Our classes are online and typically 8 weeks in length, start monthly, with no specific login times. Our tuition is $270 per credit hour for undergraduate courses. Our university has open enrollment and there is no cost to apply. In about 15 minutes, you can complete the application and be one step closer to any one of these goals:
Transfer Credits to Your Current School
Interested in taking a class over the summer or any time to transfer back to your current school? Summer can be a great time to complete general education requirements or explore new horizons. We offer all the popular disciplines, like English, history, math, and science. Before applying, be sure your course selection will transfer back to your home school. Follow all of the steps below to apply and get started.
Pursue Professional Development
If this is for your own professional growth, you can skip steps 2-3 below. Just choose your class (step 1) and complete the application (step 4). Here are some classes that our working adults typically pursue:
Gain Specialized Credit or Licensing
If you need to fulfill a licensing requirement, please follow all the steps below. Before you apply, check with the appropriate licensing board to ensure the course you plan to take will you help you move forward.
Explore Online Learning
If you are just giving online learning a trial run at APU, you can skip steps 2-3. Just choose your class (step 1) and complete the application (step 4).
Transfer to the Community College of the Air Force "GEM" Program
APU is proud to participate in the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) "GEM" program, allowing Airmen to complete CCAF's 15 semester hours of general education requirements. Choose your course from a selection of APU courses that are eligible for this program, then you're ready to complete the application (step 4).
Earn College Credits in High School
As an exceptional junior or senior in high school, you can enroll in our 100-and 200-level courses while still in high school. This is known as dual enrollment and we encourage you to talk to your high school guidance counselor about the dual enrollment opportunities at your school. Learn more about eligibility requirements for dual enrollment.