American Military University

American Military University

Charles Town, WV

Overview

4 Year Private Online

$0 BAH Rate

$1,054 Online BAH Rate

Yellow Ribbon Program

Credit for military service

GI Bill approved program

Military Tuition Assistance - approved programs

MyCAA approved

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Message from American Military University

American Military (AMU) was built for a mobile military population. Founded by a retired servicemember, we have been serving our nation’s military and veterans with portable, affordable, quality higher education since 1991. Offering more than 200 online undergraduate and graduate programs, AMU is proud to be the #1 provider of education to the U.S. military and veterans, based on FY 2019 Department of Defense tuition assistance and Veterans Administration student enrollment data, as reported by Military Times, 2020.

American Military University Military & Veteran Support Programs

American Military University offers the following veteran and military support programs:

Is American Military University a GI Bill®-approved school?

Yes, American Military University is a GI Bill® approved school. However, you will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is covered by the GI Bill®. 

Is American Military University a Yellow Ribbon school?

Yes, American Military University is a Yellow Ribbon school.

Eligible military and veteran students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero tuition costs out-of-pocket. You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is 100% covered by the Yellow Ribbon. 

Does American Military University offer Yellow Ribbon for master’s programs?

Yes,  American Military University offers Yellow Ribbon funding for master’s programs.  

Eligible students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero costs out-of-pocket. You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred advanced degree program is in fact covered by the Yellow Ribbon. 

Does American Military University offer a military discount or reduced tuition rates for military?

Yes, American Military University offers a military tuition grant to reduce tuition for active-duty military, National Guard members, and Reservists. 

What are American Military University’s tuition rates for military?

At $250 per credit hour for undergraduate and master’s-level programs, American Military University’s tuition rate for U.S. active-duty military does not exceed the Tuition Rate assistance cap of $250 per hour. This means that the student potentially may not have out-of-pocket tuition costs.  

What are American Military University’s online tuition rates for military and veterans?

U.S. active-duty military, National Guard, Reservists, and military spouses/dependents are eligible for a military tuition grant that does not exceed the Tuition Rate assistance cap of $250 per hour. This means that the student potentially may not have out-of-pocket tuition costs. Veterans may use GI Bill®® options toward tuition costing $285/credit hour for undergraduate programs and $370/credit hour for master’s-level programs.

Does American Military University offer online degree programs?

Yes, American Military University offers online degree programs. 

Is American Military University approved for Tuition Assistance?

Yes, American Military University is approved for Tuition Assistance.  

Eligible students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero tuition costs out-of-pocket. You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is covered by Tuition Assistance. 

Does American Military University offer master’s programs covered by Tuition Assistance?

Yes, American Military University has master’s degree programs covered by Tuition Assistance funding.  

Eligible active military students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero tuition costs out-of-pocket. You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is covered by Tuition Assistance. 

Is American Military University a military friendly school?

American Military University is considered military friendly. They feature veteran counselors, credit for military service, and are a Yellow Ribbon School. AMU has military education managers available to assist servicemembers co-located at bases nationwide. In addition, the school is approved for tuition assistance offering a reduced tuition rate for the military.

Is American Military University a MyCAA school?

Yes, American Military University is a Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) approved school.  

GI Bill®® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

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