Take charge of your education.
You’re driven to make the world a better place. We’re driven to help you succeed. At American Military University (AMU), you’ll find other motivted active-duty military, veterans, and civilian students worldwide who know it takes hard work, courage, and persistence to succeed. Come discover how our award-winning, accredited education can help you reach your next level.
Part of the accredited American Public University System (APUS).
Roots in the military. Relevant to all.
A Marine Corps officer founded AMU in 1991 to provide military personnel with a portable, relevant, and affordable education. Today our mission extends to those in defense, national security, public safety, and related communities. With more than 400 veterans on our faculty and staff, we have the experience and knowledge to help you navigate your educational path.
All times are Eastern Time (ET). Select a calendar event to view more details.View full calendar
View highlights from Commencement 2017.
Turning dreams into reality: what students are saying about AMU.
Everyone here wants to see you succeed.
Like schools with physical classrooms, here you'll find field-tested professors to learn from, other working adult students to relate to, and academic and career coaches to guide you. Plus, our award-winning online library and helpful blogs and newsletters are always right at your fingertips.
From course planning to goal setting, our academic advisors help our undergrad and graduate students everyday.
Meet your advising team
Our social media network is a great way to connect with our community of students, faculty, and staff.
View social communities
Our career coaches help students and alumni with resumes and interviewing tips, career fairs, and more.
Visit career services
*Number one provider of education to the U.S. military according to 2016 DoD data as reported by Military Times, 2017.