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APUS Student Community

  • Average Age    33
  • Working Adults    87%
  • Referred by Others    49%
  • 82,000+ Alumni

Military Affiliation

  • Active Duty    55%
  • Veteran    14%
  • National Guard    3%
  • Reserve    3%
  • Military Spouse    3%
  • Civilian    21%

Average Class Size   

  • Undergraduate    18
  • Graduate    10

Students by Level   

  • Undergraduate    82%
  • Graduate    18%

Students by Degree Type   

  • Associates    16%
  • Bachelors    59%
  • Masters    16%
  • Certificates & Other    9%

Transfer Students

  • Undergraduates with Transfer Credit    73%
  • Average Transfer Credits Award    34 credits 

Gender   

  • Male    61%
  • Female    33%
  • Unknown    6%

Ethnicity 

  • Caucasian    55%
  • Black or African American    16%
  • Hispanic or Latino    12%
  • Unknown    9%
  • Multiple    4%
  • Asian    2%
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native    1%
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander    1%

Degree & Certificate Programs Offered   

  • Undergraduate    125
  • Graduate    87
  • Doctoral    2

Degrees Conferred

  • 87,000 and counting (since 1995)
  • Students Returning for Second Degree 28%

Tuition Per Credit Hour

  • Undergraduate    $270 ($250 with military grant)
  • Graduate    $350 ($325 with military grant)

Faculty 

  • Nearly 2,000 Global Faculty
  • 370 Full-Time Faculty
  • 54% with Doctoral Degrees
  • 6 years Average Tenure
  • 400+ Military-Affiliated Staff/Faculty

University Specialized Accreditation

  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
  • International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC)
  • National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE)

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Data on this page effective as of August 2018.