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American Military University

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Students who would return
Would not - 27/10
Student Surveys
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Males: 29, Females: 8
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.4

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

American Military University
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George Washington University
Harvard University
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Georgetown College
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Boston University
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Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.9 High
Actual difficulty:3.7 High
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect

English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities


This school is a colete sham. It is not regionally accrdited, but rather accredited by the Distance Education Training Council. The school was started...
I've just finished my first year at AMU and am completely satisfied with the experience. For instance, I changed majors without a headache. As a matte...
I am active-duty military, and there is not a better University around for me, as I can complete my studies around my work, which has enabled me to ta...
15 hours from completing my Bachelors in Emergency and Disaster Management. The program is interesting and challenging, I have had only some minor pro...
Great programs, great teachers and a great learning enviroment. My only advice would be to fully intend on completing the degree you chose at AMU. A...
Fully Regional and Nationally accredited, AMU is the best deal and one of the toughest online universities out there!
The on-line experience exceeded my expectations. It was reading intensive but the materials were well chosen and relevent. My degree definately helped...
Some of the Professors like, Robert Pizzini (HSS) are horrible instructors and should not be allowed to grade students. I have had others like Shawn P...
This school is all about the money. Some classes the tests are built like crap. The system works half the time. Why do I pay 750 a class and I have to...
AMU is a good university. They have many programs and classes from which to choose from, however since I have decided to go into engineering, it would...
Great program, flexible classes and teachers, highly recommended!
AMU is nationally and regionally accredited. This accreditation issue is over. That said it was never an issue for me, because the quality of educat...
I'm sorry that there are folks out there who have had other than great service. I have been very pleased. The instructors are responsive, polite and h...
I looked long and hard at AMU for several years before deciding to enroll, and this website was one of the places that I search for reviews on AMU's q...
This school is great. Since I am overseas for 3 years my options for universities have been limited. Overall I am happy with the faculty, they have ...
This school is a scam. I have almost completed my degree there with a straight 4.0 GPA - unfortnately I found out that the majority of students get e...
I have been taking classes with AMU for 2 years now. My transfer-credits were evaluated and accepted fairly. As a soldier in the Army, this school p...
For a military member in a time of instability due to deployments, TDYs, and more work with fewer resources, AMU is an excellent alternative to tradit...
This school is a scam. I have almost completed my degree there with a straight 4.0 GPA - unfortnately I found out that the majority of students get e...
No problems noted. Staff is knowledgeable, helpful, and courteous. Curriculum is contemporary, pertinent, and challenging. Students are knowled...
AMU requires an extreme level of self dicipline and motivation in order to complete, this is absolutely not a diploma mill and anyone entering this in...
This is a great school if you have the time to apply your studies. I hear all too often about students doing minimal work and still getting an A. Whil...
I am only in my first semester at AMU and I can state that it will be my last. I?ve found the homework to be unchallenging, or mindless busy work. T...
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...
Though this school is perceived as predominantly military themed, I'd like to stress that it is perfectly suited for ANY student, regardless of milita...
I attended AMU prior to them becoming Regionally Accredited. I stopped taking classes with them as I wanted maximum transferability if I decided to go...
In short- I contacted AMU for general info; one year later, after choosing to attend this school, and after a transfer credit eval, I was disenrolled ...
Faculty and students are civil, respectful, knowledgeable, friendly and college material professionals. However, the course material do not reflect on...
I always wanted to work for the government with logistic background. I just did not wan to join the military. Low and behold, I found this school. Now...
Thanks for the negative comments as well. I almost made the mistake of attending this online school.
AMU is the only place to be for studies in the fields of intelligence, military,security and studies in terrorism. The faculty are the best in the b...
I was looking for a specific program to enhance my Naval experience. American Military University had just the right program. The class work is extrem...
I have been steadily pacing myself on a degree with AMU/APUS for just over 4 years. The Good: Great value, Book Grant, helpful support staff. The Bad:...
After being in HR and hiring so many good people who graduated from AMU/APU, I decided to go for my master's there and let me tell you, it's fantastic...
Develop a plan early for your college and career.
I have read several of the negative comments on this website and there isn't any grounds for the ngeativity. I am on my 3rd year at AMU and I will br...
The college is a JOKE!. they want you to spend 100+ hours on filing paper work for " SAP" appeals then tell you its not enough paper work. they gave m...
AWSOME, This is a very reliable university. DO NOT LISTEN TO THE NEGATIVE POSTS they are form a time when AMU was not regionally accredited and that ...
I feel sorry for the people on here who think AMU is just wonderful. Go to This website lists all acc...
all they want is your money. I live a busy life style with a full time job and then some. if you dont constantly take course and give them money they ...
I have been involved with AMU since 2002 and have always found their faculty to be among the best there is. I was an attorney in Vermont until I retir...
I'm a a Wounded Warrior veteran whom cannot attend a traditional school due to medical reasons. My degree is a specialized one; rarely offered anywhe...
American Military University has a lot going for it. The classes start every month, and the online environment is great for learning. Furthermore th...

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