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American Military University (AMU) is proud to be the #1 provider of higher education to the U.S. military, based on FY 2017 DoD tuition assistance data, as reported by Military Times, 2018. At AMU, you’ll find instructors who are former leaders in the military, national security, and the public sector who bring their field-tested skills and strategies into the classroom. And we work to keep our curriculum and content relevant to help you stay ahead of industry trends.

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What is a military and veteran friendly university?

As a servicemember, veteran, or a military spouse, you might be looking to complete your education at a university that is military-friendly. But what exactly does that mean? Here it means we understand your unique challenges and have a dedicated staff to support you. It means we offer these military-affiliated student benefits to limit your out-of-pocket costs:

  • A tuition grant that currently caps our undergraduate tuition at $250/credit hour (the military TA cap) and graduate tuition at $325/credit hour for U.S. active-duty servicemembers, Guard members, Reservist, military spouses and dependents, and veterans.
  • Textbooks and/or e-books provided at no charge to students earning undergraduate academic credit, with no impact on military TA.
  • Technology fees covered by grants for U.S. active-duty military servicemembers, and for Guard and Reserve personnel when using military tuition assistance.
  • Accessible online courses with no set login times that let you study whether on a rotating work shift or on deployment.
  • Possible credit for military education and training courses including CCAF, JST, DANTES, and ACE-evaluated training.

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  • Accounting

    Associate of Science

    Learn the basics of bookkeeping, accounting and auditing.

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  • Business Administration

    Associate of Arts

    Prepare for the professional world through general education and business fundamentals.

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  • Communication

    Associate of Arts

    Gain the interpersonal and group communication skills required for success in all professions.

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  • Computer Applications

    Associate of Science

    Acquire the core concepts of IT, from computer systems and algorithms to application design and development.

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  • Counter Terrorism Studies

    Associate of Arts

    Acquire the basics of national or international security by studying terrorists' weapons, motivations and vulnerabilities.

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  • Criminal Justice

    Associate of Arts

    Learn the fundamentals of criminal justice theory, terrorism and law enforcement objectives and administration.

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  • Database Application Development

    Associate of Science

    Understand the principles, methods, tools, and technologies associated with database application development.

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  • Early Childhood Care and Education

    Associate of Arts

    Explore healthy child development practices that are utilized in a variety of childcare and educational settings.

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  • Explosive Ordnance Disposal

    Associate of Science

    Explore the history and science of explosives and the basics of emergency response to terrorist incidents.

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  • Fire Science

    Associate of Science

    Learn the science behind fires, the history and philosophy of fire prevention bureaus and their use of fire codes.

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  • General Studies

    Associate of Arts

    Develop a solid foundation for academic achievement via required core classes and elective courses of your choice.

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  • Health Sciences

    Associate of Applied Science

    Gain a core of knowledge useful in a variety of medical-service related fields.

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  • History

    Associate of Arts

    Gain a historical education by exploring the pivotal events and people that have influenced modern civilization.

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  • Hospitality

    Associate of Arts

    Study the fundamentals of restaurant operations, including purchasing and storage, food service sanitation, marketing and sales and more.

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  • Management

    Associate of Arts

    Explore the theoretical concepts and practical applications required to manage a global workforce.

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  • Military History

    Associate of Arts

    Learn the origins of armed conflict via an examination of global military powers, war doctrines, pivotal battles, political leaders and foreign policies.

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  • Paralegal Studies

    Associate of Science

    Gain the analytical, technical, and interpersonal skills used in a variety of legal departments.

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  • Public Health

    Associate of Science

    Acquire the dynamic, political, and controversial aspects of the public health field.

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  • Real Estate Studies

    Associate of Arts

    Examine the basic process, licensing requirements, and personal attributes required to succeed in the real estate field.

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  • Retail Management

    Associate of Arts

    Gain the basic skills required to effectively manage a variety of retail organizations.

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  • Space Studies

    Associate of Science

    Designed by a former NASA astronaut, you'll analyze current and historical concepts in astronomy, planetary science, space policy, and space flight, with hands-on labs in many of your core courses.

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  • Supply Chain Management

    Associate of Arts

    You'll learn the complex concepts, functions, and language around the supply chain industry related to moving materials, information, and finances from supplier to customer.

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  • Technical Management

    Associate of Applied Science

    Compliment prior work or educational experience with an analytical, managerial approach to technical occupations.

