Learn About Wes

  BA in International Relations and Global Security | School of Security and Global Studies

Master of Business Administration (MBA) | Dr. Wallace E. Boston School of Business

Having served in both the Army infantry and the Air Force, Wes began studying at AMU to help prepare for a post-military career with the CIA. While earning his MBA, however, Wes discovered his passion for entrepreneurship—which would, ultimately, lead to his founding several successful businesses.

Today, Wes credits his education for guiding him to create Warrior Lodge Media Group, a company that provides resources for veterans, active-duty servicemembers, and those interested in joining the military.


How He Did it 

Getting Started

Wes enrolled as an undergraduate after a friend from the Air Force recommended AMU.


AMU’s online classes allowed Wes to complete his baccalaureate studies while simultaneously serving on active duty in the Air Force.

Transfer Credit

Applying credits from previously completed programs allowed Wes to save time earning his bachelor’s degree.*

I was wrapping up with my master’s degree program at AMU, and I realized that I had all the tools I need from AMU to go ahead and start my own business...
Wes O'Donnell
BA, International Relations and Global Security

Rise to the Challenge

As the #1 provider* of education to the U.S. military, our mission is to provide affordable, high-quality, online education to all those who serve. The federal government offers a number of financial aid options to help you pay for school.