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In the News
April 24, 2018
American Public University System (APUS) today announced that the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated APUS as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE). APUS joins an elite group of just over 200 regionally-accredited two-year, four-year and graduate-level institutions nationwide to receive the distinction.
April 10, 2018
American Public University System (APUS) today announced General Michael Hayden (USAF-ret), principal of global advisory firm the Chertoff Group, will present the keynote address at its 2018 commencement. The graduate and undergraduate ceremonies are scheduled for May 13 at 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., respectively, at the Gaylord National Hotel in National Harbor, MD.
American Public University System Appoints Dr. Ahmed Naumaan Dean, School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
March 7, 2018
American Public University System (APUS) today announced the appointment of Dr. Ahmed Naumaan as dean, School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). In his new leadership role, Dr. Naumaan will oversee the ongoing management, development and assessment of the school’s diverse programs.