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When the Wheels Aren’t Turning, Some Truckers Are Earning College Degrees

Road King Magazine
December 29, 2015
Interview with APU student Albert Dionne and Sr. Admissions Rep. Frederick Widdowson

Given their complex schedules and the unique demands of the job, truck drivers may just be the ideal candidates for online classes.

“One of the great pluses of learning online is that all you need is an Internet connection to access your classroom and the school library and to submit your assignments,” says Fred Widdowson, Senior Admissions Representative for American Military University.

Read the entire article at Road King Magazine.

About American Public University System

American Public University System, recipient of the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Ralph E. Gomory Award for Quality Online Education and five-time recipient of the OLC Effective Practice Award, offers more than 200 online degree and certificate programs through American Military University and American Public University. More than 70,000 alumni worldwide have benefited from APUS's relevant curriculum, affordability, and flexibility in pursuing and earning degrees in such areas as business, information technology, and security and global studies. For further information, visit

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