Online University for the Military

American Military University (AMU) is the #1 provider of higher education to the U.S. military*. 

As a top online university supporting the nation's servicemembers, AMU provides quality and affordable online education to U.S. Armed Forces, members of the public safety, service and national security communities, and working adults in a wide range of fields. At AMU, we have earned our reputation as a leader in online higher education by always focusing on you: the student. We were nationally recognized by the prestigious Sloan Consortium for quality online education in 2009; and in 2009 and 2010 received their effective practices award.

  • 190+ online certificates and degrees
  • No admission fees
  • Federal Student Aid and Armed Forces Tuition Assistance accepted
  • Book grant** 

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

Explore our branch-specific pages by clicking the insignias below or explore all our programs.

Air Force     Army     Coast Guard     Marines     Navy

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

**Our Undergraduate Book Grant provides textbooks, e-books, and other course materials at no cost for undergraduate-level courses for credit.

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