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  • Weapons of Mass Destruction Preparedness

    Associate of Arts

    Acquire a fundamental understanding of extremist groups, terrorism theory, terrorist weapons and national security.

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  • Web Publishing

    Associate of Science

    Gain experience with layout, navigation, graphics, HTML, CSS, and other technology necessary to develop websites.

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  • Accounting

    Bachelor of Science

    Gain the theoretical knowledge, practical skills and research expertise required to address complex accounting issues.

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  • Business

    Bachelor of Arts

    Create your own personal path toward a degree which offers a generous 60 credits of electives, while exploring a variety of business disciplines.

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  • Business Administration

    Bachelor of Business Administration

    Acquire a core curriculum of management, marketing, law, finance, accounting, economics, and business strategy.

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  • Business Analytics

    Bachelor of Science

    Learn data analytics and mining techniques to help you meet your organization’s business objectives.

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  • Communication

    Bachelor of Arts

    Gain the knowledge and skills you need to be part of an evolving and dynamic communication industry, with concentrations in Strategic Communication and Digital Communication and Media Design.

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  • Criminal Justice

    Bachelor of Arts

    Learn the foundations of criminology via courses in juvenile issues, corrections and incarceration, investigative procedures and techniques, forensics and more.

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  • Criminal Justice

    Bachelor of Science

    Examine criminal behavior and crime scene investigation theories while studying scientific analysis' role in the criminal justice system.

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  • Cybersecurity

    Bachelor of Science

    Learn to strategically assess, design, and implement superior cybersecurity defense systems in the public and private sectors.

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  • Electrical Engineering

    Bachelor of Science

    Use online-classroom instruction and hands-on lab experience to gain insight into the tools and technologies associated with electrical engineering.

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  • Emergency and Disaster Management

    Bachelor of Arts

    Study emergency management and safety strategies practiced by Homeland Security and other global protection agencies.

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  • English

    Bachelor of Arts

    Explore pivotal theories and works in English, American, and world literature.

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  • Entrepreneurship

    Bachelor of Arts

    Develop the knowledge base — marketing, management, operations, finance, accounting and more — necessary to be a successful entrepreneur.

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  • Environmental Science

    Bachelor of Science

    Study environmental policy and management issues, including stewardship of natural resources, pollution management, fish and wildlife management and hazardous materials.

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  • Fire Science Management

    Bachelor of Science

    Acquire an in-depth knowledge base on fire science and management, tactical fire operations, fire safety, firefighting leadership and community fire issues.

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  • General Studies

    Bachelor of Arts

    Attain critical thinking and communication skills via more than 100 courses spanning several academic disciplines.

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  • Government Contracting and Acquisition

    Bachelor of Arts

    Acquire an understanding of government contracting within federal agencies or military and civilian defense establishments.

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  • Healthcare Administration

    Bachelor of Science

    Helps you become knowledgeable in key areas such as accounting, legal and ethical principles, compliance, quality and safety, and informatics and analysis in a hospital, healthcare system, or medical practice.

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  • Health Information Management

    Bachelor of Science

    Learn the skills required to be a health information administrator in a variety of settings, from hospitals to insurance companies.

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  • Health Sciences

    Bachelor of Applied Science

    Advance previous military or civilian training with a thorough examination of the medical and health sciences.

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  • History

    Bachelor of Arts

    Study history's most fascinating events, people, and cultures — covering everything from the antiquities to modern Middle East history.

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  • Homeland Security

    Bachelor of Arts

    Develop a comprehensive understanding of terrorism, counterterrorism, hazard management, intelligence, law enforcement and U.S. security policies.

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  • Hospitality Management

    Bachelor of Arts

    Learn the basics of the hospitality field, including restaurant management, event planning, lodging and travel destination and tourism.

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  • Human Development and Family Studies

    Bachelor of Arts

    Study human development within the context of family, community and national and international culture.

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  • Information Systems Security

    Bachelor of Science

    Explore the educational theory and technical knowledge required to protect organizational assets from competitors and hostile agents.

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  • Information Technology

    Bachelor of Science

    Learn how to build and deploy networks, databases, web properties, and other IT-related assets.

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  • Information Technology Management

    Bachelor of Science

    Develop the problem-solving techniques required for facilitating computer-based solutions.

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  • Intelligence Studies

    Bachelor of Arts

    Learn to research, analyze, and convert data via courses covering national and international intelligence operations.

