American Public University System

Charles Town, WV
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American Public University System Review

Charles Town, WV, 111 W Congress St
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Career Preparation A
Students and Culture A-
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups B+
A-
Excellent

American Public University System is a large, private, four-year university enrolling 52,361 students and offering 127 degrees in Charles Town, WV.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at American Public University System.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Business
2,650 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
36
72
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping
70
Business Administration and Management
71
849
670
62
Commerce
117
11
Human Resources Management and Services
1
Information Technology Project Management
211
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
267
99
9
Marketing/marketing Management
26
Organizational Behavior Studies
0
Real Estate
15
19
Retailing and Retail Operations
6
12
4
Telecommunications Management
7
Word Processing
16
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Human and Social Sciences
2,565 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cultural Studies/critical Theory and Analysis
22
4
Family Systems
15
History
26
110
306
22
Human Development and Family Studies
1
Humanities/humanistic Studies
23
International/global Studies
461
540
62
International Relations and Affairs
112
133
Philosophy
12
Political Science
60
55
Psychology
261
72
Public Administration
131
Religion/religious Studies
38
Sociology
99
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Legal and Law
2,178 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Corrections Administration
6
Law Enforcement Administration
13
Criminal Justice
65
450
170
Crisis/emergency/disaster Management
233
133
14
Cyber/computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
5
Fire Science/fire-Fighting
39
41
Fire Services Administration
0
0
4
Forensic Science and Technology
53
5
Homeland Security
319
166
31
Legal Assistant/paralegal
50
26
Legal Studies
95
29
Securities Services Administration/management
99
68
11
Terrorism and Counterterrorism Operations
53
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Education and Liberal Arts
2,041 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Child Care and Support Services Management
108
Child Care Provider/assistant
102
17
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
74
Education
73
5
Educational/instructional Technology
4
Educational Leadership and Administration
18
English Language and Literature
90
General Studies
1,128
75
Health and Physical Education/fitness
45
Military History
15
42
90
5
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
38
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
4
101
7
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Healthcare
650 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
57
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
291
Public Health
73
122
84
Registered Nurse
23
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Computer Technology
569 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
0
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
175
91
25
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
4
Data Modeling/warehousing and Database Administration
9
3
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/technician
63
Information Technology
124
Network and System Administration/administrator
31
Web/multimedia Management and Webmaster
20
14
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Engineering
445 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aeronautical/aerospace Engineering Technology/technician
46
48
Environmental Science
222
Environmental Studies
96
29
Hazardous Materials Management and Waste Technology/technician
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Trades and Careers
74 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Explosive Ordinance/bomb Disposal
15
9
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences
7
27
16
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Hospitality
57 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Management
41
Meeting and Event Planning
5
Restaurant/food Services Management
11
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Mathematics and Science
5 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aeronautics/aviation/aerospace Science and Technology
1
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at American Public University System.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping
Aeronautical/aerospace Engineering Technology/technician
Aeronautics/aviation/aerospace Science and Technology
Business Administration and Management
Commerce
Child Care and Support Services Management
Child Care Provider/assistant
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
Masters in Transportation and Logistics, Class of 2015

It has many different programs, and is setup to make it easy to take classes, and still have the push to stay with the program.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Resources Management / Bachelor's Degree, Class of 2014

I'm not sure because I did not seek these services from the school.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Information technology, Class of 2014

Not many, it's online, however it provided me with knowledge in the field.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Emergency and Disaster Management, Class of 2012

There are networking opptunities, IEM memberships

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Master's, Class of 2010

Student Advisors, and job fairs.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
Masters in Transportation and Logistics, Class of 2015

Iti s all on-line - so the networking is via on-line. The majority of those taking classes are actually from the American Military University, so we get many different views of things that you get with the majority of the students being in the private world.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Resources Management / Bachelor's Degree, Class of 2014

I was an online student, the online classrooms seemed to have a mix of young and experienced students / professionals.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Emergency and Disaster Management, Class of 2012

As it was an online school, I really did not interact with the students often

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
Human Resources Management / Bachelor's Degree, Class of 2014

I was an online student, no comment.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Emergency and Disaster Management, Class of 2012

did not use the campus, so I don't know

Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 7 Reviews
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