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Lifelong Learning Program

Since 2010 Walmart and American Public University System (APUS) have partnered in the Lifelong Learning Program as part of our shared commitment to making your college education from an accredited university convenient and affordable.


Introducing Courses in Managerial Analytics
Data procurement and analysis is playing a pivotal role in business in the pursuit to operate more efficiently, perform more effectively, and create better tools for managerial decision-making. Learn more about these new courses.

Tuition Grant Provides 15% Savings

All associates and eligible family members receive a 15% grant as long as they meet all other eligibility criteria. Just register for courses at American Public University or American Military University and a tuition grant will be applied, saving you 15% off the cost of courses.

* The tuition grant is not available through other institutions

College Credit for Walmart, Sam's Club, Logistics Job Learning

As an associate what you've learned on the job at Walmart, Sam's Club, or Logistics may be eligible for college credit, saving you time and money. View the eligibility criteria to learn more about associate requirements and the jobs that have been approved for job learning credit.

200+ Degree and Certificate Programs

We offer programs at the associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and certificate levels. With more than 200 degree and certificate programs to choose from, you'll find what you are looking for.

The following degrees are most applicable to Walmart and Sam's Club job experience and have been optimized for job learning credit awards.*

*Choosing one of these degrees does not guarantee award of job learning college credit

Choosing Your Academic Program

Selecting the right degree program is a key step in ensuring a smooth admissions process and a successful educational experience. Our advisors can help you make this important decision. To speak with an admissions representative, call 877-885-5140 or email us at

Undergraduate Book Grant

  • Through our university book grant, textbooks and/or e-books are provided at no charge to undergraduate students. That's an average savings of $1,000 per year for a full time student. *
  • Additional software and/or lab equipment required for some programs is not provided through the book grant. Refer to Course Materials within the Student Handbook for more information.

* Source: The College Board, Trends in College Pricing 2016-2017. Based on a full-time class schedule.

Benefits of Online Learning

  • Access your online classroom anytime, from any device, including our mobile app.
  • Fit your education around your personal calendar with classes that begin every month and are 8 or 16-weeks long.
  • Gain skills and confidence using technology and software - useful in any career. 
  • Broaden your horizons when you learn and grow within a supportive network of students, mentors, and faculty.


American Military University (AMU) is the #1 provider of higher education to the U.S. military.* We take great pride in educating those who serve. Learn more about our resources for military  servicemembers, veterans, and military spouses.

*According to the 2016 DOD enrollment figures. American Military University and American Public University were founded by American Public University System (APUS). Both university's have open enrollment to Walmart associates and eligible family members.

About American Public University System (APUS)

US News Best Online ProgramsAmerican Public University System (APUS) is the accredited institution comprised of American Public University and American Military University. APUS is one of the largest providers of online higher education offering more than 200 academic programs to students enrolled worldwide. Over the years, we have earned many accolades including the distinction of being a five-time recipient of the prestigious Online Learning Consortium’s Effective Practice Award, ranked as a top online university by U.S. News & World Report annually since 2013, and earned the "Best for Vets” rating from the Military Times annually since 2015.