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  • International Relations and Global Security

    Bachelor of Arts

    Explore theories of civic engagement and social responsibility, modern global relationships, diplomacy, foreign policy, international organizations and global development.

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  • Legal Studies

    Bachelor of Science

    Gain insight into the U.S. court system, legal writing and research, legal practice, civil and criminal processes and the philosophy of justice.

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  • Management

    Bachelor of Arts

    Gain the management theories, concepts and practices necessary to organize, motivate and lead personnel in private, public and military environments.

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  • Marketing

    Bachelor of Arts

    Acquire the core skills of marketing, including advertising, public relations, promotions and events, market research, sales and ecommerce.

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  • Mathematics

    Bachelor of Science

    Explore advanced mathematical theory and analytical methods while sharpening critical-thinking skills used to solve science and technology problems.

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  • Middle Eastern Studies

    Bachelor of Arts

    Study Middle Eastern cultures, languages, religions, history, literature, politics, and more.

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  • Military History

    Bachelor of Arts

    Gain a comprehensive understanding of military historiography with a focus on global armed conflict.

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  • Natural Sciences

    Bachelor of Science

    Acquire a solid foundation in biology, chemistry, physics and earth science via an exclusively online program.

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  • Nursing

    Bachelor of Science

    Develop the professional skills of a Registered Nurse via courses designed for those who previously earned an associate degree.

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  • Philosophy

    Bachelor of Arts

    Explore myths, rituals, ethics, and morality through the teachings of global contemporary philosophers.

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  • Political Science

    Bachelor of Arts

    Examine theories of government, economy, and civil society's relation to contemporary political systems.

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  • Psychology

    Bachelor of Arts

    Study the human mind and behavior through the prism of developmental, organizational, and abnormal psychology.

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  • Public Health

    Bachelor of Science

    Examine public health issues in America and abroad, including the science, psychology and sociology associated with public health issues.

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  • Religion

    Bachelor of Arts

    Acquire a core understanding of the cultural, political and spiritual aspects of religion.

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  • Retail Management

    Bachelor of Arts

    Learn the theories and practical skills required to effectively manage a variety of retail operations.

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  • Reverse Logistics Management

    Bachelor of Arts

    Study reverse logistics as a key component in logistics management, retail management, engineering management and more.

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  • Security Management

    Bachelor of Arts

    Gain the principles and theories associated with various types of security, from international security to information security focused on protection of assets.

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  • Sociology

    Bachelor of Arts

    Study all forms of human behavior and interaction — from individuals and small groups to institutions and globalization.

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  • Space Studies

    Bachelor of Science

    Study space science, management, operations, economy and national security.

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  • Sports and Health Sciences

    Bachelor of Science

    Learn human movement and behavior and how it relates to exercise, fitness, nutrition and health and wellness.

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  • Sports Management

    Bachelor of Science

    Analyze, evaluate and synthesize core issues central to sports finance, marketing, sociology and ethics.

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  • Supply Chain Management

    Bachelor of Arts

    Focuses on leveraging your problem solving and critical thinking skills to begin to master the complex world of supply chain management – getting products from suppliers to consumers.

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  • Technical Management

    Bachelor of Applied Science

    Explore management theories and practices that are necessary to organize, motivate, and lead personnel in various capacities.

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  • Transportation and Logistics Management

    Bachelor of Arts

    Explore how public policy, economics and transportation factor into logistics management.

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  • Accounting

    Master of Science

    Gain the theoretical knowledge and research skills required to address complex accounting issues found in private corporations, governmental entities and more.

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  • Applied Business Analytics

    Master of Science

    Acquire the business skills necessary to excel as a problem solver and strategic thinker in a variety of industries.

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  • Athletic Development Management

    Master of Science

    Combine your commitment to optimize the training and development of athletes with your mission to own or manage a sports training facility or private coaching business.

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  • Business Administration

    Master of Business Administration

    Gain a graduate level understanding of the research and analytical capabilities required for corporate leadership or the entrepreneurial business world.

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  • Business Analytics

    Master of Science

    Learn to use data-mining techniques, apply business and big data analytics, problem solver, and think strategically to help meet your organization’s business objectives

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  • Criminal Justice

    Master of Arts

    Develop the professional skills necessary to assume leadership roles within the criminal justice field via coursework focusing on national and local security issues.

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  • Cybersecurity

    Master of Science

    Study a multi-disciplinary approach to preventing, detecting and responding to large-scale cyber threats and cyber attacks.

