Our Employees Model Our Mission

American Public University System’s (APUS) mission is to provide high quality higher education with emphasis on educating the nation’s military and public service communities by offering respected, relevant, accessible and affordable, student-focused online programs that prepare them for service and leadership in a diverse, global society. All of our employees contribute to the success of this mission, and work together as a team to ensure it is promoted in our daily work and responsibilities. Learn more about our Vision and Core Values.

We are rapidly growing our student base, expanding into new markets, and employing technology in exciting new ways to continue to make education a reality for people around the world. We need dynamic people from all backgrounds to allow us to live up to our mission of making education accessible to all.

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100% online, courses start monthly and are offered in 8- and 16-week formats. Faculty members connect to our virtual campus and MyClassroom Learning Management System remotely from their home location. Undergraduate Instructors must hold a minimum of a master's degree from a regionally accredited institution, or a master's degree with a minimum of 18 semester hours in the discipline they wish to teach. Other requirements may apply. Graduate level faculty must hold a terminal (doctoral) degree in the respective discipline.

Learn more about our Faculty Benefits and review the Frequently Asked Questions for more information.


We offer full time employees a generous and flexible benefits package including: company paid education, employer matched 401K, and competitive health and insurance plans. We have office locations in Charles Town, WV,  and Manassas, VA, but also employ many talented individuals working remotely from their home locations across the country. 

Learn more about our Staff Benefits and review the Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of American Public University System to afford equal opportunity to all qualified persons. We treat all qualified individuals equally as to their recruitment, hiring, assignments, advancements, compensation, and all other terms and conditions of employment. American Public University System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, or physical, mental, or sensory disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

American Public University System (APUS) participates in E-Verify® and Right to Work.

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Faculty Recruitment

877-468-6268 ext. 5469

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Staff Recruitment


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