AMU Understands Your Needs as Coast Guardsmen

American Military University (AMU) is the #1 provider of education to the U.S. military* and a respected provider of higher education to adult learners working in the areas of national and homeland security, public safety, and beyond.

As one of the largest providers of academic programs to the U.S. Coast Guard, AMU offers the right blend of mission relevant courses and degree programs to those seeking to enhance their careers in a meaningful way. Our degree programs such as Homeland Security, Intelligence and Criminal Justice are tailor-made for those entrusted with protecting the public, our borders, and security interests around the globe.

Learn about AMU's participation in the SOCCOAST Servicemember Opportunity Colleges (SOC) Degree Network System.

Learn more about our services for veterans and military-spouses.

Many universities say they are "military-friendly", but what does that really mean? Learn what to ask your school to see if they are truly military-friendly.

Browse our programs and schools below or contact our military education coordinator in your area to discuss your educational goals.

*Based upon 2012 DoD enrollment figures for U.S. servicemembers.

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