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  • Educational Leadership

    Master of Education

    Develop teaching experience with specializations in K-12 administrator and supervisory roles in public schools.

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  • Emergency and Disaster Management

    Master of Arts

    Examine the history, theory, response, relief and recovery associated with public emergencies, disasters, and catastrophes.

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  • Emergency and Disaster Management and Homeland Security

    Master of Arts

    Gain competency in emergency and disaster management, homeland security, hazard analysis and mitigation and crisis action planning.

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  • Entrepreneurship

    Master of Arts

    Explore practical applications of business theory in marketing, management and finance with a focus on the online experience of running a business.

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  • Environmental Policy Management

    Master of Science

    Explore the management tools and strategies used to resolve complex environmental problems and controversies.

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  • Healthcare Administration

    Master of Science

    Helps you sharpen your strategic decision-making skills with an eye toward ethical leadership practices, leading a diverse workforce, and quality patient-centered care in a hospital, healthcare system, or medical practice.

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  • Health Information Management

    Master of Science

    Enhance leadership, critical thinking and problem solving skills with a focus on health data management and clinical decision-making.

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  • History

    Master of Arts

    Obtain a solid knowledge base of the key historical events, people and cultures that fundamentally shaped the world today.

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  • Homeland Security

    Master of Arts

    Develop an advanced-level comprehension of homeland defense, intelligence methods, terrorism, emergency management, public health and information security.

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  • Humanities

    Master of Arts

    Evaluate humankind's fundamental topics through courses in humanities, social science, and natural sciences.

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  • Information Technology

    Master of Science

    Study the development and implementation of information systems via coursework on database systems, object-oriented analysis and more.

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  • Intelligence Studies

    Master of Arts

    Gain an expert understanding of strategic intelligence analysis, collection, operations and the best practices associated with each.

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  • International Relations and Global Security

    Master of Arts

    Study the complex world of international relations and conflict resolution via a comparative study of complex international systems.

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  • Legal Studies

    Master of Arts

    Expand existing knowledge of law, legal doctrines, legal concepts and a variety of workplace legal issues.

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  • Management

    Master of Arts

    Explore leadership and organizational management theories and the concepts and practices required to develop strategic business initiatives.

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  • Military History

    Master of Arts

    Learn the historiography of the military and the warfare that shaped future civilizations via courses on strategy and leadership tactics.

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  • Military Studies

    Master of Arts

    Study strategic military operations, warfare and noteworthy military leaders in both a historical and modern context.

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  • National Security Studies

    Master of Arts

    Acquire an extensive comprehension of national and international security policy with a focus on security and intelligence analysis.

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  • Nursing

    Master of Science

    Study the advanced nursing theories and practices that are essential to the provision of safe, patient-centered healthcare.

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  • Nursing RN-MSN

    Master of Science

    Prepares you with the skills and competencies to be a nurse educator or nurse leader, while earning both a BSN and an MSN in this single program.

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  • Online Teaching

    Master of Education

    Learn how to manage a K-12 online/virtual classroom or school while sharpening your ability to help students achieve success through digital learning.

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  • Political Science

    Master of Arts

    Explore American government theory and process, comparative politics, contemporary political institutions and political philosophies.

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  • Psychology

    Master of Arts

    Combine scientific theory and principles with academic research via coursework on social and cultural diversity, assessment, personality and psychopathology.

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  • Public Administration

    Master of Public Administration

    Acquire an advanced-level understanding of public policy, administrative theory and the goals and challenges of public administration.

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  • Public Health

    Master of Public Health

    Gain an in-depth knowledge base on biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, health policy and management and social and behavioral sciences.

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  • Public Policy

    Master of Public Policy

    Establish expert comprehension of the leadership skills required for research and data analysis, communication and creative thinking.

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  • Reverse Logistics Management

    Master of Arts

    Gain advanced level knowledge of reverse logistics management, including retail and engineering management in military or civilian business environments.

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  • Security Management

    Master of Arts

    Acquire an expert understanding of asset protection, loss prevention management, security program evaluation and security management ethics and administration.

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  • Space Studies

    Master of Science

    Examine the various challenges of the space industry, including vital historical events, the impact of politics, economic struggles and more.

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  • Sports and Health Sciences

    Master of Science

    Learn how to design effective movement programs for people to reach their goals in athletics, fitness and general wellness.

