A former Marine Corps officer founded the American Public University System for adults who both wished to continue their education but did not have time to enroll in a traditional program. APUS is a private, online university that is made up of the American Military University and the American Public University. Over 200 distance learning degrees are offered at the undergraduate and graduate levels. More than 87% of APUS’s students are working adults. Since 1995, more than 98,000 degrees have been awarded to students around the world.
Students enrolled in APU’s online BS in Cybersecurity program do not have to worry about how they will pay for school. This degree offers a generous transfer allowance, an undergraduate book grant, and a tuition reimbursement program for those employed at partnered institutions. Other degree highlights include:
- Monthly course start dates
- Concentrations: General, Wireless and Mobile Security
- $270 per credit hour
Courses are either eight or 16 weeks long. Classes will be held live at designated meeting times. Coursework can be accessed via the online platform or on the mobile app.