Finish what you started.

Your military service may be worth college credit at American Military University.

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Your Degree May Be Closer Than You Think

You may be able to turn your hard-earned military service into valuable college credit at American Military University (AMU). AMU does not charge to review and apply eligible military service; prior training and job experience; JST, CCAF, DSST, POST, ACE, and CLEP credits. On average, veterans applied 46 undergraduate transfer credits.. When you apply transfer credits, you may finish faster and save money.

Be In Good Company

Study alongside students from the military, defense, public safety, and other mission-driven sectors.

Best for Vets

Best for Vets Colleges

Earned “Best for Vets Colleges” distinction from Military Times since 2013

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Military Students

85% of our students are active-duty military, National Guard members, Reservists, veterans, or military spouses/dependents.

Student Veterans of America

Student Veterans of America

One of the largest Student Veterans of America chapters nationwide

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HLC Accreditation

Part of American Public University System (APUS) which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

How We Help Veterans Transition & Excel

GI Bill® Assistance

We help you understand, navigate, and maximize your GI Bill® benefits. We have trained financial aid advisors ready to help veterans.

Supportive & Personalized

Veterans work on our faculty and staff. They’ve walked in your boots and they’ve got your six. We also have a staff chaplain to support you when you need it most.


Our advisors guide you in program selection with an eye toward your future. Our career services team understands your needs as a transitioning professional, offering career exploration exercises, resume reviews, and mock interviews.

Convenient & Accessible

Our courses are 100% online with no set login times. Undergraduate classes average 18 students, and master’s-level classes average 10 students.

We Make Quality Education Affordable for Veterans

per undergraduate credit hour

Our standard tuition is $285/credit hour for undergraduate courses and $370/credit hour for master’s-level courses.

Textbooks and Ebooks

We provide textbooks/ebooks at no cost to all undergraduate, doctoral, and military-tuition-grant-eligible master’s-level students.

App Fee & Zero Entrance Exams

Our no-cost application can be completed at any time. There are no entrance exams. Start as soon as you wish. We begin programs every month.


200+ Programs
Find the Best Fit for You

Use our program finder to search all of our online degrees and certificates—or check out the top choices of currently enrolled veterans, including our BA in Intelligence Studies, BA in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Business Administration, or BA in Management.

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