You’re driven to make the world a better place. We’re driven to help you succeed. At American Military University (AMU), you’ll study online with other motivated active-duty military, veterans, and civilian students worldwide who know it takes hard work, courage, and persistence to succeed.
AMU was founded by a Marine Corps officer in 1991 to provide military members with a portable, relevant, and affordable education. Today, the university is proud to be the #1 provider of higher education to the U.S. military, as reported by Military Times, 2017.
At AMU, you’ll find instructors who are former leaders in military, national security, or business who bring their field-tested skills and strategies into the classroom. And we work to keep our curriculum and content relevant to help keep you ahead of industry trends.
- 200+ online degrees and certificate programs that start monthly
- Affordable tuition with grants for military-affiliated students
- Federal student aid and military tuition assistance accepted
- Ebooks provided at no charge to students in undergraduate courses
- Possible transfer credit for academic credits, military experience, or on-the-job training
- Part of American Public University System which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission – the same as the U.S. Air Force Academy
- Accepts students in the USA and around the world
Tuition Grant for Military-Affiliated Students
We offer our military-affiliated students a tuition grant that caps undergraduate tuition at $250/credit hour (military TA limit) and graduate tuition at $325/credit hour. This grant is for U.S. active-duty servicemembers, Guard, Reserve, military spouses and dependents, and veterans.