. We are part of the accredited American Public University System. Our online courses fit the demanding schedules of employees like you, and many of our highly-credentialed faculty hold key positions in government agencies and public safety organizations.
How to Receive Your Benefits
Future Students: Select Governing Institute as your employer when you complete our admissions application.
Current Students: Confirm that Governing Institute is listed under the employer category in your university records. Learn how.
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Per Credit Hour:
- Undergraduate: $285
- Master's Degree and Graduate Certificate: $370
- 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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