Online education for working adults looking to make a difference in business, healthcare, education, and government.

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Flexible online education designed for the unpredictable lives of those who serve.

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Our Mission

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*
252 Degrees & Certificates
83% New Undergraduates Transferred Credit
141,000+ Graduates

*Based on FY 2019 Department of Defense tuition assistance data, as reported by Military Times, 2020, and Veterans Administration student enrollment data as of 2023.
Data current as of December 31, 2023

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.
Chanda Chann

BA Management, 2013 | MBA 2015