Online Programs from AMU’s School of Arts and Humanities

Earn a respected and affordable degree from American Military University. Our adult learners include including those in military, defense, national security, and public safety sectors, as well as other mission-driven civilians. AMU’s coursework is online with no set login times, giving you the flexibility to earn a degree or certificate at a pace that fits your schedule.

Welcome to American Military University’s School of Arts and Humanities. Our programs include:

  • Communication
  • General Studies
  • History, including American History, Civil War Studies, and Military History
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • Sociology

Check out all of the programs in the School of Arts & Humanities.

Top reasons adult learners choose AMU’s School of Arts and Humanities:

Faculty with real-world knowledge
Our faculty share their practical experience from government, the military, media enterprises, associations, and foundations to enhance your learning.

A Foundation for Success
Coursework that will exercise your skill in critical thinking, problem solving, communication, and collaboration—the roots for any calling in life.

Lively and interactive curriculum
Our foundation course in Communication, a class every undergraduate takes, is media-rich and engaging.

Our Psychology 101 class is responsive, adjusting content delivery until you demonstrate topic mastery through periodic knowledge checks.

Accredited
AMU is part of American Public University System, which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). This accreditation acknowledges the rigor of our programs and the respect they have earned.

3 reasons adult learners choose AMU:

  • Affordability: With a military grant, tuition is $250/credit hour (undergraduate) and $325/credit hour (master's and graduate certificate) and no-cost textbooks and ebooks for those enrolled in undergraduate classes
  • Online convenience
  • Flexibility: Monthly start dates, no set login times

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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 $270/credit hour standard rate Master’s Degree & Graduate Certificate $325 per credit hour $350/credit hour standard rate

Transfer Your Credits

Your degree may be closer than you think.

93% military & military-affiliated undergraduates applied transfer credit

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

Learn from a nationally recognized leader in online education.

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.

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

Accredited by the Higher Learning Comission

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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After you submit your application, an admissions representative will walk you through the steps you need to get started.

Classes begin October 7.

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