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  • Sports Management

    Master of Science

    Gain the fundamentals and social context of sport in historical and modern society, with a focus on sports law, marketing, promotion, public relations, finance and economics.

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  • Supply Chain Management

    Master of Arts

    Focuses on the major areas of the supply chain management industry from a global perspective as you consider supply chain information, logistics network design, process/product flows, and process improvements for supply chain efficiencies.

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  • Teaching

    Master of Education

    Enhance previous effective teaching knowledge with coursework focused on instruction, curriculum and professional development.

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  • Teaching Elementary Education

    Master of Education

    Study the theories, challenges, goals and practical applications of teaching K-6 students.

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  • Teaching Secondary Social Studies

    Master of Education

    Advance a bachelor’s degree with an in-depth exploration of teaching secondary students the political, geographic, economic and social world.

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  • Transportation and Logistics Management

    Master of Arts

    Learn the principles, policies, trends and current issues within the air, maritime and ground transportation fields.

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  • Global Security

    Applied Doctorate

    Develop an expert understanding of global security, with a focus on how it impacts domestic security and foreign policy.

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  • Strategic Intelligence

    Applied Doctorate

    Study the activities and relationships between actors in the global community, along with domestic intelligence topics and issues of strategic concern to the U.S.

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  • Accounting

    Graduate Certificate

    Enhance existing accounting knowledge via courses breaking down advanced accounting topics.

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  • American History

    Graduate Certificate

    Explore the origins and judicial interpretations of the U.S. constitution as well as the history of our popular culture from the Revolutionary War to the modern era.

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  • American Revolution

    Graduate Certificate

    Learn the political, economic and military factors that prompted the Revolutionary War from both the British and American perspective.

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  • Ancient and Classical History

    Graduate Certificate

    Gain a thorough understanding of ancient Greece and Roman history from their beginnings to the Age of Constantine.

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  • Athletic Administration

    Graduate Certificate

    Acquire the leadership, planning, marketing, budgeting and fundraising skills used when managing athletic programs in an administrator role.

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  • Business Essentials for the Security Executive

    Graduate Certificate

    Develop a business background with a focus on security executives who manage personnel, budgets, and operations.

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  • Child Life

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Learn a range of therapeutic activities designed to assist children and families facing stressful events.

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  • Civil War Studies

    Graduate Certificate

    Explore the operational command structure and the evolution of tactical command and control during the antebellum period, Civil War years, and the Reconstruction era.

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  • Climate Change Awareness and Leadership

    Graduate Certificate

    Learn the science behind climate change and global warming and its impact on the environment and society.

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  • Cloud Computing

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Study cloud computing via coursework covering virtualization and network installation, data security, governance and compliance.

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  • Competitive Intelligence

    Graduate Certificate

    Acquire a core understanding of intelligence processes and procedures in the commercial community, national security policy, corporate finance and criminal intelligence.

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  • Computer Systems and Networks

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to configure, install, manage and administer basic network infrastructures.

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  • Counterintelligence

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Examine how the U.S. uses counterintelligence and covert action to protect national security and global interests from adversaries.

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  • Counterintelligence

    Graduate Certificate

    Expand a fundamental understanding of counterintelligence by studying the ongoing national security challenges faced by the U.S. and its allies.

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  • CPA Examination Preparation

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Fulfills the education requirements for business students to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.

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  • Cybercrime

    Graduate Certificate

    Study digital forensics tools and the techniques used to detect and verify cyber terrorism, cyber warfare, cyberstalking and cyberbullying.

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  • Cybercrime Essentials

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Study digital forensics tools and techniques used to detect and verify cybercrime, cyberterrorism, cyberwarfare, cyberstalking and cyberbullying.

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  • Cybersecurity

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Examine the tools, techniques and methods used by cybersecurity experts to keep computer systems and sensitive information secure.

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  • Digital Forensics

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Study the various forensics models used to identify, collect, analyze and present cybercrime evidence.

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  • Digital Forensics

    Graduate Certificate

    Examine the methods for collecting and analyzing digital devices and data associated with cybercrime investigations.

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  • e-Commerce

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Advance knowledge of ecommerce architecture, tools and technologies, analytics, videography and search engine optimization (SEO).

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  • Emergency and Disaster Management

    Graduate Certificate

    Gain insight into emergency operation centers along with hazard analysis, mitigation, planning and recovery.

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  • Emergency Management

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Gain the core knowledge required to manage disaster planning and emergency operations, including risk assessment, crisis communication and disaster mitigation and recovery.

