online Associate of Arts for Management Leaders

American Military University offers an Associate of Arts in Management that enables working adults to prepare to meet the demands of organizational management. This multifunctional program is designed for career-motivated individuals and is facilitated entirely online. Students have the flexibility to complete a foundational management degree and balance it with their existing schedules. The online Associate of Arts in Management tackles the current and emerging challenges of building and optimizing a high-performance workforce in the global economy.

Students gain a working understanding of effective talent management solutions including the core human resource (HR) lifecycle components: recruitment, candidate selection, team dynamics, hiring laws and ethics, performance management, career development, compensation, benefits, employee relations, and policy and records management. This interdisciplinary program is also designed to meet requirements for those wishing to continue to earn their bachelor’s degree in management or related disciplines.

American Military University is part of American Public University System, which fully aligns its management degrees with the Society for Human Resource Management’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. Students are taught by practitioner instructors. Many are management experts who share their extensive knowledge leading in global organizations. Additionally, many students are HR and management professionals who connect online and stay actively involved in associations such as the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the Golden Key International Honour Society, and more.

Concentrations

Concentrations are designed to help you group courses together so you can further specialize in your field and pursue a more focused path to degree completion.

Explore the concentrations available for this program.

  • Human Resources
  • Retail Management
     

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Tuition Costs

Affordable rates, minimal fees, and plenty of help with financial aid. Primary cost displayed is for those students who are eligible for our military grant.

Undergraduate $250 per credit hour with military grant $270/credit hour standard rate Graduate $325 per credit hour with military grant $350/credit hour standard rate

Transfer Your Credits

Your degree may be closer than you think.

92% military & military-affiliated undergraduates applied transfer credit

Book Grant Savings: Ebooks are provided at no cost for students enrolled in undergraduate courses for credit.

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At American Military University, our expert faculty and industry advisors work to shape a quality, relevant, online education that responds to the needs of working adults looking to advance their education in order to meet professional goals. Come discover how our award-winning, accredited education can help you reach your next level.

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Received “Best for Vets Colleges” distinction from Military Times since 2015.

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Part of the accredited American Public University System (APUS).

Our Students Are Priority One

Lance Arnold
Lance Arnold
M.A., Criminal Justice

The pursuit of my degree taught me some valuable life and educational lessons that developed me into a better leader and more valuable asset to my agency.

Colt Tallent
Colt Tallent
B.A., Intelligence Studies

The education I received has proven invaluable as I advance within the realm of intelligence studies, and it has no doubt enhanced my competitiveness in meeting the needs of U.S. national security.

Chanda Chann
Chanda Chann
B.A., Management

At each and every step of the way I had the support needed to move toward the ultimate goal—graduation and pursuing my career ambitions.

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