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Vet-fvckers is what they are.BrightOther
Vet-fvckers is what they are. Their Veteran's Service Office is severely lacking. Veteran's relying on using their GI Bill, beware. I've been to two other schools that are brick and mortar (Tallahassee Community College and Florida State University). Those two schools were actually VETERAN FRIENDLY. By that, I mean if you were relying on your GI Bill to pay for your tuition they would defer your tuition payment until you received your benefits. American MILITARY University doesn't do this. They put the veteran in a financial bind by requiring immediate payment at the time of registration. So, if the vet is directly out of service and wants to better themselves through further education, AMU requires you to already have the money OR TAKE OUT A LOAN so that you can pay them in advance FOR THE BENEFITS THAT THE VET HAS ALREADY EARNED. I contacted the VA GI Bill office and they said that the school could request an advanced GI Bill payment for me in order to cover tuition. I contacted AMU again to inquire as to whether or not they could do this for me, they said "uh yeah, we don't do that". It's bad when the VA says that AMU has a horrible rep when it comes to money. The VA has to go round for round with them. DON'T BE FOOLED BY "MILITARY" being in their title. I was, and I'm extremely disappointed that the two PUBLIC COLLEGES I attended rep better than this place. Their Financial Aid Office isn't much better. Go ahead and fill out your FAFSA application online at fafsa.gov, list AMU as the school you're attending, and be told by the Fin Aid Office at American MILITARY University that it wasn't completed in time even though it is stamped that it was processed 5 days prior to the due date and get screwed out of a $3717 pell grant. The worst part of both offices is that they deliver the bad news to you via email on Friday afternoons between 1630-1700 EST.
2nd Year Male -- Class 2015
University Resource Use: B-, Faculty Accessibility: F
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The Information Systems Security program is top notch.Not so bright
The Information Systems Security program is top notch. I still have 7 courses to complete for my Undergraduate degree. However the courses taken to this point allowed me to easily pass the CISSP associate certification. The courses were geared perfectly to this exam, however you must apply yourself and have the ability to be self reliant.
2nd Year Female -- Class 2016
Education Quality: A+, Social Life: C
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Excellent University.Quite BrightHistory/Histories (art history/etc.)
Excellent University. I was truly a surprise to find them on par with the 2 other brick and mortar Universities I attended prior to attending AMU. They are truly the gold standard in online education. I highly recommend for those working adults who are able to learn and retain information on their own.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2016
Education Quality: A+, Social Life: C
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