American Public University System Graduate Program Reviews

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95%
of students recommend
(4.21 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 184 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and DEAC
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ACBSP and CCNE
  • Campus Setting: Town: Fringe
  • Student Population: 52,361 (42,888 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 94% part-time, 6% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $6,600
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Military Science
Graduation Year: 2018

American Military University is great for people in the military with a full time job. It is a challenging course but accomplishable course. I work from 0600-1800 every day, have a wife and a kid and still find time to complete my degree. The course material is a little out of date but it is still relevant today. I plan to take what I have learned and apply it to a Ph.D.
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: History
Graduation Year: 2017

American Military University renewed my faith that I could do a master's, after my alma mater failed to provide me with the support I needed. It is not easy being a military spouse who might get uprooted on short notice, but AMU understands the needs of the military and their spouses. The process to apply was so easy, the staff has been helpful and involved the whole way. Teachers are experts in their fields and my fellow students are there for all the right reasons. I'm truly grateful to be a student at a university that wants me to succeed.
3.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Public Administration
Graduation Year: 2018

This school has given me a second chance in public education. Online classes are fast paced but the faculty makes it easy to contact and are involved. You always have support from any department that can guide or help you at all times. I would definitely recommend this school for military and adult learners.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Criminal Justice
Graduation Year: 2019

This degree opens the door to many possibilities for my family and I. With this degree I can secure a position that will help me support my family as well as provide everything that they need. My husband is a disabled veteran, so this will help as well, e will now be able to stop hurting himself everyday to support our family by himself.
4.2 out of 5.0
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Degree: History
Graduation Year: 2016

It was an outstanding experience with excellent professors, and a thoughtful delivery system
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Law
Graduation Year: 2016

This college is great because it gives you the choice to be on campus or study online and still provides the flexibility to work and do other daily activities or routines. You also have the ability to speak with professors at any time on the computer if taking the online approach and both the professors and students provide timely feedback on all assignments so that one has time to make any changes to the work if necessary.
4.8 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business Administration
Graduation Year: 2017

APUS is an institution that allows students to take classes/course on their schedule. I had the ability to work full-time and take a courses when I was able to dedicate time to my education. I appreciated the professors immediate feedback on assignments, knowledge on the course subject and ability to bring great class discussions. My classes have prepared me for my future desired job in athletics.
3.8 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2010

It is a good online school. It is a good place to really learn a subject and the flexible format makes earning a degree easier.
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Homeland Security
Graduation Year: 2017

As single mother who works full time, this school has been amazing! The class curriculum is very well put together, and has taught me so much useful information that I will be able to utilize in my career. I'm able to continue my education without having to take time away from my children or my job. I highly recommend this school to anyone working and a parent.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Management
Graduation Year: 2016

APUS/AMU has greatly enhanced my professional development as well as my academic growth. AMU professors genuinely cared for me as a student and worked with me through time issues while I was stationed in Korea. I am extremely grateful for APUS/AMU and I highly recommend them to all.
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