StudentsReview :: American Military University (Other) - AMU Undergraduate Ratings
Search for Schools by Region

or within distance of city

Similar Schools

  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.

American Military University

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

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

American Military University
Average of All Schools
Average of schools in class

George Washington University
Harvard University
New York University
Georgetown College
Georgetown University
Boston University
Cornell University

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


American Military University has a lot going for it. The classes start every month, and the online environment is great for learning. Furthermore th...
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:...
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...
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 ...
Faculty and students are civil, respectful, knowledgeable, friendly and college material professionals. However, the course material do not reflect on...
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...
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...
15 hours from completing my Bachelors in Emergency and Disaster Management. The program is interesting and challenging, I have had only some minor pro...
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...
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...
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'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...
Fully Regional and Nationally accredited, AMU is the best deal and one of the toughest online universities out there!
Thanks for the negative comments as well. I almost made the mistake of attending this online school.
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 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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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...
No problems noted. Staff is knowledgeable, helpful, and courteous. Curriculum is contemporary, pertinent, and challenging. Students are knowled...
Great program, flexible classes and teachers, highly recommended!
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...
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...
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 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...
Develop a plan early for your college and career.
The on-line experience exceeded my expectations. It was reading intensive but the materials were well chosen and relevent. My degree definately helped...
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...
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...
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...
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...
This school is a colete sham. It is not regionally accrdited, but rather accredited by the Distance Education Training Council. The school was started...
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...

Recently Reviewed Colleges!

 University of California - Berkeley (CA) 1:negative

 Southwestern Michigan College (MI) 1:positive

 Dakota Wesleyan University (SD) 1:negative

 Rider University (NJ) 1:positive

 There are 23 more!

Compare AMUSave AMU

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→