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  • Emergency Management Executive Leadership

    Graduate Certificate

    Develop leadership skills in relation to crisis planning and management, risk assessment and disaster response and recovery.

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  • Employee Relations and Engagement

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Enhance leadership skills and the ability to create positive employee relations with a solid foundation in labor relations and dispute resolution.

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  • Enterprise Web Applications

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Learn how to apply and use object-oriented programming (OOP), HTML, JavaScript, and Java (J2SE & J2EE).

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  • Enterprise Web Applications Using Dot Net

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Study the principles and leading practices necessary to design, develop, test and implement web applications using the .NET framework.

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  • Environmental Hazard Mitigation and Restoration

    Graduate Certificate

    Learn the core theories and practices associated with emergency and disaster management and environmental science and restoration.

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  • Environmental Planning and Design

    Graduate Certificate

    Develop strategies for implementing sustainable design practices at the landscape scale.

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  • Environmental Risk Assessment

    Graduate Certificate

    Investigate the use of management tools and strategies to resolve complex environmental problems and controversies.

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  • Environmental Sustainability

    Graduate Certificate

    Focuses on the impact of energy and environmental policeis, economics, global resource allocation on the implementation of sustainability practices and design.

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  • Environmental Technology

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Acquire a foundational understanding of hazardous materials and waste management, environmental law and enforcement and the management of pollution.

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  • European History

    Graduate Certificate

    Explore early European history, from the rich antiquities of the medieval church, to the rise of the Papacy and the Renaissance.

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  • Executive Coaching

    Graduate Certificate

    Get the tools you need to help individuals hone their leadership with this certificate, aligned to Board Certified Coach and International Coach Federation Certified Professional Coach competencies.

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  • Executive Law Enforcement Leadership

    Graduate Certificate

    Study vital aspects of law enforcement executives, including police administration, grant writing and organizational management and development.

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  • Explosive Ordnance Disposal

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Learn the science, history, construction, handling and disposal techniques associated with explosive substances.

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  • Family Studies

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Prepare for working with children, youth and family services with a focus on the military family structure and issues.

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  • Fire Science

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Gain a foundation in fire sciences, including the essentials of fire behavior and combustion, fire prevention and protection systems, emergency services and more.

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  • Fish and Wildlife Management

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Examine the policies, regulations and technical approaches to managing fish and wildlife population control and conservation.

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  • Fish and Wildlife Management

    Graduate Certificate

    Gain a complex understanding of ecological functions, environmental laws and the management of fish and wildlife populations.

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  • Forensics

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Learn the basics of forensics, including criminal behavior, profiling, evidence collection and processing and criminal law.

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  • Foundations of Homeland Security

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Gain a broad knowledge base of homeland security threats, homeland security, emergency and disaster management and intelligence analysis.

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  • Global Environmental Management

    Graduate Certificate

    Develop strategies to address challenging global issues, with a focus on environmental policy and management theory.

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  • Government Agency Administration

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Be better prepared to head a government agency by gaining the knowledge and skill needed to the knowledge and skill needed to manage budgeting, communication, human resources, and policymaking as a government agency administrator.

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  • Homeland Security

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Explore major national security threats, from weapons of mass destruction to security vulnerabilities and homeland defense.

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  • Homeland Security

    Graduate Certificate

    Acquire the ability to expertly evaluate defense tactics by studying weapons of mass destruction, terrorism, intelligence and consequence management.

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  • Human Capital Leadership

    Graduate Certificate

    Examine the processes, strategies and practices used by companies and managers to effectively leverage various levels of human capital.

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  • Human Resource Management

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Develop a basic understanding of employment relations and development and other aspects vital to the human resources field.

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  • Infant and Toddler Care

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Study the implementation of infant and toddler programs in group care settings via coursework covering developmental milestones, abnormal development and disease and more.

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  • Information Assurance

    Graduate Certificate

    Learn the skills needed to detect threats and secure vital information assets across enterprise networks for government agencies.

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  • Information Security Planning

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Examine the principles of information systems attack and defense, secure network design and business continuity planning.

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  • Information Systems Security

    Graduate Certificate

    Develop an expert understanding of secure network design, security policies and programs, cryptography, business continuity planning and more.

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  • Information Systems Security Essentials

    Undergraduate Certificate

    Develop a core understanding of the five keys to information security: hardware, software, networks, people and policies.

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