The mission of American Public University System is to provide high quality higher education with emphasis on educating the nation's military and public service communities by offering respected, relevant, accessible, affordable, and student-focused online programs that prepare students for service and leadership in a diverse, global society.
APUS at a Glance
#1 Provider of Education to U.S. Military and Veterans*
263 Degrees & Certificates
84% New Undergraduates Transferred Credit
*Based on FY 2019 Department of Defense tuition assistance and Veterans Administration student enrollment data, as reported by Military Times, 2020
Data current as of June 30, 2022
At each and every step of the way, I had the support needed to move toward the ultimate goal of graduating and pursuing my career ambitions.
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The nominations signal continued APUS student and alumni recognition by the Presidential Management Fellows Program.
All active students at American Military University (AMU) and American Public University (APU) can now access an online peer-support network for their mental health needs and well-being, thanks to a new partnership with TalkCampus.
APUS' Sports Management Programs Earn Specialized Accreditation from the Commission on Sport Management
The Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) has awarded specialized accreditation to American Public University System’s Bachelor of Science in Sports Management and Master of Science in Sports Management degree programs.