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Never stop learning.

Your education is their reward.

Enriching the lives of students, one educator at a time.

Advanced education degrees provide you with research-driven skills to help you build a lesson plan for life. Whether you’re passionate about administrative leadership, K–12, higher education, student counseling, or child and family development, every step you take towards advancing your abilities is a giant step forward for the students whose lives you’ll enrich.

Through the AMU School of Education, you’ll interact directly with education experts in respected secondary and postsecondary programs each designed to be flexible with your busy career. Our popular certification programs are approved by the State of West Virginia and meet national or industry standards relating to your specific discipline. And you’ll learn alongside our supportive community of teaching professionals dedicated to shaping the future of education.

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Like schools with physical classrooms, here you'll find field-tested professors who teach you, other working adult students who relate to you, and understanding academic and career coaches who guide you. Plus, our award-winning e-library and helpful blogs and newsletters are always right at your fingertips. You may be learning online, but you won’t feel alone.

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of seniors evaluated their experience as positive

National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), 2012


of employers would hire another one of our graduates

APUS Alumni Employer Survey, January 2010-December 2015


of seniors would choose us again

National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), 2012


of our students return for another degree

American Public Education Fact Sheet, June 2013