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NAEP and APU support your success through education.

Educational Benefits Only for Our Partners.

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The National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP) and American Public University (APU) are working together to offer you flexible and affordable online courses, certificates and degree programs.

Whether you are responsible for environmental policy, planning and design, environmental intelligence, sustainability, fish and wildlife management, or environmental science, we're here to provide you with an affordable, career-relevant education that helps meet your 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, National Guard members, Reservists, and military spouses/dependents receive a tuition grant that covers undergraduate and master's-level tuition above the military TA cap of $250/credit hour. In addition, the University provides no-cost textbooks and ebooks for all undergraduate, doctoral, and military-tuition-grant-eligible master’s-level students.

More Benefits

  • 5% tuition grant for members and their family members
  • Book grant: textbooks and/or ebooks are provided at no charge to students earning undergraduate academic credit
  • Access to our NAEP student chapter
  • Access to the NAEP/APU library 
  • Transfer credit: the Academy of Board Certified Environmental Professionals (ABCEP) and APU have partnered to award up to 6 semester hours as transfer credit to environmental professionals who hold their Certified Environmental Professional (CEP) Credential

Note: Grants cannot be applied retroactively.

Webinars

Join our interactive webcasts with our environmental industry experts. Brought to you by APU and NAEP, webinars are held quarterly and include topics on environmental projects and the Clean Water and the Endangered Species acts.

View the 2020 webinar schedule and register

Past Webinars

View our 2019 webinars

View our 2018 webinars

View our 2017 webinars

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How to Qualify for Benefits

FUTURE STUDENTS:

Select NAEP – National Assn. of Environmental Professionals in the membership/association category when you complete our admissions application.

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CURRENT STUDENTS:

Confirm that NAEP – National Assn. of Environmental Professionals is listed under the membership/association category in your university records.Learn how.

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